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Picnic Area

Rank #1 UK Manchester, UK Americana / Alt.Country / Power Pop

50% of sales go to the charity Love Hope Strength.

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  • Andy Callen Guitar, Backing v...
  • Wayne McDonald Vocals
  • Matt Crawford Bass
  • Paul Manina Harmonica
  • Steve Braithwaite Drums
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Sounds Like: Wilco, Johnny Cash songs, The Byrds, Neil Young, The Kinks

Label: M60 Recordings

Manager: Andy Callen/ Route One Management

Bio: Wayne McDonald and Andy Callen met on the Manchester acoustic scene in the early noughties, and started working together following the splits of their former bands, Because They Came From The Wrong Side Of Town and The Spinning Fields, in 2005. In 2006 they became Picnic Area, on the basis that t... See Full Bio

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Picnic Area has a show on 2014-11-06 at 20:00 @ Fuel Cafe Bar in Manchester, MAN http://www.reverbnation.com/q/59nbfb #concert


“The Kings of alt Americana”
— Fuel Cafe Bar, Manchester
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Manchester Americana Festival
Jul 20, 2014
Picnic Area are playing the Festival at The Riflemans, Astley St, Stalybridge SK... [more]
Picnic Club at Fuel Bar
Jan 10, 2014
Picnic Club at Fuel Bar, Withington, Mcr, 30th Jan, 8pm, adm free, with Sean Kee... [more]
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  • MikeWhitePresents (Artist) MikeWhitePresents
    just simply brilliant, very classic sounding songs and performances here guys...totally feeling your catchy, playful vibe on the awesome "not going to heaven without hank wil...
  • James Sinor (Artist) James Sinor
    Greetings from Las Vegas! supporting independent music, great job! God Bless James
  • MR SLIC (Artist) MR SLIC
    awesome sound..... great guitar play.... stopping thru to show some LUV to the movement..... 1LUV ~SLIC~
  • Mo Bic (Artist) Mo Bic
    Heyyyy.. Cool stuff - like me, https://www.facebook.com/mobicmusic Thx.. The Album "MEIN BLICKWINKEL" now obtainable at Amazon and Musicload . You will find the ...
    Cool blend of acoustic tracks, love the double vocals, great feel. W&W
    Excellent music i enjoyed my visit all the best
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