About Ruth and Tony Dargan
Ruth and Tony Dargan are an accomplished and justly well-respected duo (aka Blackwater), based in the Wakefield area of West Yorkshire; their trademark sound is a gentle, enchanting and highly polished blend of two acoustic guitars and two voices, their partnership demonstrating an almost uncanny togetherness of musical spirit. The tasteful, intricately woven, impeccab ... read more
Tony picked up a guitar when he was 13 and started playing around the local folk clubs from the age of 18. He was a solo artiste for many years, watching and learning from more experienced performers along the way. He later performed in duos with TANYA KNIGHTS, KEVIN COY [as HARBINGER] and latterly with ALAN GILL playing at venues all over Yorkshire and abroad.