True Strays

04 Apr 2024 20:00

True Strays are lifelong friends, songwriters and country boys – Joseph James and James Cameron – from Bristol. They are fast carving out a niche of their own in the UK Americana scene. Their music is a cathartic celebration of alternative roots americana and blues rock. Their songs focus on the dirt that life throws at you and how struggle can be transformed into something better.

The prolific song writing duo draw influences from classic sounds such as Neil Young, Muddy Waters, Fleetwood Mac.From the rock and roll circumstances of their first meeting in a sand pit in a playgroup 30 odd years ago, they have completed countless UK tours, supported bands such as My Baby and Elles Bailey, played their first European dates and over 70 festivals.

Support from Mat Walklate and Alex Haynes.

Two highly distinctive British blues artists who draw on the deepest blues roots to create fresh, relevant songs, expanding British Blues into new territory. Influenced by artists such as John Lee Hooker, Little Walter, and R.L. Burnside this collaboration between award winning harmonica player and singer Mat and renowned singer, guitarist Alex brings out the best in both artists.