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We’re back!

We’re back! Welcome to the brand new Shakespeare And The Bible website, where you’ll be able to find regular updates about the band’s activities: live concerts, recordings, reviews, tips, features, idle gossip, etc, etc… We may have been offline for…

History

The original Shakepeare And The Bible band first saw the light of day in Hamburg in the early 90s, put together by the ex-Jazz Butcher Conspiracy drummer turned singer/songwriter Owen Jones. Having played frequently in Hamburg between 1984 and 1987…

The Name

As listeners to BBC Radio 4 may recognise, the name ‘Shakespeare And The Bible’ originates from the long-running radio show ‘Desert Island Discs’, in which celebrity guests are invited to select their favourite eight pieces of music plus one book,…

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