Sunday 8 May 2022Kate Rusby Exeter Corn Exchange George Street Exeter Devon UK EX1 1BU https://exetercornexchange.co.uk/whats-on/kate-rusby/
Everybody loves and respects Kate Rusby, not just for her lovely voice, but for the way she has moved folk forward while remaining true to tradition...’ Sunday Times
“.... exquisite interpretations of traditional material from thepocket sized folk singer with the heartbreakingly tremulousvoice and bawdy Yorkshire wit” Daily Telegraph
Of all the stars in Folk Music’s wondrous firmament few shine as brightly as Yorkshire’s Kate Rusby.
A remarkable interpretive singer, Kate’s soulful vocals resonate with the wistful beauty of an earthbound angel. Inhabiting a lyric with unforced conviction – no matter how old or how modern – she has that rare ability to transport her audience, touching them emotionally and making each tune live vividly within their experience and imagination.
Audiences are sure to be thoroughly entertained by Kate’s choice of much-loved classics from her back catalogue stretching over a quarter of a century of music making together with a selection of fresh new songs from her most recent albums and new releases.
As ever, she will be joined on stage by the cream of British folk musicians who form her band. These virtuoso artists are sure to delight you with their exceptional talents.
Damien O’Kaneon guitar, electric tenor guitar and banjo
Duncan Lyallon double bassand moog
Nick Cookeon diatonic accordion
Steve Byrneson bouzoukiand guitar
The crossover appeal Kate enjoys is unprecedented for a folk singer and has been achieved without resort to compromise. Rusby’s wondrous singing and hugely engaging Yorkshire wit and the intuitive support of the band ensure that audiences will be treated to a truly remarkable and unforgettable concert experience.
7.30pm (doors 6.45)
Prices & Booking
£28, £20 for 60+/U16 (includes £1.00 booking fee)
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