The Roving Crows
Free Before 9pm, £4 Thereafter
Roving Crows are an original must-see act, with roots in Folk and Celtic music. Renowned for their high-energy live performance, their shows pull together funked up traditional tunes and catchy original song.
Think powerful Celtic undertones and intoxicating tribal rhythms. The band comprises fiddle, guitar, bass, percussion and vocals.
As well as almost constant national touring, the band has released 2 albums and 2 EPs since their launch in 2009. The most recent album ‘Deliberate Distractions’ received 4* reviews in the Financial Times and R2 Magazine amongst many more.
Their latest EP ‘Up Heaval’ was released in March 2015 at the Gloucester Guildhall.
Band of the Year – FATEA Music Awards 2014
Best Live Act – Spiral Earth Music Awards 2014
Best Folk Act – Exposure Music Awards 2012.
“Great party music…I love that band” Paul O’Grady, BBC (April 2012)
“Really individual Celtic folk rock group” Mike Harding, BBC (Nov 2012)
“The next folk super group in waiting”, Nancy Dunham, folking.com, 2013