Ranagri at Red Lion Folk Club - Birmingham
Wed Oct 04 2023 at 07:15 pm
Red Lion - Kings Heath | Birmingham, EN
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Tradition II - included in Folk Radio UK Top 10 albums 2022
Ranagri is an award winning folk band from Ireland and England who have established themselves as a standout act, drawing in crowds from around the world with their captivating live performances and exceptional musicianship.
With a unique blend of instruments that includes voices, guitar, bouzouki, flutes, whistles, harp bodhrán, drums & dulcimer, they create a sound that is both mesmerising and unforgettable. They are as happy to make you dance as they are to make you smile or shed a tear, passionately delving into current world topics, playing with politics, and creating uplifting music to lyrics with great depth.
The band has recorded five studio albums to date, with their latest release, 'Tradition II' receiving critical acclaim upon its release in July 2022. Folk Radio UK placed the album in their top 10 albums of 2022, cementing the band's status as one of the most exciting and innovative folk bands in the UK today.
They have performed at some of the most prestigious venues & festivals across the UK and Europe, including Cambridge Folk Festival, Bloom festival (Dublin), Montelago festival (Italy), Towersey Festival, a headline slot at Costa Festival Ibiza 2023, Birmingham Symphony Hall, The Union Chapel, Kings Place London along with regular tours of Scotland and Europe.
‘You're unlikely to hear anything more irresistible and more folky this year’ Louder Than War.
‘Echoes of Pentangle, Jethro Tull and new Celtic folk sounds cemented by strong contemporary songwriting’ RTE.
‘Voices and instruments combine to astound the listener with some of the most attention-grabbing music I’ve heard in a long time’ Folk Radio UK.
Where is it happening?Red Lion - Kings Heath, Vicarage Rd,Birmingham, United Kingdom
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