Firmly rooted in the English tradition, Three Pressed Men perform wonders with voices, hammer dulcimer, guitar, accordions, harmonica … and lots of concertinas! Our music embraces many moods and styles – striking a cappella harmonies, sensitive ballads, lively dance music and rousing choruses.
Welcome to the Three Pressed Men web pages. From here, you can find out about:
- Our gigs
- Sat 8th December: Friends’ Meeting Room, Oxford (note change of venue)
- Sound samples on SoundCloud
- How to contact us
- The band’s history
- Our recordings(and how to buy them)
- Scythe, Sword and Anchor – first new album for 17 years!
- Some reviews
- More pictures
We have a Facebook page, too: befriend us at https://www.facebook.com/threepressedmen and we’ll let you know what we’re up to.
“Three of English folk music’s hidden talents! These chaps do great things with the tradition. They are singers and instrumentalists, composers and arrangers of rare talent. Variety is the spice of life, and their performances at folk clubs and festivals are always praised for the range of styles and sounds they present. Perhaps their most distinctive feature is their use of multiple concertinas. This is not a novelty band, though!”