We’re very sad to announce that Lee Sykes, our charismatic Bass player and Rapper Sword dancer, is leaving The Demon Barbers. … Read more
Last year we were overwhelmed with the number of Morris & Hip Hop dance groups that supported The Lock In shows.… Read more
After a long hard think we’ve decided to change the name of our dance show ‘Time Gentlemen Please!’.
Earlier this year we made a successful application to Arts Council England’s Strategic Touring Fund which has given us the opportunity to rethink our image & promotion along with developing the show even further.… Read more
The Demon Barbers are proud to announce that Maz O’Connor’s debut album ‘Upon A Stranger Shore’ has been officially released on our label Demon Barber Sounds today.… Read more
Traditional ballad from the singing of Nic Jones about two brothers, jelousy, a fight, death and consequence. Additional second verse written by Damien Barber
From the album:
First studio album and debut for Ben Griffith on drums.… Read more
Lyrics by Damien Barber and inspired by Kett’s Rebellion, a 16th Century uprising in Norfolk that saw 16,000 peasants storm and hold Norwich City 4 weeks in protest over the enclosures laws that saw common land being stolen by already wealthy landowners.… Read more
The Demon Barbers are very proud to announce that our record label, Demon Barber Sounds, has signed the wonderfully talented Maz O’Connor and will be releasing her debut album on 2nd July 2012!… Read more
Prima clogerina with The Demon Barber Roadshow & Time Gentlemen Please! writes about what a great year she’s had…
I had a pretty exciting year last year!… Read more
Our first festival of the year!
Roadshow is performing Friday night
Make a weekend of it!
Under 12s FREE… Read more
Many of you will know about the sad loss of Maggie last year (2014). This was her last blog for us and we’ve decided to leave it up in memory of one of her many wonderful projects.… Read more
A few months ago we had a guest blog from John Richards focussing on the plight of the folk club scene in the UK.… Read more
The Demon Barbers website has been undergoing some rigorous spring cleaning over the last few weeks due to unprecedented attempts by spammers to upload malware to our pages.… Read more
Broadcast on Sheffield Live 93.2 FM
March 29th @ 18:00
March 30th @ 13:00
With special guests Belinda O’Hooley & Heidi Tidow
Our good friend, former TGP dancer and member of Black Swan Rapper is launching a new sword dance based project…
Traditional sword-dancing gets a modern twist in ‘The Traipse’, a new project that will see dancers hot foot it onto the streets of Barnsley, Grimsby, Hull and Sheffield from 26 – 30 March 2012.… Read more
The UK’s No.1 Folk & Hip-Hop Dance Extravaganza is to be filmed for an exciting new documentary at the Harrogate Theatre on 1st March 2012.… Read more
Although it’s few more weeks before The Demon Barbers are on the road again we are pleased to announce that Damien, Bryony & Will are taking their respective duos around the UK a lot sooner.