Fairport back in Boston

A LEGENDARY band who originated ‘folkrock’ music are to present a special evening in Boston when they visit Blackfriars Theatre.

Fairport Acoustic Convention will be performing at the Spain Lane venue on Saturday, from 7.30pm.

A five-piece band, they will present a mix of new songs and a fresh take on their classic repertoire.

They consist of Simon Nicol on vocals and guitar, Dave Pegg on bass guitar, Ric Sanders on violin, Chris Leslie on mandolin, fiddle and vocals and Gerry Conway on percussion.

Simon said: “We’re looking forward to visiting Boston again. We love the audience and Blackfriars Theatre is a great venue for live music.”

Tickets £18.50. To book call 01205 363108.