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Skinner & T'witch had a cracking night at their 10th Pick n' Mix Showcase at The Grove Inn, Leeds, with Henry Parker, Peculiar Blue, and Captain of the Lost Waves!

Skinner & T'witch's 10th Pick n' Mix showcase - a little of what you fancy does you good! Saturday, July 15th, from 8pm (Doors open 7.30pm) at The Grove Inn, Back Row, Leeds LS11 5PL With...Captain Of The Lost Waves, Peculiar Blue, Henry Parker, and Skinner & T'witch! Entry by donation (pay as you feel) - suggested donation £5.

Skinner & T'witch's Pick n' Mix showcases some of the best of the emerging talent from in and around Leeds (& Skinner & T'witch!).

Captain of the Lost Waves - 'There are really no words created in the English language to describe the Captain. Based in Yorkshire, the Captain never does the same gig twice. Each show is unique, much like the Captain himself.' Eileen Shapiro, Louder Than War

'If you enjoy storytelling, music & theatre with both pathos and madcap expression at its core...then please come forth'. The Captain

Henry Parker - 'Henry Parker has a beautifully clear and precise finger picking acoustic guitar style...this isn't background folk club music, or filler, it's quite simply gorgeous.' FATEA

'A gifted young guitar player who has been impressing local audiences with his dexterity and choice of material'. Tykes News

Henry has twice been featured artist on the BBC Radio Leeds Durberville's Folk and Roots Show:

Peculiar Blue - Peculiar Blue are a three peice Acoustic / Electroacoustic / Indie band whose blend of heart warming and thought provoking love 'n' life songs has been in-sighting audiences around the UK and Europe now for around 10 years.

In that time they have established themselves as one of Yorkshire's front running acoustic trios and gained a loyal and ever extending fan base:

With...Skinner & T'witch