14th May 2016: Kris Drever Band

Posted: July 27, 2014 in Previously
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KrisDrever-byChloeGarrick WEB

Kris Drever plus Dan Whitehouse

Friday 13th May 2016

St Andrew’s In The Square Glasgow

Doors 7.30pm, 8pm start

Tickets £14 from Tickets Scotland 0141 204 5151

Book online

 

Edinburgh show

Kris Drever Band
Featuring Ian Carr, Ewen Roberts & Louis Abbott (Admiral Fallow)

plus Dan Whitehouse

Saturday 14th May 2016
SOLD OUT

The Pleasance Theatre Edinburgh

Tickets £14 from Tickets Scotland 0131 220 3234, Ripping Records 0131 226 7010

Book online

Kris Drever celebrates his first decade as an acclaimed solo artist and songwriter with a new studio album and tour “If Wishes Were Horses” released by Reveal Records on March 28th 2016. The album is his first for six years (during which time his band Lau have established themselves as the most widely acclaimed and musically progressive trio in British folk music).

Drever’s voice and guitar forms part of the backbone of today’s contemporary roots scene. Hugely admired as a solo artist, collaborator, and member of folk superstars Lau, he is a phenomenal and prolific artist. Drever has already played alongside Jack Bruce, Bela Fleck, Tinariwen, Joan As Police Woman, Jerry Douglas, Danny Thompson, Tim O’Brien, Sarah Jarosz, Shawn Colvin, Phil Cunningham, Rosanne Cash, Roddy Woomble, Eddi Reader, Adem, Kate Rusby, Julie Fowlis, Karine Polwart and many more.

As well as material from IF Wishes Were Horses Kris will revist older songs from across his catalogue playing many live for the first time. Fans can get involved by posting on his Facebook old songs they would like to hear and Kris will pick from those selections.

“Kris Drever is a serious talent” MOJO

“The folk revival has a new standard bearer” Q

 

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