What we learned tonight:
- Stackridge have been going for ages
- In fact, they performed at the first Glastonbury Festival in 1970
- They probably get filed under "folk" in HMV but I can spot elements of prog and guitar pop too...
- They've often been compared to the Bonzo Dog Doo Dah band
- ...which may or may not be due to their occasional Wurzel-like trombone-based West Country oompah songs (boo!)
- But wait, they also do a nice line in BigStaresque jangly guitar songs (hoorah!)
- What's more, in another life they were the Korgis: