New addition to festival : Pepperjam
Pepperjam started out playing around Hebden Bridge local pubs and clubs as a three-piece, gradually developing and growing into the larger ensemble that you will see today….
Live the band have been picking up admirers where-ever they go with the mix of reggae, ska and soul music – be it at a festivals in the sun or a small club in their native Yorkshire the result is the same – PARTY!!!
The collective past histories of the band members include – Black, The Ukranians, James, Little Chief, Laurel Aitken & The Pressure Tenants to name a few.
All the arrangements are entirely original and a collaboration effort of the band, arrived at by jamming and performing, constantly opening the songs up to fresh ideas and interpretations.
Members: Lorry Dowling – vocals and guitar, Rachel Kean – vocals, Kelly Heaton – vocals, Steve Andrews – guitar, Daz Jones – bass, Leigh Stothard – drums, Matt Lupton Levy – keyboards, Mike Taylor – trombone, James Jones – trumpet
Genre: roots ska n soul
Home Town: Hebden Bridge