John Crampton – Sunday 18.00
“John Crampton … hang on to your britches, the hurricane is a headin’ this a way…” Hebden Blues Festival.
Crampton is a blues and bluegrass musician born in London and self taught. A master of national steel slide guitar, banjo and harmonica, Crampton is influenced by the likes of Howlin’ Wolf, John Lee Hooker and Bukka White. Glowing reviews for Crampton are abundant – press call his performances “a crescendo of foot stomping blues and bluegrass”, say that “the sounds he produces have astonishing depth”, and that he is “totally compelling … furious energy”. Don’t miss his performance at 18:00 on Sunday!
The Pink Diamond Revue – Sunday 19.00
The Pink Diamond Revue are a drum and guitar duo from reading, fronted by Acid Doll, a model from another dimension… Mixing beats from current music with riffs, spoken word, samples and vocal harmonies from 50’s and 60’s music, they create a fresh electro sound. The Pink Diamond Revue are famed for their visual accompaniment to their sound, with a backdrop of b-movie clips and cine film -head to the stage for 19:00 Sunday for a truly immersive sound.