The Ragamuffins @ The Dog & Duck Inn

September 17, 2011

The Beverley Ragamuffins performed to a packed out Dog & Duck Inn on Friday night. The Ragamuffins will be performing again on Friday the 23rd September at the Queens Head, Wednesday Market. The performance begins at 8pm.


The Beverley Ragamuffins Return

May 24, 2011

Local singer-songwriters, the Ragamuffins, will be performing songs from their forthcoming third album on Saturday 28th May 2011 at Beverley’s Conservative Club.  The set of new songs tell the stories of local characters that linger long in the memories of many Beverley people. Lead Vocalist and lifelong Beverlonian, Jerry O’Connell, explained what the concept of the album was all about: “Beverley’s had its right share of characters, rogues and eccentrics…


Ragamuffins Play Live @ The Tiger Inn

December 11, 2010

The Ragamuffins were joined by other Beverley based folk singers at the Tiger Inn where they entertained a packed house. The group which welcomed a new member as played through all their old classic songs that tell the tales of Beverley and life in the town. Also performing was soloist Mick Drewry and Tom Buck Too. Picture Gallery: Click on the thumbnail picture below to enlarge the image to…


Ragamuffins @ The Queens Head

March 26, 2010

Beverley’s Ragamuffins performed last night at The Queens Head pub, Jerry O’Connell and John Burgess performed tracks from both of their albums, Our Beverley’ and the recently released ‘Beverley Bookends’ to locals. Songs on the albums include ‘What about the Connie Club?’ which features most of the pubs in the town within the lyrics and ‘Wezzo’ that tells the story of growing up and playing on the Beverley Westwood. The…


Tell a Tale or Two About Beverley

March 17, 2010

Local singer-songwriters, the Ragamuffins, will be holding an evening of music and memories at the Queens Head (Wednesday Market Place, Beverley) on Thursday 25th March at 8:00pm (arrive for 7:30pm to get a seat). Last year the songsters produced two albums of home-spun ditties, which described events, places and people from Beverley’s past.  Now the Ragamuffins plan to write a book that puts these tales down and paper and want…


New Ragamuffins Album

December 12, 2009

Beverley’s Ragamuffins have launched their much awaited second album titled ‘Beverley Bookends’. Jerry O’Connell and John Burgess with support from Tim Gaden and Phil Barber have written and recorded ten new songs all about Beverley. Songs featured on the album include, Market Cross, Towers Of Minster and Wezzo a song that reflects on good times spent on the Beverley Westwood when they were young lads. The CD is due to…


The Ragamuffins

October 1, 2009

Beverley musical pair John Burgess and Jerry O’Connell  also know as the Ragamuffins were joined by Tim Gaydon and Phil Barber as they set to work on the much awaited second album. The Ragamuffins who released ‘Our Beverley’ which is a collection of songs about the town are pushing all the stops to get their new album ‘Gallows Lane’ in shops by Christmas. The Ragamuffins John Burges & Jerry O’Connell…