November 29 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
“21st century Music Hall”
Face Furniture are an acoustic duo, comprised of songwriter and poet Adrian May and double-bass player Murray Griffin. They record and perform songs and poems from Adrian’s CD and book “Comedy of Masculinity”, and from two new shows “The Ballad of Brian Bird and John Ball” (about the Peasants’ Revolt and Skiffle) and their newest collection “Discovering England”.
Face Furniture aim to specialise in witty and thoughtful songs, performed with commitment and musicality, somewhere on the borders of skiffle, poetry and 21st century Music Hall. With many decades of multiple musical experience between them, from writing songs for June Tabor to being in a Brum reggae band in the 1970s, they bring a seasoned and wry edge to every gig. They might look like a before and after advert for hair-restorer, but their aim is to be rootsy restorers of the world’s soul… MORE INFORMATION