The Best Band in the World on in Boro Tonight!
By One Giant Leap
Friday 26 Nov 2010 15:21:00
Browse all Music articles
 

That’s what Channel Four Music said about Scottish greats, Lau. See the hottest folk act right now playing at the Westgarth SC this evening.

 

Lau have been three times winners of Best Group at the Radio 2 Folk Awards in 2008, 2009 & 2010. Lau are a formidable trio of three of the finest and most innovative exponents of modern traditional music in Britain today. Their live shows are a must-see experience with an energy and musicianship which is spellbinding. Hear them here: http://soundcloud.com/folk-radio-uk/lau-horizontigo

 

Here's just a fraction of what the critics think:

“Lau are so special” - The Guardian

“Quite frankly, the best band in the world right now” - Channel 4

 

Lau are supported by the Danby diva herself, the wonderful Elaine Palmer. Elaine is a singer/songwriter that very much charts her own territory. That territory can be quite literal in her descriptions of the moods and feelings she draws from living on the moors or by the sea. Comparisons are very hard to draw but I’m probably minded to look back into the 60s and Bob Dylan or Jonie Mitchell.

 

Friday 26th Nov 2010

7.30pm

 

Westgarth Social Club

99 Southfield Road

Middlesbrough

TS1 3EZ

01642 242 164

 

£14 Adv

Ages 14+ (14 - 16yrs with an adult) 



To rate this article select the number of stars you think perfectly rates this article.
Current overall rating after 0 votes: 0.00
12345678910
Are You A Potential FansOnline Site Manager?
If you would like to run a site for a team not already featured on FansOnline, please get in touch and we will be happy to create the site for you.

Click here to contact us if you have what it takes to become a fansonline site manager

Advertise On Fansonline.net
Showcase your products and services to our members at some of the best rates in the industry.

With various advertising opportunities and placements why not get in touch to discuss your requirements today?

Click here to contact us to discuss your advertising needs.


Fansonline Home | About Fansonline | Contact Fansonline | Privacy Policy | TOS

Copyright © 2008 to 2020 Fansonline.net Ltd
FansOnline.net Ltd
UNIT 7
Brentnall Center
Gilkes Street
Middlesbrough
Cleveland
TS1 5AP