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HMS Acoustic Band

Steve Hart – Song Writer, Guitar and Vocals

Steve obtained his first guitar at age 11 and has never stopped playing since (a very long time!), A native of England, he first developed as a performer while studying music at the University of Durham and regularly playing the folk scene throughout northeast England. Founding HMS allowed him to explore his deeper interests and expand his musical range to write and perform his own music.


Ed McTague – Rhythm and Lead Guitar and Vocals

Ed is an original founding member of HMS. He has had music in his blood since he got his first guitar at age 10 and has played in a variety of bands over the years. He has support of his loving family and is excited to be part of HMS.


John Burkhauser – Guest Performer: Guitar and Bass

John is a good friend of the band and has graciously accepted the invitation to perform with HMS for this special concert. JB is currently the lead guitarist and vocalist with the local band, Shadow Puppet.

Events with HMS Acoustic Band

An August Afternoon of Music and Poetry
August 21, 2022

Do you need a break from the day-to-day stress of life to renew your spirit?  Join us for an afternoon of homegrown music of the HMS Acoustic Band and the homegrown poetry of Cranaleith’s very own Christopher Grosso. Enjoy the unique, quiet and contemplative folk music of the HMS Acoustic…