An Evening with Afro Celt Sound System
November 2018 Tour announced! Their acclaimed live performances are energetic and captivating and innovatively combine folk traditions of different cultures to breath-taking effect. They won Best Group in the 2017 Songlines Music Awards. Simon Emmerson is joined by long-term members’ vocalist, kora and balafon player N’Faly Kouyaté and Dhol drummer Johnny Kalsi. Their live show features contributions from a host of other outstanding musicians including Armagh-born vocalist and flautist Rioghnach Connolly and bodhrán player and percussionist Robbie Harris. They will also be joined by special guests Peter Tickell on fiddle, Ged Lynch on drums, Simon Richmond on keyboards and Lottie Cullen on pipes and whistle. The band are currently in the studio writing and recording a much-anticipated follow-up to 2016’s ‘The Source’ which fRoots described as “a colossus of an album”.
Tickets on sale Friday 27 April 10am https://myticket.co.uk/artists/afro-celt-sound-system