They take well known and obscure folk tunes and play them in a way that makes them accessible to all.
Splat the Rat are a bunch of "seasoned" musicians playing a lively mixture of traditional and modern folk tunes.
The rich combination of vocal harmonies, guitar, mandolin, bass and percussion will leave you with a smile on your face and a beer in your hand!
This Swindon based band has evolved over a number of years with the current line-up coming together in 2017. Bob Shaw (Guitar Mandolin and vocals).
Tim Downes Hall (Drums). Mike Rendall (Bass guitar). Joe Rendall (Lead vocals guitar and mandolin). Bryony Swinjer (Fiddle).
Splat the Rat continue to perform at gigs across the region.
See also: Southern Harmony
2016, Sat 27th Aug. 5.40pm. Royal Oak Barn