Spooky Men’s Chorale in Concert, The
This article is from 2006.
If the words a capella conjure up unpleasant images of be-scarved bum-bum-buming scousers The Flying Pickets on the 1983 Christmas Top of the Pops then you’re clearly only human. There is, however, a peculiar coven of, to be frank, freaky looking blokes from the other side of the world (Australia to be precise) that gather to speak, if not in tongues, then somewhere between Gregorian church song and mentalist rugby chants. Which, believe it or not, is a compliment.
The Spiegel Garden, 667 8940, 17-20 Aug, 7pm, £10 (£8).