Born in the USA John’s family moved to Britain and he subsequently moved to Brittany in France. He has performed with the John Renbourn Group (vocals, dulcimers, fiddle and mandolin) and John has also toured throughout France performing personal and traditional songs and tunes.Ivan North.
The Shackleton Trio are Georgia Shackleton (fiddle, vocals), Aaren Bennett (guitar) and Nic Zuppardi (mandolin). Together they play a blend of folk and self-penned material that showcases Georgia's unique song writing skills, alongside a vibrant display of instrumental brilliance influenced by British, American and Scandinavian folk traditions, with a regional twist from the group's native East Anglia.
Together they have toured the UK, Belgium and the Netherlands, appearing at a number of festivals.
"An excellent debut album"
– R2 Magazine
“A hugely talented lass”
– Mike Harding