The Middlewich Paddies
| The Middlewich Paddies
started out as a six-piece band called Kinderton
Folk in 1980, in Cheshire in the the North of England.
As the years passed, so did some members of the band and the style of the band settled in the Dubliners mould. The size and shape of the band varied a little and guest artists came and went and in February 1990, the band recorded a selection of their best tracks at Swallow studios in the heart of Cheshire. Here the line-up was:
|During a successful tour of the
Isle of Man in 1992, the band recorded 18 tracks
on an LP 'Mann Alive'. Since then, after Mike
left the group, we tried a fiddler and recently
added our favourite guest, Ian Chambers' melodeon
to broaden the range. The band certainly looks
destined for greater things to come and is
proving very popular at venues all over the North-West of
If you want to know more about UK Folk Festivals try this link
|If you want to know more about
the kind of music played by the band, you could
do worse than to have a look at some of my other folk music links.
If you're interested in contemporary Christian music I have links for them too.
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