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The Acoustic Gathering (Ray Jackson, Jerry Donahue and Doug Morter) with local support
22nd September 11
The Acoustic Gathering

Venue: The Promenade Suite, Villa Marina
Doors Open: 19:00:00

The Acoustic Gathering are Ray Jackson, Jerry Donahue and Doug Morter – all former members of legendary folk-rock bands.

Ray Jackson, the distinctive voice of Lindisfarne, is also renowned for his original style on both mouth-organ and mandolin. Ray wrote the mandolin introduction on Rod Stewart’s “Maggie May” and "Mandolin Wind" and is an experienced session player.

Jerry Donahue, known as both the “guitarists’ guitarist” and “string-bending king of the planet”, was a member of Fairport Convention and Fotheringay among other high-profile bands and has played on the records of countless artists through his long and illustrious career.

Doug Morter was a founder member of Hunter Muskett and a frontman for Magna Carta and the Albion Band as well as side man to Richard Digance, Maddy Prior and others.

The trio will be performing some Lindisfarne classics, material from “The Bridge Between” their new CD, along with other material from their individual repertoires.

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