12th July 2012
Martin Carthy to open Whitby Sea Festival
Folk Superstar to open Whitby's new Festival
The new Whitby Sea Festival have announced that Martin Carthy will headline the Friday evening concert at the Resolution Hotel.
The multi – award winning artist has been one of the folk music scene’s leading lights for over 40 years. A great singer and guitarist, who can claim to have influenced Bob Dylan and Paul Simon, Martin continues to be an inspiration to many folk musicians all over the world. Despite his huge appeal, he continues to champion folk clubs and is equally at home in a stadium or more intimate venue, winning over audiences with his awe inspiring skill, easy charm and warm stage presence.
“This is a real bonus for our new festival and to celebrate we’re offering the chance to claim one of 5 pairs of tickets for the Friday Evening concert.” Just send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01287 660060 and leave your details. The first 5 names to be picked from the new additions to the list on Monday 16th at 6pm will get a pair of Friday concert tickets.
Whitby Sea Festival organiser, Jeanette Grainger
Whitby Sea Festival - 20-22nd July 2012 - The Resolution Hotel, Whitby