"Fascinating stuff!" - Frank Hennessy, BBC Radio Wales
"Fellow Pynins will transport you into their haunting and beguiling world of love tales and spine-tingling harmonies... They will have you traveling far and wide to hear them again."
~ LISA DUNN, BBC
to harness an energy—to tell a story—to remember a time—to lift our emotions
wielding banjo, guitar, mandolin, bouzouki, and their voices—This is what fellow pynins do
FELLOW PYNINS IS A contemporary folk DUO BIRTHED OUT OF YEARS OF TRAVELING, FARMING, CHILDREARING, AND TOURING WITH THEIR 6 PIECE FOLK ORCHESTRA, PATCHY SANDERS. AFTER THE CLOSING OF PATCHY SANDERS, DANI AUBERT AND IAN VAN ORNUM NATURALLY BEGAN TO CRAFT THEIR whimsically woven folk tales AS A FAMILY DUO. THEIR SONGS TELL OF STORIES OLD, DREAMS OF DEATH, FROLICKING THROUGH PASTURES OF SHEEP, AND ENTERING THE CHASMS OF THE HUMAN EXPERIENCE. their repertoire is based on original songs and traditional european ballads collected during their travels. FELLOW PYNINS LIVE PERFORMANCES ARE INTIMATE, WOVEN WITH STORIES, LAUGHS, PRESENCE, AND THRIVE ON THE PARTICIPATION OF THE AUDIENCE.
"SPELLBINDING" - COUNTRY MUSIC PEOPLE
FELLOW PYNINS FIRST ALBUM, HUNTER & THE HUNTED WAS RECORDED LIVE IN ASHLAND, OREGON IN AN EARTHEN STUDIO IN MARCH 2016. IT IS COMPRISED OF 10 ORIGINAL SONGS, WITH OLD TIMEY CLAWHAMMER, TENDER FINGER PICKING GUITAR, Mandolin, BOUZOUKI AND GENTLE VOCAL HARMONIES.