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Son of skiffle star Lonnie Donegan to gig at Cossington
12:00am Sunday 6th October 2013 in What's On
SKIFFLE star Lonnie Donegan is to be celebrated in an up-tempo concert at Cossington Village Hall on October 19, from none other than his son, Peter.
Peter Donegan stars with The Lonnie Donegan Band, playing all the old favourites from the Glaswegian’s repertoire, including Rock Island Line, Cumberland Gap.
Tom Dooley, Lost John and Putting on the Style. Peter’s original songs are also on the set list.
Touring with the musicians that gave his dad his musical backing – lead guitarist Paul Henry, drummer Chris Hunt, Sticky Wicket on percussion and bassist Eddie Masters – Peter will be showcasing his own skills with the banjo, harmonica, mandolin, and vocal chords.
Local event organiser Roger Collett coordinates the concert to raise funds for Bridgwater Hospital League of Friends.
Book tickets at £15 from Roger on 01278-451187 or email rogercollett.sounds@ talktalk.net.