The Harvey Band
14th October 2011 saw the second visit to the Hinckley ACT of the Harvey Band, “A truly exceptional band crafted using the finest local ingredients to deliver a refreshing, full bodied flavour and mellow Celtic aftertaste.”
About The Harvey Band…
This fine brew combines unique, locally-produced material with traditional numbers and other well-known ingredients (such as Show of Hands and Paul Brady) to create a richly satisfying blend.
Ideal served at folk clubs and festivals.
Alan Harvey: Lead vocals, bodhran, whistle
Anne Bowden: Flute, whistle, cell
Bill Bates: Guitar
Booking and venue details
The entrance fee for the evening was £7 for members and £8 for non-members. The event started at 7.30 pm, with doors opening at 7.30 p.m.
A splendid evening’s entertainment. One of the most interesting examples of Celtic influenced music that we have seen for quite some time… – Keith London
The Hinckley ACT
Based in the Sketchley Meadows Business Park, Hinckley ACT is a high quality music venue that offers an informal and intimate atmosphere for concerts and for the monthly club nights, where musicians can come along and ‘take the stage.’ Established by company chairman, Keith London, on the premises of his firm Advanced Carbide Tooling (A.C.T.), the venue provides full stage and seating facilities, plus top quality sound and lighting equipment.
There is a licensed bar and ample free car parking.