Ray Cooper Eastbourne Lamb Folk Club

The Lamb  | Wednesday March 18th 2020

(01323) 728268
Doors 7.30 Showtime 8.00
Acoustic show
Ray Cooper is an English/ Scottish/ Irish, and now Swedish, singer/songwriter and multi instrumentalist.
Moving between rock, punk, pop and world music, and working as a singer, bass guitar player and cellist, hooked up with Oysterband in 1988. In 2012 they won 3 awards from BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards for best group, best album and best traditional track and were dubbed by fROOTS magazine as one of the 3 ‘Icons Of Folk’.
He moved to Sweden in 2000, went solo in 2013 and has since been touring Europe extensively. �His debut album Tales of Love War and Death by Hanging was released in 2010.
The album has a strongly historical theme and was recorded in a small log cabin in Sweden.
His second album Palace Of Tears released 2013. The latest album ‘Between The Golden Age & The Promised Land’ came out in 2018
Influences; ‘T-Bone Burnett, Ennio Morricone, Rick Rubin, Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, June Tabor, the folk music of Sweden and Scotland, America and everything I have heard’. On stage he plays cello, mandolin, piano, guitar and harmonica.

New song Circles https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HlIzXNU89ck

Sound of the Crowd and Nats “21st”


The Lamb  | Saturday 9th June  | 7pm

Join us this Saturday for some 80s beats with the totally tubular Sound of the Crowd.

Don’t miss  your favourite hits from Wham, Duran Duran, Eurythmics and Frankie goes to Hollywood.

It is also our lovely GM, Nats’, “21st” Birthday so head on down  to celebrate with her and the team…bring her a present if you must! #vodka

Call 01323 720545 to book