Even though I'm not a fan of Cornish sea shanties (sp?) this was a lovely evening with a great atmosphere. The band put on free concerts on Friday evenings this time of year and a lot of people turn out. It seems to be a focal point of social life in the town.
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Never seen these guys live before and will certainly try to see them again as we both found them great fun. We live 120 miles away so it won't be too often unless they are performing closer to us. They've done Glastonbury this year and they are doing Sidmouth Folk Festival on Friday 29th July.
Saw The Fisherman's Friends at the Minack Theatre this May, absolutely brilliant!! A great selection of songs, and a great introduction with a variety of work, we loved hearing some of the different styles in the intro. Also got to see the boys singing on The Platt, Port Isaac, fantastic!!! thank you Lefty for the additional entertainment of moving the...
A first class sea shanty singing group who, for a voluntary gift for charity, perform on Friday nights duriNg the summer on the beach in Port Isaac, CORNWALL It is first class entertainment with a little comedy thrown in C.D.s can be purchased and they do perform nationwide. .
You will not be dissapointed to see these men singing their sea shanty songs either in concert or in their local village of Port Isaac on a Friday night during the summer months situated on the beach with the backdrop of the beautiful Port Isaac Harbour. A truly memorable experience and great atmosphere.
Arrived in Port Isaac on Friday and while having dinner was told that the Fishermans Friends would be singing down in the harbour and this was the last night that they would be playing so after finishing our meal we walked down to hear them. There was a lot of people watching them but managed to get close to actually...
Totally fabulous performance last night at the Harbour. Lovely atmosphere and perfect weather.
A brilliant end to our holiday and an absolute must for your visit. The guys sing mist Friday evenings in the summer. Join the throng, get a cold beer and enjoy some great great music!