The Pitmatics are a six-piece band performing a mix of their own material, well chosen traditional songs and contemporary covers. All members are versatile musicians and singers enabling the band to produce exciting and intricate arrangements with wonderful harmonies. In this podcast they perform highlights from their varied live set and chat to Invisible Folk Club host Jon Bickley about influences, backgrounds and how the band came together.
Ned Lawton - whistles, uilleann pipes, bodhran
John Birkby - mandola, guitar, banjo
Phil Underwood - melodeon, concertina
Heather Harding - keyboard, tenor horn, accordion
Caroline Riches - fiddle
Denise Dryburgh - percussion