'source' is the new album from English melodeon player James Kerry. It showcases his passion for the music with stunning arrangements of English folk classics and his own compositions. Opening the show for James will be Tom Kitching and Danny Tonks.
From Kent, and an established member of the modern English folk scene, James Kerry is well known for his passionate, rhythmic playing rooted in folk dance tradition. Having began his musical journey at a young age, fuelled by a local legend, he quickly progressed and has since played extensively in the morris and ceilidh circuits and performed with many bands and groups including foot down, and the hilltop ceilidh band, both of which he is a founding member of.
Since beginning his musical career James has been lucky enough to perform, and teach at many venues and festivals throughout the UK and further afield. Highlights in recent years include overseeing the youth band sessions and outreach at Broadstairs folk week, performing 2 tours of Spain including gigs at the playing for change festival in Ibiza and working with and playing alongside many of his idols.