Bert Jansch and co celebrate 40 years of their seminal double album
[b]Pentangle[/b] have confirmed that they will reform to play a one-off anniversary gig at London’s Royal Festival Hall next June.
The original band comprising [b]Bert Jansch, John Renbourn, Jacqui McShee, Danny Thompson[/b] and [b]Terry Cox[/b] are reuniting for their Sweet Child double album’s 40th anniversary.
The band has been enjoying somewhat of a resurgence since the release of a definitive four CD box set ‘[b]The Time Has Come[/b]’ in March this year.
You can read Uncut’s extensive four-star rated review of the box set here.
Pentangle also recieved a lifetime achievement award at the BBC Folk Awards this year.
The one-off concert is to take place on June 29, 2008, exactly 40 years since Sweet Child’s release.
Go to www.southbankcentre.co.uk for more details and tickets.