Will Keating can usually be found singing with a Falmouth based male vocal group known as The Oggymen .  In 2016, he took the decision to also try his luck at gigging alone with Acoustic Guitar and stomp box.  Totally inspired by Cornwall’s rich History and Heritage, and the songs penned by his mentor Harry “Safari” Glasson, he hit the road! Will combines Harry’s songs with traditional Cornish and Celtic folk songs and has received accolades from far and wide.

Will has performed all over Cornwall and beyond with The Oggymen and as a soloist, including 2 tours to the beautiful Islands of Scilly, Hall for Cornwall, Minack Theatre, Falmouth International Sea Shanty Festival, Falmouth Oyster Festival and Looe Music Festival.  Will has also supported award winning group The Changing Room at venues such as The Acorn,Penzance and Calstock Arts Centre.

Will is releasing his eagerly anticipated first solo album on November 2nd. The album celebrates the songwriting of Harry Glasson and includes two live tracks recorded at Will’s sell out Cornish Folk Concert held in the historic St Senara’s Church, Zennor.  Special guests are also featured, including a 53 piece Cornish primary school girls choir, award winning banjo player John Dowling, The Oggymen, and the fabulous Helston Town Band…

 

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