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Robert Schmuck to perform at Hunmanby whisky distillery

Robert Schmuck to perform at Hunmanby whisky distillery


The May Distillery Sessions music set at the Spirit of Yorkshire Distillery will feature Scarborough based singer and musician, Robert Schmuck.


Robert and his band will celebrate the greatest songwriters and artists of the past 50 years with their unique arrangements and smooth harmonies when he/they returns to the Pot Still Coffee Shop on 31st May.


Spirit of Yorkshire co-founder, David Thompson is delighted to welcome Robert and his band back to the stage that overlooks the distillery's stills: "Robert always delivers a quality set comprising classics to sing along to plus hidden gems from the likes of Stevie Wonder, Billy Joel, Paul McCartney, Nina Simone, Carole King, Burt Bacharach and more."


Tickets cost £10 without food, £15.50 with a cheese deli board or £16.50 with a charcuterie or ploughman's platter. Booking is essential by visiting or by calling 01723 891758.


David and fellow co-founder Tom Mellor share a love of live music and they specifically designed the Pot Still Coffee Shop so that it perfectly accommodates a live band without overpowering the room.


Forthcoming events at the Pot Still Coffee Shop at The Spirit of Yorkshire include Friday night Jazz and Blues on 10th May, 14th June and 12th July and a Distillery Session with Raven on 28th June.


In addition to music and pop up food events, visitors to Spirit of Yorkshire can enjoy guided

Tours of the Distillery and home-made refreshments from Pot Still Coffee Shop seven days a week, all year round.




Photograph caption: Robert Schmuck will perform at Spirit of Yorkshire Distillery on 31st May Robert Schmuck at Spirit of Yorkshire


For more information or to arrange an interview with David Thompson, please contact Tracey Baty at three60 marketing on;


Direct line: 01430 871360

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Notes to editors


  1. For more information about Spirit of Yorkshire, please visit
  2. For more information about the weekly Jazz and Blues and monthly Distillery Sessions, please visit
  3. For more information about the Robert Schmuck, please visit
  4. With a unique blend of music, stories, haunting harmonies and crunchy chords, Raven take you on a fabulous journey through a fusion of irresistible sounds: daring choral, sizzling salsa, whimsical pop, ethereal melodies and rootsy folk.
  5. Playing a variety of instruments, including keyboard, penny whistles, accordion, guitars, flute, congas, ukulele, recorders and djembe, Raven create a tapestry of life, love and laughter.
  6. Spirit of Yorkshire won a VisitEngland Welcome Award in the Attractions Accolades in appreciation of the outstanding experiences they have provided since they opened their visitor attraction in April 2017
  7. Spirit of Yorkshire won the Best Tourism & Hospitality Business at the Bridlington and Yorkshire Coast Chamber Awards in October 2017