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Oscar The Frog

An extremely regarded 70s Yorkshire, Britain folk music group, surprisingly neglected. Billed simply because ‘Barnsley’s First Folk Rock and roll music group’, Oscar The Frog acquired a lot more energy than a lot of the competition of that time period. Despite particular power pop overtones, they should have factor for adapting the Ian Dury strike to ‘Strike Me TOGETHER WITH YOUR Morris Stay’. Associates included Ian McMillan (b. 1956, Yorkshire, Britain; drums), Steve Sutcliffe (violin), Tag Walker (bass), Jim Thompson (electric guitar/key pad), Sue Banking institutions (flute, mandolin, concertina), Roy Whyke (drums), and Stephen Linstead (vocals). On departing Oscar The Frog McMillan and his friend Martyn Wiley produced Jaws, a folk and poetry duo. Because the early 80s McMillan is a broadcaster, journalist and poet. In the brand new millennium he was noticed on BBC Radio 3 delivering a program on poetry, The Verb.

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