• Well...

    22 May 2007, 14:34 by Frumious

    ...I'm almost back! Just another 2 weeks or so & I'll be scrobbling till my heart's content.

    In the meantime I thought it'd be fair to spread the word about a couple of cracking groups I've seen this weekend. See, I'm back in England right now, and I've been taking in a couple of the (cheaper, smaller scale) music festivals, the most recent of these being Brigg Fiddle Festival.

    It was all pretty exciting, I'll try to keep it brief. Stop me if I ramble for too long about morris dancing in the sunshine!

    Friday afternoon was opened by the local fiddle group, then a fairly newly formed trio by the name The Workshy Profits. Now bear in mind this was a fiddle festival - strange place to be airing your renditions of Dolly Parton songs, no? Well their bossa-nova style version of Jolene went down a treat, had me grinning like a fool! Even singing Brigg Fair in Spanish wasn't enough to dull the smiles of the folky-types there. For me…