Songs from the South


Delgirl are an acoustic band from Dunedin, New Zealand, who play original music which is a mix of skiffle/folk/country/blues and Pacific styles. Original members, Deirdre Newall, Erin Morton and Lynn Vare formed the band in 2000. Newall retired in 2010 and John Dodd joined Vare and Morton on double bass.


  • Erin Morton on guitar/trumpet/ukulele/vocals (2000- )
  • Lynn Vare on percussion/snare drum/tenor ukulele/banjo/vocals (2000-)
  • John Dodd on double bass/vocals (2010-)
  • Deirdre Newall on double bass/bodhran/vocals (2000-2010)