Posts Tagged ‘scottish’

An Evening with LAU
Last tickets remaining for the Lau show at The Queens Hall in Edinburgh on Saturday 3rd December – best get your skates on if you want to see this marvellous live band. Tickets available from The Queens Hall:-  Book online

Stellar Line Up For 2017
We are delighted to announce some fantastic shows for 2017: Chuck Prophet, Alejandro Escovedo, Tim O’Brien and Kris Drever will all be dropping by The Fallen Angels Club next year. Head on over to the gig guide for more details.

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Erin Rae

Erin Rae is receiving a lot of good attention on her first UK tour happening right now. We are delighted that she will be in Glasgow next month on the 9th November in The CCA with Cale Tyson.

Have a listen and see what all the fuss is about here:-

Glasgow Americana 2017 Dates Announced
Thank you to all of you who helped make our 10th Anniversary for Glasgow Americana a great success. Shall we do it again next year? The dates for Glasgow Americana 2017 will be the 4th-8th October 2017.

JOSH ROUSE WEBJosh Rouse makes a welcome return to Glasgow in Oran Mor on Wednesday 29th April. Josh returns with a fantastic new album, “The Embers Of Time” out on the 7th April on Yeproc Records.

You can check Josh out here:- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5GhNNFGOdUE

Support for this show will come in the shape of Tim Keegan

The Star Folk Club – we always enjoy bringing you great shows in association with our friends at The Star Folk Club, we have a few shows coming up with them in The Admiral.

Cera Impala plus Bobby Deans

Tuesday 31st March 2015

Cera Impala is a banjo-wielding mama who oozes wild style. Her songs are unique yet feel instantly familiar, and she delivers them with a voice that melts even the hardest of hearts.

Originally from Flagstaff, Arizona, Cera has performed all across the USA and Europe. Cera appears with her husband and fiddler, Dr. Dirk Ronneburg (Southern Tenant Folk Union, Viper Swing).

Ags Connolly plus John McMeekin

Tuesday 14th April 2015

Ags Connolly is a traditional country (or ‘Ameripolitan’) singer-songwriter from Oxfordshire. His debut album ‘How About Now’ was released on Drumfire Records in February 2014 to critical acclaim:

As a live performer, Ags has appeared at events such as the 2013 Country 2 Country Festival at the O2 Arena and the 2014 Southern Fried Festival in Perth. He has also opened for various international artists such as Jimmy LaFave and Fred Eaglesmith.

Annabelle Chvostek plus support

Tuesday 19th May 2015

2013 Juno and Canadian Folk Music Award nominee, singer/songwriter, Annabelle Chvostek is heading for a gig at The Admiral in Glasgow on May 19, 2015.

She is gathering a lot of plaudits for writing protest songs for a new era of activism.

The versatile multi-instrumentalist Toronto-born performer, formerly of The Wailin’ Jennys, has released two solo albums.

Our shows for Kris Drever & Boo Hewerdine in Glasgow on the 24th April and Edinburgh on the 25th April are selling pretty fast, so best to run for your tickets as oppose to walking for them.

We are delighted to announce that the first act confirmed for our Glasgow Americana festival this year is the one and only Tom Russell, on sale now, full details at the festival website www.glasgowamericana.com. Glasgow Americana takes place between the 7th and 11th October 2015.

10th Anniversary Year

Well what a special 10th Anniversary Year – thanks to all who performed, helped behind the scenes and you for buying the tickets.

If you want to help us make it another 10 years, why not become a Friend of The Fallen Angels Club? For a £25 per year annual subscription you can get 15% off all your shows and loads of other benefits.

Membership does have its privileges. For more information please get in touch by email to info@fallenangelsclub.com or you can simply purchase the membership card here.

Sons Of Bill Returning To Glasgow

One of the bands that came to play for us during our special anniversary was The Sons Of Bill. We are delighted that they are coming back to see us next year. They will kick off our 2015 gig campaign with a show in Stereo on Thursday 19th February. You can purchase your tickets here:- Book online

The Handsome Family Glasgow Show

Always a special night when The Handsome Family roll into town. The husband and wife duo of Brett and Rennie Sparks will play St Andrew’ss In The Square on Wednesday 11th March. Always a hot ticket, this can be purchased here Book online, but watch you don’t burn yourself:-)

Glasgow Americana 2015

We are pleased to announce the dates for next year’s Glasgow Americana festival. We can confirm it will take place from Wednesday 7th until Sunday 11th October. We already have some acts confirmed, so please watch this space for an announcement early next year.

Festival website here:- http://www.glasgowamericana.com/

Kris Drever & Boo Hewerdine

The prolific and highly rated Kris Drever and Boo Hewerdine are doubling up on their undoubted talents for two special shows in Glasgow and Edinburgh in April.

The duo are playing gigs together at the CCA in Glasgow on 24th April and 25th April the following evening at The Pleasance Cabaret Bar in the capital.

Tickets for Glasgow can be purchased here, Book online and for Edinburgh here. Book online

LAU Glasgow Show

One of the best live bands on the planet will be returning in 2015 with a brand new album and a tour/ We are delighted to be hosting them in Glasgow on Thursday 11th May. Lau are three highly individual and extremely gifted musicians – Martin Green (accordion and electronics) Aidan O’Rourke (fiddle, fx) and Kris Drever (vocals, guitars). This ticket is sure to be a popular one and can be purchased here. Bookline

BEN GLOVER WEBBen Glover & Angel Snow

Friday 6th March 2015

The Admiral Bar Glasgow

Tickets £12 from Tickets Scotland 0141 204 5151 or behind the bar in The Admiral

Doors 7.30pm, 8pm start.

Book online

Irishman and Nashville resident, Ben Glover is always a welcome visitor to Scotland – and he is returning on a double bill with Angel Snow to Glasgow on Friday March 6, for a show at The Admiral in Waterloo Street.

His status is rising as his current album, “Atlantic” got a five-star review from Maverick Magazine while The Telegraph declared it to be among the best 23 albums of 2014.

He has toured and/or performed with the likes of Vince Gill, Buddy Miller, Jim Lauderdale and Mary Gauthier.

ANGEL SNOW WEBAlso on the bill is Angel Show, who hails from Chickamauga in Georgia.

Noted for her subtle guitar playing and excellent lyrics, rising star Angel makes her Scottish debut and will be performing songs from her latest album, “Fortune Tellers”.

She has also written songs for no less a star than Alison Krauss.

Ricky Ross (Another Country – BBC Radio Scotland) likes both of them, saying:

“Two artists who have made some of the most compelling music we’ve played on Another Country this year. Make sure you catch this great double bill.”

HandsomeFamily WEBThe Handsome Family plus Daniel Knox

Wednesday 11th March 2015

St Andrews In The Square Glasgow

Tickets £16 from Tickets Scotland 0141 204 5151

Doors 7.30pm, 8pm start.

Unreserved seating available

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The Handsome Family are set to bring their dark and delightful all-round musical merriment to St Andrews in the Square on Wednesday, March 11, 2015.

The mischievous minstrels – Rennie and Brett Spark – are great favourites in Glasgow with beguiling shows that are playful, and packed with great songs and music about anything from magnets to owls or milk.

Their song, “Far From Any Road” from their 2003 “Singing Bones” album, brought them to a wider audience after its use as the theme tune to the hugely popular TV series True Detective.

Newcomers to the devilish duo now know what long-standing fans have been raving about.

“The Handsome Family – as funny as ****, as sweet as love, and as serious as death” UNCUT

Daniel Knox’s unique baritone with an array of brass, strings, synthesizers, his usual band, and guest contributions from Brett Sparks and Thor Harris.

“An achingly lovely exercise in vintage, chrome-plated, wood-paneled Americana”- UNCUT 8/10

CERA IMPALA WEBCera Impala plus support

In association with Live @ The Star

Tuesday 31st March 2015

The Admiral Bar Glasgow

Tickets £9 from Tickets Scotland 0141 204 5151

Doors 7.30pm, 8pm start.

Book online

Cera Impala is a banjo-wielding mama who oozes wild style. Her songs are unique yet feel instantly familiar, and she delivers them with a voice that melts even the hardest of hearts.

Originally from Flagstaff, Arizona, Cera has performed all across the USA and Europe. Cera appears with her husband and fiddler, Dr. Dirk Ronneburg (Southern Tenant Folk Union, Viper Swing).

Since making a home in Edinburgh in 2012, she has also lent her voice to the notorious queens of harmony, The Bevvy Sisters.

“Graceful, eerie, tragically beautiful, it’s like she’s living with a backwoods secret she’s determined to keep.”–Victory Review (Seattle)

AGS CONNOLLYAgs Connolly plus John McMeekin
In association with Live @ The Star

Tuesday 14th April 2015
The Admiral Bar Glasgow
Doors 7.30pm, 8pm start.

Book online

Ags Connolly is a traditional country (or ‘Ameripolitan’) singer-songwriter from Oxfordshire. His debut album ‘How About Now’ was released on Drumfire Records in February 2014 to critical acclaim:

As a live performer, Ags has appeared at events such as the 2013 Country 2 Country Festival at the O2 Arena and the 2014 Southern Fried Festival in Perth. He has also opened for various international artists such as Jimmy LaFave and Fred Eaglesmith. Ags has recorded songs for Bob Harris’s ‘Under The Apple Tree’ sessions, while being championed from various quarters including The Guardian and BBC Arts Editor Will Gompertz.

“A compelling debut” – Independent on Sunday (4/5)