Line Up Announcement – Harry Bird and the Rubber Wellies
Hoo ha! Hoo hoo ha! Travelling folksters Harry Bird and the Rubber Wellies will be presenting their intimate cabaret of joyful sing-a-long choruses and general participatory fun at Riba Rocks 2013. Pirates, lizards, cracks in the wall and Basque cyclists all inhabit the songscape. And a beard snood….
Based in Bilbao and Dublin principally, they have spent the last five years touring Ireland, the UK and mainland Europe playing bars, cafes, theatres, circus galas, festivals and folk clubs alike.Their debut album, “Long Way to Be Free”, appeared in 2009 on Hot Drop Records and their second, “The Bones on Black”, was released in March 2012. Their first 7″ vinyl single, “Kettle of Silver”, is out now and a third album is soon to follow, all being well.