Julie July Band
Julie July Band are delighted to be performing at Costa Del Folk, Portugal in September 2021. The band has built a substantial reputation, originally based on reinterpretations and arrangements of the work of singer-songwriter Sandy Denny. Their 2021 Tour celebrates the 50th (!) anniversary of the iconic 1970 ‘Fotheringay’ Album including such songs as Pond and the Stream, Nothing More, The Sea, The Way I Feel, Winter Winds, Late November, Gypsy Davey plus some old favourites. The Band will also be performing songs from their own self-penned Albums 'Lady of the First Light' and latest release ‘Labyrinth’.
The band’s exciting line up for 2021 include:- Julie July (Vocals), Carol Lee Sampson (Keyboards), Bas William (Acoustic Guitar) and new members Dik Cadbury (Bass) from 1970’s Prog-Rock band Decameron, John Brunsdon (Lead Guitarist) from the UK’s leading Dire Straits tribute band and Mick Candler (Drums) Decameron, Magna Carta and supporting Phil Beer, Johnny Coppin and Steve Knightley amongst many others.
Inspired by Sandy’s work and the wider folk, rock and blues movements of the Sixties and Seventies. British Folk Rock at its best!
“Julie July and her band have delivered a first-rate collection of contemporary Folk Rock music. Quality songs, superb vocals and forthright lyrics delivered with skill, technique and conviction. Perfectly conceived, recorded and superbly realised - this is proof that she is one of the brightest talents in the UK right now” John O’Regan Journalist & Broadcaster - fRoots, Living Tradition, LCCR
Book your tickets now to see the July Julie Band at Costa del Folk Portugal 2021!