The Fyreflies are Ben Willetts and Darryl Milsom. Ben (guitar & lead vocals) is an accomplished guitarist/musician with an extensive background in contemporary/rock music, music theory and making musical instruments. Darryl (mandolin, guitar, bass, tin whistle and vocals) has also developed and demonstrated skills in the art of the luthier (maker of instruments) and has had over 2 decades of experience in making early instruments and demonstrating and performing with them at historical locations around Europe.
A Lincoln based folk/rock duet performing original and lively material to suit a variety of tastes. Also perform ‘folky’ cover versions of well known songs by acts, such as: REM, The Kinks, Led Zeppelin, The Stranglers, The Doors, Donovan and more.
Although only formed in the beginning of 2012, The Fyreflies have enjoyed performing at festivals, for local radio and various charity events. They have attained a respectable following and are enjoying playing regularly at popular venues in and around Lincoln. They are also in the final stages of producing their debut album.