Russ Chandler

“East London bloke with banjo takes on all-comers and comes out alive”
– Boff Whalley (Chumbawamba)

Russ Chandler is a forceful singer and banjo player who sings songs he feels have something to say to the world we live in.

He plays traditional, political and modern songs.

He is a fine banjo player and as well as giving concerts can teach and give presentations on the history and culture of the instrument.

His first album Last Night In Babylon was described by fRoots magazine as “Masterly”

He is well known around the folk scenes of East London and Essex.