Delta Sunrise


Delta Sunrise

Delta Sunrise sometimes plays as a trio or a foursome, but at the 3rd Bury Folk Festival we’re performing as a stripped down duo - John Rushton and Dave Rushton - focussing mainly on traditional Delta blues and gospel.  Dave plays National Resonator guitars and, for this outfit, John plays percussion. A stripped-down set is great fun with a very immediate feel.

We pride ourselves on being versatile and being able to switch between styles. We both play in a Celtic trio called The Molly Maguires, Dave is in the Milkmaid Blues Club house band Milking the Blues and John has played guitar in The Volunteers (a post-modern punk band).


Delta Sunrise play whenever we can at the Bury Folk Collective - but whether its Celtic or Blues the traditional side has the strongest attraction for us.

 

 You can get in touch by email: rushtondavid1@gmail.com