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DEAN OWENS AND THE SOUTHERNERS | SATURDAY 08 JUNE 2019

Dean Owens & The Southerners Award winning Scottish singer songwriter Dean Owens is widely hailed as one of UK’s finest troubadours, with fans including Trainspotting author Irvine Welsh and BBC legend “Whispering” Bob Harris. The title track of his most recent,

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UK Americana Bar TV Show | by Alan Cackett

UK Americana Bar TV Show https://www.alancackett.com/uk-americana-bar-tv-show For more years than I care to remember, country music in the UK has been treated shabbily, both within and outside of the entertainment industry. Homegrown talent has rarely gained the kind of support

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Reb Fountain won big at New Zealand Country Music Awards in Gore

Reb won big at New Zealand Country Music Awards in Gore, scooping up 2018 Recorded Music NZ Best Country Music Artist and APRA Best Country Music Song for ‘Hopeful & Hopeless’. ‘Hopeful and Hopeless’ is a song about people like

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2018 REVIEW

It seems like the right time to look back on 2018 as final preparations are being made for the 2019 season of shows at Little Rabbit Barn; and what a year it was, possibly our finest to date, and based

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Anzac hero’s haunting poem inspires soldier and singer Jackie Bristow

Peacekeeper Corporal Aaron Horrell risked his life to bring safety and sanctuary to others through two tours of East Timor and two of Afghanistan with the New Zealand army. Providing comfort to the brave Kiwi trooper were the haunting words

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THE UK AMERICANA BAR TV SHOW

Sam Millar and the lovely folk at The UK Americana Bar filmed our End of Year Show back in October 2017 and interviewed Sean Taylor, Elles Bailey and Angel Snow. They have just released the film onto YouTube. Please give

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LRB News | AMAUK Americana Music Awards | The LYNNes Saturday 24 February 2018

Robert Plant, Mumford & Sons and Emily Barker were among the big winners at the third annual UK Americana Awards, which took place in London last night (01 February 2018).     During a ceremony at the Hackney Empire, host

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KATY HURT | BELLE ROSCOE | WE ARE ALL FOSSILS | Saturday 26th August 2017

Tonight ‘We Are All Fossils’ opened with local based singer-songwriter Jakob Deist playing a short 30 minutes solo set. This is Jacob’s third appearance at LRB, twice before supporting the wonderful Red Sky July. WAAF played new previously unreleased material. With

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Christina Martin |Annie Keating | Nicole Silva | Saturday 08 July 2017

Tonight we celebrated Lyn’s Birthday with some sensational music, great company, excellent food and perhaps a glass or two among friends. Nicole Silva opened the evening with a 15 minute set of original songs accompanied by Adam Churchill on his Gretch

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FRED’S HOUSE |THE FLYIN’A’S | THE ROSELLYS | Saturday 03 June 2017

Tonight was the night for some UK Country rock music at Little Rabbit Barn with an Americana twist for what was, can you believe it, the 78th gig.  The twist? A debut appearance from The Flyin’ A’s who were introduced

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