The Monday Playlist… A Short Introduction To Skiffle

The Monday Playlist… A Short Introduction To Skiffle

When we find ourselves roaming around Soho on our London Music Tours, we always delve into the history of Skiffle, the home-made rock'n'roll that launched such stars as John Lennon & Jimmy Page.

For those unfamiliar with the sound of skiffle – trad jazz- & country-infused rock'n'roll, replete with washboards and rudimentary tea chest basses – here's a taster playlist…

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The home of Skiffle is widely considered to be the old 2'i's Coffee Bar on Old Compton Street – these days home to the peerless Poppies Fish & Chips. Here's how it looks today …









KEEP IN TOUCH…


 

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