Switerzland: 24.5 – 29.5.2018
Folk/Roots/Blues Ol' Savannah is a Montreal-based folk band founded by Speedy Johnson and Bartleby J. Budde. The two began writing songs together in 2009, highly influenced by folk, roots, and blues artists, such as Mississippi Fred McDowell and John Hurt. Ol' Savannah have released three ...
Ol' Savannah's style has been compared to a mix of Tom Waits, Roscoe Holcomb, Muddy Waters, and The Pogues ...Ol’ Savannah wants to play all the time. The venue doesn’t matter. The opener doesn’t matter. The closer doesn’t matter. The music speaks for itself and, nevertheless, it still evolves. Its evolution is never finished, because Ol’ Savannah always has more to say and more to learn and more to learn how to say.
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27.10 Wädenswil, Wädensville Skyline
28.10 Chexbres, Le Caveau du Coeur d'or
01.11 Geneva Airport, 80 ans/years Air Canada
03.11 Les Plans sur Bex, L'Annexe
04.11 La Sarraz, La Bille
New album 2017 «BURDEN»
PREMIÈRE TOURNÉE SUISSE/FRANCE
25.5.18 Vevey, Le bout du monde
Speedy Johnson: guit, banjo, harmonica, vox
Kevin Labchuk: accordéon, harmonium
Daniel Malone: batterie
Pier-Yves Decoste: basse
On a trip to Normal EP (2015)
Don't let it Reign EP (2015)
Death on the Mountain (2013)
Underneath the old red Barn (2012)
Ol' Savannah (2011)