With an amazing 2018 behind them, 2019 brings folk/rock Holy Moly & The Crackers back out onto the stage with a brand new album and an army of growing fans. Come along for the ride - the craziest party in town always has room for one more!
Influenced by an eclectic range of music, HMATC play an exciting and visceral blend of rock, pop, folk, blues, Balkan, klezmer, ska and reggae. In the perfect collision of rowdy tunes, pumping danceability and compelling storytelling, this wrangling folk group present a medley of original songs and old time drinking tunes, both hilarious and thrilling, and sure to entertain!
HMATC released their album Salem in July 2017, receiving acclaimed reviews and radio play from several stations. The band have toured the UK twice, selling out venues across the country and appearing at festivals including Glastonbury, Boomtown Fair, Bestival and Beautiful Days. Salem's lead single, the barnstorming indie-rock anthem Cold Comfort Lane, was used for the end credits for the 2018 blockbuster movie Oceans 8.
"The musicians are stylistically dazzling"Bright Young Folk
with support from Chris Kipper Roberts
Chris Kipper Roberts is a singer-songwriter, originally from Wales but now living in Dorchester. Inspired by Woody Guthrie, Chris brings life like lessons to his original songs, writing material in a folky/Blues style. In 2001 Chris toured as support for Irish songwriter Damien Rice, and is set to support The Leylines and Gaz Brookfield this year, alongside a number of festival appearances.
7:30pm – Support by Chris Kipper Roberts
8pm – Interval
8:15pm – Holy Moly and the Crackers