Don't miss a story sign up to the North Devon Gazette's FREE daily newsletter CLICK HERE

American troubadour rolls into Pilton

12:29 30 July 2012

Otis Gibbs brings his new album

Otis Gibbs brings his new album 'Harder Than Hammered Hell' to Pilton this Friday. Pic: Todd Fox.

Todd Fox

Otis Gibbs is performing in North Devon for one night only on Friday (Aug 3).

RENOWNED Americana-folk troubadour Otis Gibbs is dropping in at Pilton Village Hall this Friday.

Enroute to the Sidmouth Folk Festival and as part of the UK tour for his latest album Harder Than Hammered Hell, the Nashville based troubadour is in North Devon for one night only.

With rich rasping voice and wealth of original material inspired by life and places he has seen, Otis has been compared with the likes of Springsteen and Dylan.

His work has spawned countless rave reviews and set music journalists to drooling into their keyboards, with the latest album no exception.

Otis has spent the past 15 years travelling across America and abroad documenting this world and has a story to share about each stop along the way.

Harder Than Hammered Hell, is Otis Gibbs’ sixth album. It is also the fourth release by Wanamaker Recording Company, the East Nashville based independent label he started in 2008 with long time partner Amy Lashley.

The Pilton Hall show starts at 8pm and tickets are £7. To find out more or to book, call 01271 373392, drop in at Pilton Stores or visit www.hippycowboys.co.uk.

0 comments

Other Entertainment Stories

09:00
The Slave of the Ring (Asha Cartmell) and Aladdin (Elizabeth Hayton). Picture: Julie Wicks Photography

Magical lamp mayhem with Aladdin from Thursday to Saturday, February 18-20

Read more
Fri, 17:57
Don't miss the music, entertainment and antics of the LeperFest at Taddiport in Torrington on Saturday, February 1.

Don’t miss the big parade of lepers plus live music at taddiport this Saturday (February 6) from 8.30pm

Read more
Fri, 17:54

Events from 04/02/16 to 10/02/16

Read more
Fri, 14:00
KT Tunstall will headline GoldCoast Oceanfest on Sunday, June 19

Big names announced for this year’s GoldCoast Oceanfest at Croyde from June 17-19.

Read more
Tue, 15:39
Dick Whittington, played by Lucy Bowser and Cat, played by Connor Gould.

Catch Dick Whittington at Kingsley Hall from Friday to Sunday, January 29-31 and Feb 5-7

Read more
Wednesday, January 27, 2016

North Devon events from 28/01/16 to 03/02/16

Read more
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Join Gein's Family Giftshop in Torrington. Picture: Drew Forsyth

Top sketch show at The Plough Arts Centre on Saturday, February 6

Read more
Monday, January 25, 2016
Alan Dodd outside the theatre last summer

Alan Dodd is made redundant by North Devon Theatres Trust after two years in the role

Read more
Saturday, January 23, 2016
Bringing Bolan back to life: T.Rextasy at The Qiueens Theatre in Barnstaple

Glam rock maestros at the Queen’s Theatre on Saturday, February 5

Read more
Thursday, January 21, 2016
The cast of the Bright Stars panto - The Untold Story of Robin Hood

Don’t miss Twang-g-g... The Untold Story of Robin Hood this weekend (Jan 22-23) and next weekend (Jan 29-30)

Read more

Most Read Entertainment

Local Weather

Rain

Rain

max temp: 8°C

min temp: 5°C

Great British Life

Great British Life

Useful Links

Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Subscribe to the paper
Competitions
North Devon Football League
Order Photos
Family notices
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the North Devon Gazette e-edition E-edition
HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Local business directory

North Devon's trusted business finder

Find planning applications