Devonbird have bought an exciting new sound to the Devon folk scene and beyond in recent months.
Devonbird - Kath Bird Singer Songwriter, supported by Sophia Colkin (aka Squeak) on violin and Rob Wheaton on guitar, show their wide and versatile range and their passion for folk music ,both original and traditional. The trio combine foot stomping jigs and reels with haunting ballads and songs often having their origins in old Devonshire folklore and dialect.
They have been described as having a clarity and purity of sounds both vocally and instrumentally which is both profoundly soul touching and magical
They have been touring local folk clubs are being seen at folk festivals and have appeared on national and local radio.
Their first studio recorded album "Hangman's Daughter" they have teamed up with well known folk producer Mark Tucker .It is a mixture of hard hitting original songs such as The Brae combined with haunting folk songs such as My Purty Jane sung in the Devonshire Dialect.