The Crew

Folk Music and Sea Shanties from the Isle of Wight


Folk Music and Sea Shanties

Formed in 2009, Island folk band The Crew produce a raw, rhythmic mixture of folk songs, sea shanties and morris tunes to get your toes tapping.

The Crew play traditional instruments - penny whistle, accordions, flute, mandolin, ukeleles, bodhrans, acoustic six string, tenor and bass guitars - while frontman Paul captains the band, commanding The Crew with his distinctive vocal take on well-known folk songs.

The Crew perform song/tune sets and ceilidh sets, or a mixture of both, and welcome audience participation.

The Crew are...

Paul

Paul

lead vocal / accordion / uke

Sue

Sue

accordion / vocal

Barry

Barry

guitar / mandolin / vocal

Phil

Phil

bass guitar / vocal

Jan

Jan

bodhran / flute / accordion

Lindsay

Lindsay

vocals / uke

Alice

Alice

penny whistle

Travis

Travis

guitar / vocal