Stick in the Wheel Profile
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The London-based group Stick in the Wheel are singers and players with working-class roots and a direct, visceral take on traditional songs
This East London folk band have audiences foot-stomping, chorus-singing and leaving live shows with a warm glow and wonderful memories. A Top of the World in #135, Stick in the Wheel’s album, Follow Them True, received a glowing, five-star review. It features the group’s trademark assertive vocals, driving percussion and rhythmic guitar riffs, yet infused with an indie-rock feel. Drawing upon their working-class roots, Stick in the Wheel present their own visceral take on traditional songs as they continue to make waves on the folk scene.