The Fruity Pickers (arvo) The Ferriters (evening)


4:00 pmSunday, 1 August 2021


Drunken Poet

65 Peel St, West Melbourne

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Involving members of the Devil Goat Family String Band comes a trio called The Fruity Pickers who play old time and bluegrass music, Kate Connor on fiddle, Gus MacMillan on banjo, with the amazing vocals (and guitar) of Jane McCracken.

Maree, Seamus, Rory and Van make up Geelong's The Ferriters. Named after the last Irish Chieftain Pierce Ferriter, and playing Irish and Aussie trad classics and also Van Walker originals, including The King of the Irish Rebels, a song regarding their revered namesake, The Ferriters are a rare blend of old and new, Irish and Australian, and always a rollicking live experience.

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