Young Pilgrims

From Glasgow's Commonwealth Games celebrations to the Paris Jazz Festival, Young Pilgrims have entertained crowds across Europe with their rock influenced brass band sound.
Originating in Birmingham this 9 piece band, led by charismatic Scottish trombonist Richard Foote with members gathered from all over the UK, their music is about anything from imaginary French detective cartoons to all the Little Things that get in the way. 
In their hometown they've made a name for themselves with their monthly Pilgrimage shows which present them alongside guest acts from across the country in the cities legendary Hare & Hounds venue. Their debut album, ‘Little Things’ released in 2016 on Birmingham's Stoney Lane Records, comprises largely original tunes by penned by Foote, full of catchy melodies and danceable grooves.'


Pilgrimage @ The Hare and Hounds, Kings Heath6th May
Kings Street Festival, Manchester28th May
Pilgrimage @ The Hare and Hounds, Kings Heath3rd June
Lunar Festival 5th June
Waddesdon Manor 19th June
Pilgrimage @ The Hare and Hounds, Kings Heath1st July
Fuse Festival, Lichfield 9th July


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Supported by Town Hall Symphony Hall as part of the Jazzlines programme