The Nauti Buoys

The Nauti Buoys are a Dartmouth based shanty band who have been described as being old fools trying not to grow up. More Bellowhead than Fisherman’s Friends, they combine traditional sea songs and humour with high energy performances probably quite dangerous in people of their age!  

The Harry Browns

The origins of the Harry Browns can be traced back to the late sixties. John Broomhead & Nobby Dye first sang together at the Nova Scotia Folk Tradition Club in Bristol, after hearing shanties being sung by that wonderful old Bristol seaman, Eric Illot. The two began singing together just …