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Picnic Area

Picnic Area

Americana / Alt.Country / Power Pop Manchester, UK  UK
I'm not going to heaven if Hank Williams ain't there
I'm not going to heaven if Hank Williams ain't there
Gold chain
Gold chain
Beside the sea (demo)
Beside the sea (demo)
Cuppa tea (from "The essential Picnic Area"
Cuppa tea (from "The essential Picnic Area"
Another age
Another age

Videos

Picnic Area acoustic trio playing "Gold chain" at Fuel 30/4/15

Shows

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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 williams" song and really love how gentle and dynamic that arrangement and performance for "money got no soul" is...just fantastic, totally enjoyable page to listen to!!
  • 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 link on my homepage. http://mobic-music.com Good luck with your music... Mo Bic
  • WILD&WELSH (Artist)
    WILD&WELSH
    Cool blend of acoustic tracks, love the double vocals, great feel. W&W
  • ABOI DOYLE (Artist)
    ABOI DOYLE
    Excellent music i enjoyed my visit all the best

Photos

  • Picnic Area recording in Middleton, pic by Bill Leader
  • Picnic Area at Fuel Bar, photo by Donna Marie
  • Picnic Area at Fuel Bar, photo by Donna Marie

Members

Andy Callen

Guitar, Backing vocals

Wayne McDonald

Vocals

Matt Crawford

Bass

Paul Manina

Harmonica

About

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 2015-07-04 at 14:00 @ The Unitarian Church in Todmorden, ENG http://www.reverbnation.com/q/5yse79 #concert

Press

“The Kings of alt Americana”

— Fuel Cafe Bar, Manchester

Recent Blogs

Americana Night at the Didsbury Arts Festival
Jun 17, 2015

Americana Night at Didsbury Arts Fest, St Catherine's Social Club, School Lane M... [more]

4th Manchester Americana Festival
Apr 16, 2015

Manchester Americana Festival, Sat 23rd May 3-11pm, Prestwich Legion Club, featu... [more]

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Q: Hi just become a fan! We would appreciate your help support to Return the favor back to us to fan us back much appreciated! God bless you!

A: Many thanks, will do! All the best, the Picnics.

Asked by The Soul Winners. Answered on Sun Mar 15 2015

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