Triple layer vocals, vigorously wielded stringy thingies, and some plausible anecdotal evidence will be on trial Sunday, as the Skiffy Rivets unravel musical tales brazenly stolen from bluegrass, folk, old timey, and swing.
We’re in for a real treat. Here’s the recipe: take a measure of Americana, Texas swing, folk and bluegrass, and mix with rich harmonies for forty minutes on the Rafters stage to produce satisfying, authentic and entertaining music. What better way to start the weekend than with a meal of live music! Continue reading
We always have fun at cafe One2one and although Pete is usually seen playing bass, when Holly and Sue came over recently, suddenly we had enough of Pete & the Skiffy Rivets band to let fly with a few songs. After a couple of songs at full throttle harmony, there was loud calls for more, so naturally we obliged. That’s why we look at bit weird in this Facebook post – we are providing some vigorous visual cues for audience participation.
It was such fun we were invited back to play a set at guest for Mark Laurent.
Mark Laurent and friends
Cafe One2one, 121 Ponsonby Rd, Ponsonby, Auckland 1011
Saturday 25 November 2017 7pm