about

2009

Cooper Black play an uncompromising and potent mix of eclectic folkbluescountrypop, from gentle and sensitive acoustic to highly charged interpretations of the obscure and familiar.
“Cooper Black always seem to stay on the outskirts of classification but are centred by a joyous and genuine passion for what, and how, they play.”
Mainly from West Oxfordshire, they currently are:

Simon Stafford – guitar, vocals
Rod Craig – mandolin, guitar, vocals
Tim Cairns – keyboards
Jim Stagg – bass, harmonica
Colin Tester – percussion