CHRISTMAS OFFER Subscribe to Dorset Magazine today CLICK HERE

The Skimmity Hitchers - Maria Greenwood’s band of the month

PUBLISHED: 10:08 19 November 2014 | UPDATED: 10:09 19 November 2014

The Skimmity Hitchers

The Skimmity Hitchers

Archant

Maria Greenwood presents Unplugged, a celebration of Dorset’s live music scene on Wessex FM (96-97.2FM) every Sunday evening from 5pm - 7pm

Known for their love of cider and the West Country, The Skimmity Hitchers play their own unique brand of Scrumpy and Western. Band members Jack Scrumpy, Tatty Smart, Drum Cheddar and Magners O’Magnersson each has their own Skimmity name and kindly gave me the honouree title of “Old Rosie”. Original songs, Skimmity Pint Song and Hold Up Your Cider Jar are performed alongside parodies of famous tunes such as Lovely Pint A Cider (Johnny Cash’s Ring Of Fire). With an infamous stage show drawing on spontaneous banter and audience interaction, they’re a live act that shouldn’t be missed.

Find out more at skimmityhitchers.com

--------------------------------------------------

Read on

Maria Greenwood’s on her musician of the month and a fear of flying

Maria Greenwood shares her band of the month and talks instant communication

Maria Greenwood talks horror films and shares her band of the month

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Dorset visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Dorset staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Dorset account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

Most Read

Latest from the Dorset