As some may already know, life changes have forced some tough decisions for the current Trowmen, so we're recruiting for some new blood! Requirements are fairly simple. Good voice, reasonably musical, love of sea shanties and beer, a confident stage presence and an utterly childish sense of humour. Got all these? Then contact us, NOW!! OIK, so there are some boringly practical elements (like time, commitment, some administrative skills and a driving licence) but otherwise we're pretty accommodating. So if…Read more
The Roaring Trowmen' are four hearty men from Bristol who sing sea shanties and songs of the salty deep with passion, power, humour and glorious harmonies.
Ellesmere Port Sea Shanty Festival
Fantastic and varied line-up. Over 36 different shanty groups performing over the Easter weekend. Tickets required for evening concerts only, see link. Festival organised by 'Shanty UK' www.shanty.org.uk
Tillier's Regiment of the Sealed Knot banquet
the Roaring Trowmen @ KWVs
Yet another FREE gig! (Our generosity knows no bounds..... ) A regular spot at our spiritual home. By then we should have added some new songs over the winter break, hopefully!
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Hunters Inn (featuring TEYR!)
Winter blues hit? In need of a Midwinter Break? Why not head down to The Hunters Inn for a romantic weekend away and catch a spell-binding double act of top quality folk music as well!
The Hunters Inn are offering weekend break deals on Friday 22nd - Sunday 24th January, for romantic couples and music fans alike. Music ticket prices can be included in your stay or purchased independently on the door at £8.
For full details please contact David at The Hunters Inn on 01598 763230
Winter Singaround at Bristol Brewhouse And Kitchen (Free entry)
Come join the Roaring Trowmen and friends for our quarterly salty singalong where everyone can sing songs. No experience necessary... Come get nautical with us!
Bradford Roots Music Festival
Weekend festival. First visit for the Trowmen. The programme looks amazing - you can see the list of acts here: -http://www.wiltshiremusic.org.uk/whatson/roots2016wend
The Roaring Trowmen @ Kingsdown Wine Vaults
We're back at the Vaults for another roaring good time! Shanties, crimbo style..... Free entry. Be prepared to drink, stomp, clap, shout, put money in a hat :-)
Fundraising event for Young Carers in Nailsea
Young Carers can feel isolated, and there is no club for them currently in Nailsea. A community group is trying to arrange activity days for Young Carers, with a long-term view to starting a permanent club. Landlord of the Ring O'Bells has allowed us to use his space for free, so tickets at £8 all go to this community group. Tickets available from the pub, Nailsea Music Shop or Celia: 07730712374. You'll get LOTS of Trowmen shanties on the night!
Wine Tasting and Shanty Evening
A Wine Tasting evening with a twist! Enjoy learning about some excellent wines to stock up on for the Winter and enjoy tales of the high seas as sung by leading Shanty crew The Roaring Trowmen, all the way from the ancient port of Bristol
Tickets £10 per person include tasting wines, nibbles and discount off any wine bought on the night Tickets available from The White Hart and Village Shop orNeil Burston 07834 709 037 or email email@example.com
Shanty Singing continues in the pub afterwards Free entry, “pay to get out” (ie hat passed round for a collection)
The Roaring Trowmen will again be hosting a singaround for local singers and groups to get together, sing together and hopefully learn new songs together! £Free entry.