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Massy Ferguson

Sunday 26 June, 2pm

Only good things can come from a band that named itself after a farm equipment company. Hailing from Seattle, Massy Ferguson produces songs steeped in the classic Americana of Uncle Tupelo, The Jayhawks, and The Backsliders, and rich with imagery of highways, truck-stop coffee, and bad motels.

Included with gardens only admission.

10 String Symphony

Sunday 31 July, 2pm

Duo 10 String Symphony began as a creative release valve for Rachel Baiman and Christian Sedelmyer, veterans of Nashville’s music scene. With their shared love of the 5­string fiddle, the duo pay homage to the American old­time tradition while challenging its limitations with unique arrangements and a bravely progressive melodic palette.

Included with gardens only admission.

Sean Taylor

Sunday 21 August, 2pm

Sean Taylor is one of the most exciting names on the roots and blues scene. He has supported John Fogerty, The Neville Brothers, Richard Thompson, Tony Joe White, Eric Bibb, Tom Paxton, Band of Horses, and Arlo Guthrie. In the words of Eric Bibb, ‘Sean Taylor is a wonderfully talented modern troubadour whose sincere, thoughtful songs pull you in… He swings. Check him out!’

Included with gardens only admission.

Sarah McQuaid

Sunday 4 September, 2pm

Sarah McQuaid returns to the American Museum in Britain for another captivating acoustic performance. Sarah’s new album, Walking Into White (2015), is her most honest and adventurous work to date, with a depth and texture of soundscape that are reflected in her beautifully crafted live shows.

Included with gardens only admission.

Mariachi Tequila

Sunday 30 October, 2pm

Celebrate the Mexican festival of Day of the Dead with Mariachi Tequila as they perform traditional Mexican corridos, boleros, rancheros, and jarabes.

Included with gardens only admission.

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