Top British Folk Band to play at Marine Hall, Fleetwood
Published: Wednesday, 07 October 2015
Expect a show-stopping night as Marine Hall hosts what could easily be the most thrilling concert of the year.
Award winning and ground breaking group Lau are coming to Fleetwood as part of their latest album tour.
Presented by Band on the Wall and Root Music, Lau are regarded as one of the UK’s most inventive bands and their dazzling performances have captivated audiences across the world. Crowned Best Folk Group at the BBC Radio Two Folk Awards an incredible four times, Lau are one of the most exciting live acts touring the UK right now.
Described by The Guardian as ‘perhaps the best live band in the country’, Lau are three highly individual and extremely gifted musicians - Martin Green on accordion and electronics, Aidan O’Rourke a nimble fiddle player and singer and guitarist Kris Drever. For a decade they have been stretching folk music's boundaries further and exploring new musical territory with each new release and concert tour.
Now touring on the on the back of their acclaimed new album The Bell That Never Rang, produced by Joan Wasser aka Joan As Police Woman, this is a rare opportunity to enjoy a memorable evening of immensely powerful and beautiful songs performed by this much-loved and critically lauded band.
On their upcoming performance at Marine Hall, band member Kris Drever comments, "Lau are delighted to visit Fleetwood, it's great to have the opportunity to play our music for the good folk of the Fylde coast.”