ROB JOHNSTON WITH TIM GOWER

Guitarist Rob Johnston and percussionist Tim Gower return to provide a supercharged acoustic evening of driving and energetic rhythms that you will find irresistible! This is a dazzling fusion of world, folk and roots music and original songs. These skilled players bring a truly original sound to the Festival 2022.

Rob Johnston is a well-known performer at the Festival with his eclectic, vibrant acoustic guitar music and songs, fusing many styles and influences.

His classical background has led to his own unique sound world of folk and global roots styles using powerful rhythms to drive the music.

Rob is joined by Tim Gower from Portsmouth, a hugely versatile and skilled percussionist. Tim brings a range of percussion instruments to match Rob’s guitar and the result is a supercharged, acoustic event!

They are both seasoned performers at Festivals, arts centres etc. and Rob has played live several times on BBC radio.

“Staggering playing…He is a mighty, mighty fine player.” Phil Jackson, South Live BBC Radio.

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