Wal is, by his own admission 'a mysterious, though upstanding chap'
whose 'beguiling sound emanates from deep within the woods.' (Bouth,
near Newby Bridge, to be precise!)
A woodsman by trade, Wal has 'entertained music lovers from the
frosty far North to the balmy climes of Southern Europe',which makes
him ideally suited to playing with Edge when the time arises! You'll
remember Wal when you see him play with us: A true original with
a memorable stage presence and a big, gutsy fiddle sound!
Wal plays with the groovy/trancy/world-musicy big band SONIC TRADITION
who were one of the highlights of SOLFEST (Cumbria's grooviest festival)
Wal also plays with rising Cumbrian greats Sonic Tradition,
and in Wierd String with Paddy (See