The Mangledwurzels are a three-piece Scrumpy & Western
band based in Somerset celebrating the works of the Bard
Of Avonmouth, Adge Cutler and The Wurzels. More
than just a Wurzels tribute band, The Mangledwurzels
play Wurzels songs, old and new, blended with self-penned
titles and pop standards 'Mangled' in true Wurzels tradition.
a three-piece consisting of Hedge Cutter on lead vocals and
percussion, Jethro Tool on electronikal wurzelhorns and vocals,
and Seth Pitt on guitars, bass drum and vocals. Together they
provide a performance intimate enough for the smallest of
venue, pub or club, or big enough for a large outdoor event
such as the Bristol Harbourside Festival or the Wimborne
Folk Festival. A quick look at their packed gig
guide will show how popular the trio are.
in early 2005, The Mangledwurzels are all
experienced musicians who have graced a wide variety of
stages and venues throughout the country. The Mangledwurzels
effortlessly convey their innate sense of fun and humour
to their audiences both through the song lyrics and their
performance, and can be guaranteed to satisfy any size of
audience regardless of age, gender or musical preferences.
Based in the West Country, with the majority of the band
born and bred in Somerset, The Mangledwurzels are in the
ideal position to produce a genuine West Country Scrumpy
& Western sound.
can also read The
interview for the BBC Somerset Sounds website.
can book the The Mangledwurzels
for gigs, parties, weddings, functions, corporate events,
festivals, agricultural shows or farmers balls.
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