2017 Spring Tour dates

Written by JJRobson89 - 2017-04-10 09:45:06

We've finalised this year's spring tour dates to promote the release of Hightown Sessions. We've also started thinking about a proper new album recently so we'll be road testing a few new tunes at these gigs. Even more incentive to come along!
See you on the road :)

Apr 29 Concert - Square and Compass, Worth Matravers
May 6 Concert - The Prince Albert, Stroud
May 7 Concert - [url=http://www.wego... [Read More]

New videos and EP

Written by JJRobson89 - 2017-04-04 14:20:34

Hey Everyone,

We're delighted to announce some brand new videos and an EP. We spent a crazy day at Hightown Studios in Southampton last year recording and filming. It's the first time we've made a studio recording with our new drummer Ross behind the kit. The EP is 4 tracks, 3 of which are re-recordings of Pantomime Cannon tracks. We'd be really interested to hear what you think of the differences! Each track also has an accompanying video recorded during the live takes of us in the studio.
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Threepenny Bit Spring Tour

Written by JJRobson89 - 2016-03-10 05:19:45

The inaugural Threepenny Bit tour is happening! We're hitting the road this May and are really looking forward to playing in some lovely new towns and venues. Here is the full listing...

1 May Bristol - Bristol Folk Festival
2 May London - Green Note Cafe
7 May Leicester - Red Fox Ceilidhs
22 May Oxford - Isis Tavern
27 May Chippenham - Chippenham Folk Festival
30 May Havant - Wheelwright's Arms
3 Jun Winchester - Discovery Centre
11 Jun... [Read More]

FATEA Showcase Sessions

Written by JJRobson89 - 2015-11-28 07:02:33

We're delighted to announce that a track from Pantomime Cannon is featured on this winters FATEA magazine showcase sessions. The showcase sessions feature loads of brilliant up and coming folk artists and puts a full albums worth of tracks up to download free of charge! It's well worth checking out...


Our track is Ruths homage to our hometown and long-time live favorite, Bitterne Distress.

Brand New Video

Written by JJRobson89 - 2015-09-02 03:30:50

We've just uploaded a brand spanking new video for a track called the Rochdale Coconut Dance. We've been planning it for a little while now and are dead proud of how it's turned out.

You can watch it by heading over to the Listen tab of this website and then clicking 'Videos'. Alternatively head over to our YouTube Channel. Don't forget to subscribe while you're there!
It was filmed and produced by [url=http://luk... [Read More]

Cambridge Folk Festival and other summer news

Written by Threepenny Bit - 2015-04-16 15:47:05

Forget what the Met Office have to say - for us, Summer officially starts tomorrow. Why is that? It's because we're kicking off this year's summer festival season at Folk Weekend Oxford! There's already been some great TPB shout-outs in the local press, with a mention in the Oxford Mail, the featuring of one of our tracks on BBC Radio Oxford today, (Listen here at 2.17.00 if you're interested. Content will be available until 16/05/15) and an as... [Read More]

Year of the Ceilidh

Written by Threepenny Bit - 2015-02-19 15:14:42

It's well into February now. How are the new year's resolutions going? Ok, ok so we don't have to talk about that... Still, it's Chinese New Year today and that seems like as good a time as any to tell you about our nefarious plans for 2015. It looks like it's going to be the Year of the Ceilidh for us!

We'll be doing our biggest ever festival ceilidh for the 'late night extra' at Ely Folk Festival on Friday 10th of July. Joining us once again on calling duties is the inimitable Gordon Potts ... [Read More]

Threepenny Bit Christmas sale!

Written by Threepenny Bit - 2014-11-01 11:40:42

Fires are lit, wine is mulled, The Great Escape is on telly. That's right, it's Christmas time again! (Well, December at least). As Channel 4 have yet again rejected our proposal to host their alternative Christmas message this year we've turned to our news page to let you know that we're having our very first Christmas sale!

We're reducing all items on our website from now right up until Christmas eve! All CDs and T-shirts will be half price (postage remains the same though. Sadly Royal Mail... [Read More]

Hello and Welcome!

Written by Threepenny Bit - 2014-10-30 00:41:34

Hello! If you've ever been to this particular corner of the internet before, you will notice that we have done a bit of re-decorating! So, welcome to the new online home of Threepenny Bit. Please have a look around, read a bit about us, look at some pretty pictures and watch a few videos. Best of all, why not treat yourself to some tunes by heading over to the Listen section?

That brings us neatly to our other, even bigger news... After a year of work we've just released... [Read More]

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