blowzabella is Andy Cutting, Jo Freya, Paul James, Gregory Jolivet, David Shepherd, Barn Stradling, Jon Swayne. The band make an inimitable, driving, drone-based sound played with a fabulous sense of melody, rhythmic expertise and sheer feeling. They compose their own music which is influenced by British and European traditional dance music. Many of their tunes have become "standards" in the modern folk repertoire and are played by people all over the world. Bands across Europe who experiment with the boundaries of folk music often cite Blowzabella as a major influence.
Blowzabella support the aims of Folk Against Fascism.