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Strawbs on the Road – part two

In part one, Dave Cousins celebrated Strawbs’ on-going US tour with some words about the current band, recent music, and the astonishing revision of their 1974 Hero and Heroine album that lies at the heart of their live set. But …

Strawbs bursts at the seams

This 2009 tour poster includes new member Oliver Wakeman, who takes over for John Hawken on keyboards.

Willing to suffer the downpour of slings and arrows that was certain to rain down upon him, Dave Cousins made a bold decision to steer the good ship Strawbs in a new direction in the early ’70s.