Live Dates

  • 06
    Aug
    Marston St. Lawrence, Northants, UK
    Marston St. Lawrence Church
  • 13
    Aug
    Ejea de los Caballeros, Spain
    Anfiteatro de la Ciudad del Agua
  • 20
    Aug
    Redditch, UK
    Morton Stanley Festival
  • 24
    Sep
    Canterbury, UK
    Marlowe Theatre
  • 26
    Sep
    Cambridge, UK
    J2, The Junction

News

Welcome Joy Nominated for Songlines Award

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We’re excited to learn that our latest album Welcome Joy and Welcome Sorrow has been nominated in the 2016 Songlines Music Awards, along with Sam Lee & Friends, Tcha Limberger’s Budapest Gypsy Orchestra and Monsieur Doumani. The winners will be announced in the June issue of Songlines, out on … more

Vapourer Nominated for BBC Folk Award

BBCradio2logoWe’re delighted to hear that the Vapourer has been nominated in the category Best Original Track in the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards, along with the Rheingans Sisters, Marry Waterson & David A. Jaycock and Rufus & Martha Wainwright. The award ceremony takes place at the Royal Albert Hall on … more

Australia and New Zealand confirmed

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We’re excited to announce that we’ll be touring Australia and New Zealand this coming March. ┬áSee Live Dates for details. Pictured above: WOMAD New Zealand

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2015 Highlights

2015 has been our best year yet for gigs, not only with some great UK dates such as WOMAD and Sidmouth but also a string of international outings, some highlights of which were:
Tonder
Tonder, Denmark
Sunfest
Sunfest, Ontario
Madrid
Caixa Forum, Madrid
Prague
Prague
Boulogne 2
Chateau Hardelot, France
Fuerteventura
WOMAD, Fuerteventura
Dranouter
Dranouter, Belgium
Thanks so … more

New Album Out April 13th

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The new Spiro album Welcome Joy and Welcome Sorrow will be released on Real World Records on Monday 13 April.

Recorded at Real World Studios, Jane Harbour (violin/viola), Jon Hunt (acoustic guitar/cello), Alex Vann (mandolin) and Jason Sparkes (piano accordion/piano) continue to break through the boundaries of their instruments … more

Copper Family Centenary Celebration

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We’re very honoured to be taking part in the centenary celebration of Bob Copper’s life and work at Cecil Sharp House in London on 24th January. The event is already sold out, but those lucky enough to have secured tickets will see a fabulous array of performers from the world … more

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