It has been a busy few months for OldPlay with an appearance at the Lower Womad festival in Shropshire in July and at the Shoreham Wordfest wrap party at Ropetackle Arts Centre in October.
Many of the band members are also involved in other music projects. Bass player Paul Spedding plays with folk band Fiery Clock Face, and with guitarist Brett Widdows is also a member of the Valentinos, specialising in Americana style music. Both bands are appearing at The Bridge Inn, Shoreham on Sunday 15 December, as part of a whole evening of music.
Brett and drummer Tim Langford will also be featuring in the Damaged Goods band who are playing at the OldPlay gig at The Rialto Theatre on 18 December. Singers Ian Lowrie and Rachel Cooper, plus pianist Angi Lowrie are members of Naked Voices, acapella vocal group who have a Christmas carol evening on Sunday 8 December.