The Pitmatics is an exciting new folk band fronted by music industry producer and musician Charley Foskett. Original and cover songs tell powerful stories with great arrangements, superb musicianship and amazing harmonies.

“Absolutely spectacular – we have a bit of treasure in here tonight” – Sue Marchant, BBC Radio Cambridgeshire. 09/09/2018.

The band will be collaborating with some famous names like Julie Felix, John Paul Jones and Peter Knight.

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For more info please go to our official Website  pitmatics.co.uk or visit our  Facebook page

Contact/More Info:

Facebook: (placeholder) facebook.com/pitmatics

Phone: 07546 974009
Email: – please use the contact form Here


  • Charley Foskett:  guitars, bass, drums (Everyone)
  • Ned Lawton: whistles, uilleann pipes (Ragged Staff)
  • John Birkby: mandola, guitar (Peterborough Big Band)
  • Phil Underwood: melodeons, concertina (Bill Bailey, Creole Brothers)
  • Heather Harding: keyboard, french horn, accordion
  • Hannah Dacey: fiddle, double bass


Promo Video:

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zjjH0FZxXwI
Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/293782306

Appearance on BBC Cambridgeshire: https://www.facebook.com/suembignightin/videos/229489707916176/?t=9



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