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Sunday 22nd May 2022

Sam Sweeney Band

— Bristol Folk House
Sam Sweeney’s debut solo offering ‘Unfinished Violin’ saw him nominated for Musician of the Year at BBC Radio 2’s Folk Awards in 2019.
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Part of renowned contemporary folk band Bellowhead, Sam Sweeney’s debut solo offering ‘Unfinished Violin’ saw him nominated for Musician of the Year at BBC Radio 2’s Folk Awards in 2019.

Following this, Sweeney released his “mesmerising and irresistible” (Folk Radio) second album ‘Unearth Repeat’.

This latest release explores new sound palettes and incorporates a different line-up of instrumentation with the addition of double bass, keys, and both acoustic and electric guitars.

Live, Sweeney and his band’s inimitable musicianship makes for “an outstanding and deeply moving experience” (Songlines).

Presented by Bristol Beacon

Unreserved seated event

Age: 14+ (Under 18s to be accompanied by an adult)

Doors: 19.30
Start Time: 20.00

Artist Videos:

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Sam Sweeney - Steppy Downs Road
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Sam Sweeney Live at Woodchester Mansion • The Nest Collective
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Sam Sweeney Band - Steppy Downs Road - St George's Bristol - July 17th 2021
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Sam Sweeney - Highway To Warrington/Steppy Downs Road (live at Downend Folk Club)

Artist Audio:

Sam Sweeney
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