Photograph by Tomasz Danus permission to use with credit.


Stompin' & His Bluegrass Band

Stompin' Dave has now teamed up with the cream of Londonís bluegrass scene to form a new bluegrass super-group. The band features Dave on vocals, five-string banjo, and flatfoot dancing, and members of top London hoedown bands Cut A Shine and Kidnap Alice including Joe Buirski on double bass, banjo and voice, Jerry Bloom on fiddle, and also Ali McAuley on guitar and voice.

Formed in 2013 the band has already headlined National Banjo Day in London, in addition to being the headline band on friday night at The Tolpuddle Martyrs Festival. They have appeared at The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park as well as appearing at major festival such as Camp Bestival and Bestival.

Stompin' Dave & His Bluegrass band plays classic bluegrass and old-time music. The band has also featured as an occasional guest musician on mandolin the amazing Joe Hymas "Hippy Joe" who performs with rockgrass legends Hayseed Dixie among many, many others.

Videos of Stompin' Dave & His Bluegrass Band:

Upcoming Public Performances 2015

Fri 15th May, The Electric Palace, Bridport, DORSET


Sat 16th May, Cornwall Folk Festival, pre festival gig, Wadebridge Town Hall, CORNWALL


Fri. 29th May, Fire In the Mountain Festival, WALES


Sun 21st June 21st, The Canteen, BRISTOL, 4pm-6pm


Fri. 25th Sep., Hanger Farm, Totton, HAMPSHIRE


Sat. 14th Nov. The Green Note, Camden, LONDON



past performances




Sat. 4th Apr., Green Note, Camden, LONDON




Fri 7th Mar, Hanger Farm Arts Centre, HAMPSHIRE


Fri 5th Apr, The Green Note, Camden, LONDON


Mon 5th May, Two For Joy All Day Folk Festival, Passing Clouds, Dalston, LONDON 


Thu 22nd May, The Blackmore Theatre, Exmouth, DEVON


Sat 31st May, Fire In The Mountain Festival, Aberystwyth, WALES


Fri 18th July, Tolpuddle Martys Festival, DORSET


Fri 31st July, Camp Bestival, DORSET


Sat 8th Nov, The Green Note, Camden, LONDON





Sun 3rd Feb, Brewdog, Shoreditch, LONDON


Sun 3rd Mar, Brewdog, Shoreditch, LONDON


Sun 5th May, Two For Joy All Day Folk Festival, Passing Clouds, Dalston, LONDON

Sat 1st June, Fire In The Mountain Festival, WALES

Sat 27th July, Secret Garden Party, CAMBRIDGESHIRE


Wed 14th Aug, Dorchester Corn Exchange, DORSET


Thu 15th Aug, The Plough Arts Centre, Great Torrington, DEVON


Mon 26th Aug, Passing Clouds, LONDON


Sun 8th Sep, Bestival, THE ISLE OF WIGHT


Sun 22nd Sep, National Banjo Day, LONDON


Sun 29th Sep, Folk Reworked, The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, LONDON


Sun 29th Sep, Brewdog, Shoreditch, LONDON


Sun 20th Oct, The Harrison All Day Festival, Kings Cross, LONDON


Mon 21st Oct, Owlsworld, Sarrat, HERTFORDSHIRE


Sat 23rd Nov, London Remix Festival, Shoreditch, LONDON