28th November 2013 – LAU

Posted: October 3, 2011 in Previously

LAULAU plus special guest Louis Abbott (Admiral Fallow)

Thursday 28th November 2013

The Queens Hall Edinburgh EH8 9JG

Tickets £16/£14 from 0131 668 2019

Auditorium opens 7.30pm, 8pm start

Lau are modern folk music’s most innovative band. Brilliant musicians, thrilling performers and free-thinking visionaries.  Featuring the beautiful vocals and skillful guitar playing of award winning Orcadian songwriter Kris Drever. Pioneering post-everything accordion and electronics from Martin Green and the timeless masterful and melodic creativity of Scottish fiddler Aidan O’Rourke.

Their latest album ‘Race The Loser’ (produced by Tucker Martine (Sufjan Stevens, R.E.M., Laura Veirs, The Decemberists) was shortlisted for Album Of The Year by BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards and featured in MOJO magazine and fROOTS Best Albums of 2012 and launched to a sold out audience as part of Lau’s very own ‘Lau Land’ festival in London November 2012

LAU LOGOLau have received glowing reviews from international music and arts critics for their live concert performances and were invited to play two tracks from ‘Race The Loser’ on the most prestigious UK music television show ‘Later… with Jools Holland’ (BBC2 TV).

Lau have long established themselves as one of the most sought after and creative live acts performing today.

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