Music and Mirth with Dave Pegg & Anthony John ClarkeFeaturing Dave Pegg (Fairport Convention) and Anthony John Clarke, Irish stand up and song smith supremo.Two legendary musicians and consummate entertainers unite for an evening of outstanding song and music. The friends draw from a wealth of hits and much loved songs for an evening of exquisite, outstanding music and a lot of humour.
DAVE PEGG - “In 1980, he joined Jethro Tull as bass player and spent 15 years with the band. As if playing in two bands was not enough, he set up Woodworm Records to produce and market Fairport’s albums. He also recorded a solo album.
“Dave has also co-organised Fairport’s Cropredy festival since the early 1980s. As well as recording and touring Dave is much in demand as a session player.
ANTHONY JOHN CLARK - There are very few places in the UK and Ireland that Anthony John has not played. His supporters are loyal and many, and the tributes he receives from his peers bear witness to the talent and hard work of one of the folk scene’s nicest guys. He retains his reputation as one of the top songwriters on the scene and his hard work and dedication to his craft are a credit to him. For him, songwriting is indeed a craft.