Folk Bands and Artists
Greg Russell & Ciaran Algar
Greg Russell and Ciaran Algar joined forces in 2011. Combining Russell’s powerful vocals and driving guitar style with Algar’s All-Ireland winning fiddle playing, the duo have become one of the most sought after acts on the British folk scene. In 2013 the pair won the BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Award before going on to win the Horizon Award for best breakthrough act from the same source in 2014. In 2015, they were nominated in the BBC Radio 2 Folk Award Best Duo category.
Having toured extensively in the UK for five years, as well as in Denmark, Germany and The Netherlands, Greg Russell and Ciaran Algar have released 3 studio albums.
“folk at its very best” Maverick
“invigorating…infectious joy” Songlines
“Brimming with passion” FRUK
GIGS COMING UP
Live in UK
- Live in Liverpool - (Rest of the UK)
Tuesday 26th February · 8:00PM · Music Room at Liverpool Philharmonic · Liverpool City Centre · £12 / £16
Folk at the Hall
- Live in Flintshire - (Rest of the UK)
Wednesday 27th February · 7:00PM · Gwaenysgor Village Hall · Gwaenysgor · £13
- Greg Russell and Ciaran Algar - (London)
Tuesday 5th March · 7:30PM · The Slaughtered Lamb · Clerkenwell · £12