The longtime bonds of friendship and shared music-making between multi-instrumentalists Ross Ainslie and Ali Hutton, dating right back to boyhood, dynamically underpin their recent two-album project, 2016’s exquisite, acoustic-based Symbiosis, and the rich panoramic soundscapes of 2018’s Symbiosis II. Merging material from both, their line-up here includes Ross Wilson (Blue Rose Code), Fiona Hunter, and a hand-picked string section helmed by Patsy Reid.
Renowned for his incandescent live performances, firebrand gaita maestro Anxo Lorenzo has taken Galicia’s piping tradition on an exhilarating worldwide adventure, trading tunes and styles with jazz, pop, rock, Indian and flamenco musicians. “Sheer speed and unbridled imagination that simply defies belief” (Irish Music Review)
10% off a meal in QMU restaurant Scran between 5pm and 7pm if you have a gig ticket.