Wilderspin are based in Stroud, South Gloucestershire, UK.
Fronted by songwriter Mark Wilderspin on 12 string guitars and vocals the other band members are:
Robert Holmes - electric guitars (ex 'Til Tuesday / Aimee Mann) Sarana VerLin - violin Paul Bryant - bass (ex Stretch) Richard Lloyd - keyboards Simon Young - percussion Pete Griffin - mandolin (ex A 1000 Mexicans)
Wilderspin play a mix of folk-rock / folk and Americana.
Their debut album 'Something To Crow About' was released in August 2012 and the track 'Stroud Life' has received BBC Introducing airplay.
Their latest new track is 'Promises' a Runrig-esque song about the infamous Glencoe massacre in 1691.