Winner of ‘Best Group’ in both the Live Ireland awards and the Tradition In Review awards, The Outside Track are one of the top Celtic acts in the world. They were ‘Best Live Act’ nominees in the MG Alba Scots Traditional Music Awards, and won the German Radio Critics Prize, for their album Flash Company. Live Ireland called them, ‘Among the top bands in the world – stunning on every cut!’.
The Outside Track’s marriage of Celtic music, song and dance has been rapturously received around the world. Hailing from Scotland, Ireland, and Cape Breton, its five members are united by a love of traditional music and a commitment to creating new music on this as a foundation. They blend fiddle, accordion, harp, guitar, whistle, step-dance and vocals with breathtaking vitality. Their blend of boundless energy and unmistakable joie de vivre has won them a large following around the globe.
They are out on tour … catch them live at the following venues:
8th June: The Maltings, Berwick-upon-Tweed
9th June: Wimborne Folk Festival, Wimborne, Dorset
10th June: Southwell Folk Festival
13th June: Folk at the Froize – Woodbridge
14th June: Norden Farm Arts Centre -Maidenhead
15th June: Settle Victoria Hall – Kirkgate,
16th June: The Kirkgate, Cockermouth
17th June: Beverley Folk Festival
19th June: An Tobar, Isle of Mull
21st June: Montrose Folk Club
22nd June: Universal Hall, Findhorn
23rd June: The Old Bridge Inn, Aviemore
For more information visit https://www.theoutsidetrack.com/