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Thanks to Bristol Food Connections for a lovely gig on Friday! We're on the road again this weekend too. Come and Join us if you can!

Thursday 5th, Kendal The John Langan Band plus Scrogans Run, Sam Robinson and DJ Nema Kuta at Ruskin's in Kendal 5th May

& Friday 6th, Aviemore Grand Re-opening/Nepal Earthquake relief fund/John Langan Band & The Wook
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Jo MaylandBrilliant. See you in Kendal 😀1 hour ago

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Come and join us tonight at Bristol Food Connections!!

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Each night of the Bank Holiday Weekend, Food Connections will be bringing you an evening of live music from College Green. Friday’s headliners are The John Langan Band. Don’t be hoodwinked by the deceptively stripped down line-up of vocals, guitar, fiddle, bass and percussion – this trio are high energy, unhinged, and musically extravagant. The band take traditional folk idioms, and deliver them with punk abandonment and virtuosic flair. Be prepared to move. They’ll be supported by Kit Hawes & Aaron Catlow. Best known as the virtuoso guitar and fiddle players from well loved Bristol band Sheelanagig, they draw on their many influences to create unique arrangements of traditional music, as well as their own compositions. The live show is a musical journey through Europe, America and beyond; combining dazzling playing with a fine sense of musicality and showmanship. “rip-roaring violin, guitar and vocals” – Larmer Tree Festival

Food Connections presents: The Langan Band

Apr 29, 6:30pm

Bristol folk, the langan family need your help, we need to find a house to live in, there's another bun in the oven and our big yellow van is just not big enough any more. If anyone knows of any 2 bed houses going round werbergs, easton, greenbank, st george etc please let me know. Love. John
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Each night of the Bank Holiday Weekend, Food Connections will be bringing you an evening of live music from College Green. Friday’s headliners are The John Langan Band. Don’t be hoodwinked by the deceptively stripped down line-up of vocals, guitar, fiddle, bass and percussion – this trio are high energy, unhinged, and musically extravagant. The band take traditional folk idioms, and deliver them with punk abandonment and virtuosic flair. Be prepared to move. They’ll be supported by Kit Hawes & Aaron Catlow. Best known as the virtuoso guitar and fiddle players from well loved Bristol band Sheelanagig, they draw on their many influences to create unique arrangements of traditional music, as well as their own compositions. The live show is a musical journey through Europe, America and beyond; combining dazzling playing with a fine sense of musicality and showmanship. “rip-roaring violin, guitar and vocals” – Larmer Tree Festival

Food Connections presents: The Langan Band

Apr 29, 6:30pm

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Join us for a night of rowdy celtic folk music with The Langan Band. 'The John Langan Band offer a collection of songs and tunes that take us on a vertigo inducing reel around European and American acoustic traditions delivering with a jagged, punky and irresistible edge. That three guys from Glasgow could conspire to create such an immense sound between them is not unprecedented, but to achieve this with such lyrical and instrumental flair is a rare, rare thing' Neil McFadyen, Folk Radio UK 'Astonishing work, boundlessly inventive... driving rhythms and mesmerising folk melodies' R2 Magazine 'The band possess an originality and dramatic edge that pushes into new and highly energetic territory' Songlines Magazine, 4 stars Times: 8.30pm-12.30pm Tickets: £7 in advance or on the door.

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May 20, 8:30pm

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RufusPeterborough?! :D :D can't find any smugglers festival info for this year tho... Any leads?1 week ago
Jon CouchAny chance you gents are coming to the Northwest of England any time? Would be great to have you back!1 week ago
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Looking forward to going up to Kendal in a few weeks…

The John Langan Band plus Scrogans Run, Sam Robinson and DJ Nema Kuta at Ruskin's in Kendal 5th May
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Alex NobleAberdeen?3 weeks ago
Karen BolandLara, you and Col would enjoy this. Xx3 weeks ago
Janine JenkinsonGraham Metcalfe- you must go. Sodding elections, I won't be able to make it :,(3 weeks ago
Anna TaggMoniaive folk festival?3 weeks ago
Gi DeordenuKnock!!!3 weeks ago
Ali LeeElaine and Jason these guys are great if you are in Aviemore on the 6th and fancy a shindig X3 weeks ago   ·  1
Elaine Margaret SwanShindigs are always welcomed. How are you? X3 weeks ago
Ivor SimpsonNow yer talking.hope t catch u guys this tour.3 weeks ago
Emma LawrenceTanya Helena Kalyan they are playing the food festival3 weeks ago
Kaycee FordhamHow much would you guys charge for a house concert in Devon?2 weeks ago
Tom Daviswhat no knock? ach well eden will have to do!2 weeks ago
Leigh PowerShelley Tester might speak to Wendy n rich, see about coming to Stroud on 9th July. The Langan band are wicked2 weeks ago   ·  1
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Ivor SimpsonPlease take some merch to aviemore please.been after a tshirt for a while cheers.2 weeks ago   ·  1
Lettece KnowliesComing from Aberdeen to Aviemore on the 6th of May to see you guys again. Do we need to buy tickets or just buy on the night? Can't wait.x2 weeks ago   ·  1

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Each night of the Bank Holiday Weekend, Food Connections will be bringing you an evening of live music from College Green. Friday’s headliners are The John Langan Band. Don’t be hoodwinked by the deceptively stripped down line-up of vocals, guitar, fiddle, bass and percussion – this trio are high energy, unhinged, and musically extravagant. The band take traditional folk idioms, and deliver them with punk abandonment and virtuosic flair. Be prepared to move. They’ll be supported by Kit Hawes & Aaron Catlow. Best known as the virtuoso guitar and fiddle players from well loved Bristol band Sheelanagig, they draw on their many influences to create unique arrangements of traditional music, as well as their own compositions. The live show is a musical journey through Europe, America and beyond; combining dazzling playing with a fine sense of musicality and showmanship. “rip-roaring violin, guitar and vocals” – Larmer Tree Festival

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Apr 29, 6:30pm

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Ladies and Gentlemen of London Town, Ali and Dave of The Langan Band will be performing at this THIS FRIDAY, and we seriously recommend that you get yourselves down to it! Honeyfeet are nothing short of phenomenal and it's looking like the best night of the year so far!!!

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A St.Patrick's Day with a Difference 18th March 2016 at EPIC Dalston We are delighted to invite you for a St Patrick’s Night that’s sure to get you jumping, there is no other place to be than Epic Dalston for an explosive night of Irish themed dancing and mayhem featuring Honeyfeet, an all-star line-up of Celtic musical maestros led by The Langan Band’s Alastair Caplin, and cracking tunes from DJ Gwennie. TICKETS ON SALE NOW: www.wegottickets.com/event/348063 UILLEANN PIPES - DELICIOUS IRISH STEWS - CEILI DANCING and LIVE MUSIC FROM : HONEYFEET Combining the impossible vocal melodies of Irish front woman Ríoghnach Connolly with dirty blues grooves, ethio-sax, soaring flute, heavy beats, and killer on-stage charisma, Honeyfeet can wow any crowd. The level of downright musical attitude on that stage is more than enough to get any party bouncing and it's a massive honour to have our favourite Manchester gang in town for our Epic St Patrick’s Day celebration. ALASTAIR CAPLIN & THE CELTIC FAMILY The Langan Band have been making waves at this year’s Celtic Connection with an appearance on BBC1 Scotland and a live show at Glasgow’s Old Fruitmarket. Fiddle player Alastair Caplin has taken a night off the band’s hectic live schedule to bring together some of London’s finest Celtic musicians including Ewan Mcdonald, Lewes Murray for an electric set of traditional Irish and Scottish tunes featuring fiddle, cittern, pipes and calling from Ceilidh Liberation Front’s Gwendolen von Einsiedel. DJ GWENNY The best folk festival Fire in the Mountain Festival's favourite DJ. A woman of many talents, no doubt she will get you dancing in no time. We'll be serving tasty home made Irish stews on the night. Tickets: £8 early bird, £12 advance, £14 on the door Tickets and Further info : www.wegottickets.com/event/348063 Facebook Event Page : www.facebook.com/events/1511368195831367/

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We got an old pal up on stage with us in Glasgow!

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Old Fruitmarket, Glasgow, 28/1/2016

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Karen BolandCanal Leman, I think you can hear us whooping it up here! Great gig.3 months ago   ·  1

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LONDON FANS!
The band is taking a well-earned break for a few weeks now, but Langan Band fiddler Alastair Caplin is putting on a gig with his new trio 58° North at the wonderful The Green Note Camden next week alongside Tir Eolas - do come down if you can, it should be a lovely evening :)

NEW ROOTS PRESENTS: 58 Degrees North/ Tir Eolas
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Adv Tickets £7.00 Doors £9.00 58° North is the latitudinal line that links the home places of the three musicians that make up this exciting new folk act; Ewan MacDonald, Alastair Caplin, and Lewis Murray, with a combination of fiddles and mandolin. Between the three of them they have played on some of the UK's most prestigious stages, including The Royal Albert Hall, Westminster Abbey, The Barbican and The Roundhouse, and played with some of the UK's finest folk musicians- Alasdair Roberts, The Incredible String Band, Emily Portman, Abigail Washburn, and The Ceilidh Liberation Front.. After many evenings spent learning each other's playing and tunes, the band have melded a sound that bonds together the ancient tradition of Scottish Traditional music with folk music from other European and Scandinavian traditions. The music ranges from the most intimate stringed slow airs to fiery table-thumping sets of reels. LISTEN TO 58° NORTH: soundcloud.com/58-north/sets/welsh-chapel-recordings Chamber folk/ alt-folk group Tir Eolas (Philippa Mercer - vocals/flutes, Laura Snowden - guitar/vocals, Ruairi Glasheen - percussion/vocals, Georgie Harris - viola/vocals and Hedi Pinkerfeld - bass/vocals) draw on their Celtic and English folk roots, combining traditional folk and original material, from virtuosic instrumentals to 5-part harmonies. Highlights in recent performances have been Bestival, Cecil Sharp House, Royal Albert Hall, Sage Gateshead, Kings Place, City of London Festival, Milton Court Concert Hall, Ronnie Scotts, and the BBC Proms (broadcast on BBC Radio 3). The group were selected for the inaugural City Music Foundation Award in 2013, and as a result were able to record their debut album Stories Sung, Truths Told, which was released in early 2015. Projects for 2015 included a concert at Shakespeare’s Globe for a series curated by guitarist John Williams, and a residency at Aldeburgh Music alongside artist Jo Lewis. WATCH TIR EOLAS: www.youtube.com/watch?v=nwFpAD9ePkM

NEW ROOTS PRESENTS: 58 Degrees North/ Tir Eolas

Feb 11, 9:00pm

New Roots Promotions58° North is the latitudinal line that links the home places of the three musicians that make up this exciting new folk act; Ewan MacDonald, Alastair Caplin, and Lewis Murray, with a combination of fiddles and mandolin. Between the three of them they have played on some of the UK's most prestigious stages, including The Royal Albert Hall, Westminster Abbey, The Barbican and The Roundhouse, and played with some of the UK's finest folk musicians- Alasdair Roberts, The Incredible String Band, Emily Portman, Abigail Washburn, and The Ceilidh Liberation Front.. After many evenings spent learning each other's playing and tunes, the band have melded a sound that bonds together the ancient tradition of Scottish Traditional music with folk music from other European and Scandinavian traditions. The music ranges from the most intimate stringed slow airs to fiery table-thumping sets of reels. LISTEN TO 58° NORTH: soundcloud.com/58-north Chamber folk/ alt-folk group Tir Eolas (Philippa Mercer - vocals/flutes, Laura Snowden - guitar/vocals, Ruairi Glasheen - percussion/vocals, Georgie Harris - viola/vocals and Hedi Pinkerfeld - bass/vocals) draw on their Celtic and English folk roots, combining traditional folk and original material, from virtuosic instrumentals to 5-part harmonies. Highlights in recent performances have been Bestival, Cecil Sharp House, Royal Albert Hall, Sage Gateshead, Kings Place, City of London Festival, Milton Court Concert Hall, Ronnie Scotts, and the BBC Proms (broadcast on BBC Radio 3). The group were selected for the inaugural City Music Foundation Award in 2013, and as a result were able to record their debut album Stories Sung, Truths Told, which was released in early 2015. Projects for 2015 included a concert at Shakespeare’s Globe for a series curated by guitarist John Williams, and a residency at Aldeburgh Music alongside artist Jo Lewis. WATCH TIR EOLAS: www.youtube.com/watch?v=nwFpAD9ePkM4 months ago   ·  1

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THANK YOU SO SO MUCH GLASGOW! Really quite overwhelmed by the turnout last night and the wonderful vibes that were flowing from you lovely lot :) Huge thanks to Ross Ainslie for joining us on stage, and to Celtic Connections for having us!
We're definitely taking it easy today, though if anyone was unable to get hold of a Langan Band album or T-shirt, there's rumours of restorative pints and steak at Stravaigin later on …

Lastly, if anyone photos or videos of the gig then please post them up to the band page, we'd love to see them!
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8 years after winning the prestigious Danny Kyle Award, The Langan Band are finally making their grand return to Celtic Connections Festival in Glasgow! On 28th Jan you can see the band play in one of the country's most beautiful and iconic venues - and as a special treat, they've got Piper Extrodanaire and Celtic Connections veteran Ross Ainslie joining them as a special guest appearance. The Langan Band originally formed in Glasgow nearly ten years ago now, so this epic show in the town of the their birth is not one to be missed! With a deceptively stripped down line-up of vocals, guitar, fiddle, bass and percussion, they released their debut album, Bones of Contention, to ecstatic reviews in 2013, following up two years later with the double disc I'm Alive/Live at the Globe. "Extraordinary stylistic dexterity...uncategorisable and irresistible" (Acoustic Magazine) Adding further cosmopolitan flavours to the night's musical melting-pot, French five-piece Zoufris Maracas - selected for a WOMEX showcase in 2015 - stir together strains of chanson, manouche, African and Latin sounds, plus a dash of Jacques Brel-esque cabaret, with vibrant vocals backed by trumpet, guitars and percussion.

The Langan Band live at The Old Fruitmarket (Celtic Connections)

Jan 28, 9:30pm

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Todays the big day folks!!!! We've just arrived in Glasgow, see you all at The Old Fruitmarket for Celtic Connections later tonight!!!! xx

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8 years after winning the prestigious Danny Kyle Award, The Langan Band are finally making their grand return to Celtic Connections Festival in Glasgow! On 28th Jan you can see the band play in one of the country's most beautiful and iconic venues - and as a special treat, they've got Piper Extrodanaire and Celtic Connections veteran Ross Ainslie joining them as a special guest appearance. The Langan Band originally formed in Glasgow nearly ten years ago now, so this epic show in the town of the their birth is not one to be missed! With a deceptively stripped down line-up of vocals, guitar, fiddle, bass and percussion, they released their debut album, Bones of Contention, to ecstatic reviews in 2013, following up two years later with the double disc I'm Alive/Live at the Globe. "Extraordinary stylistic dexterity...uncategorisable and irresistible" (Acoustic Magazine) Adding further cosmopolitan flavours to the night's musical melting-pot, French five-piece Zoufris Maracas - selected for a WOMEX showcase in 2015 - stir together strains of chanson, manouche, African and Latin sounds, plus a dash of Jacques Brel-esque cabaret, with vibrant vocals backed by trumpet, guitars and percussion.

The Langan Band live at The Old Fruitmarket (Celtic Connections)

Jan 28, 9:30pm

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Two turds of The Langan Band, out of their ellement and heavily procrastinating from laying down some performances for Irish Tv.

See them in their prime TOMORROW NIGHT, tearing up the crowd, as only they know how, at the SPECTACULAR Old Fruitmarket, Glasgow.

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Folk of the Dumfries & Galloway, this evening we're playing in the Globe in Dumfries as a part of the Burns Festival - if you can't make it up to Glasgow tomorrow then we'd love to see you there! ... See MoreSee Less

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Possibly our biggest gig so far is coming up this Thursday, and people of Scotland we'd love to see your smiling dancing faces there! We've got pipe aficionado Ross Ainslie making a special guest appearance with possibly the quickest set of reels you've ever heard, and it is going to be one hell of a show ;)

We've got a special cheap ticket list, so the first 100 people to PM us will be able to get in for only £10

Come and join in the fun!

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8 years after winning the prestigious Danny Kyle Award, The Langan Band are finally making their grand return to Celtic Connections Festival in Glasgow! On 28th Jan you can see the band play in one of the country's most beautiful and iconic venues - and as a special treat, they've got Piper Extrodanaire and Celtic Connections veteran Ross Ainslie joining them as a special guest appearance. The Langan Band originally formed in Glasgow nearly ten years ago now, so this epic show in the town of the their birth is not one to be missed! With a deceptively stripped down line-up of vocals, guitar, fiddle, bass and percussion, they released their debut album, Bones of Contention, to ecstatic reviews in 2013, following up two years later with the double disc I'm Alive/Live at the Globe. "Extraordinary stylistic dexterity...uncategorisable and irresistible" (Acoustic Magazine) Adding further cosmopolitan flavours to the night's musical melting-pot, French five-piece Zoufris Maracas - selected for a WOMEX showcase in 2015 - stir together strains of chanson, manouche, African and Latin sounds, plus a dash of Jacques Brel-esque cabaret, with vibrant vocals backed by trumpet, guitars and percussion.

The Langan Band live at The Old Fruitmarket (Celtic Connections)

Jan 28, 9:30pm

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8 years after winning the prestigious Danny Kyle Award, The Langan Band are finally making their grand return to Celtic Connections Festival in Glasgow! On 28th Jan you can see the band play in one of the country's most beautiful and iconic venues - and as a special treat, they've got Piper Extrodanaire and Celtic Connections veteran Ross Ainslie joining them as a special guest appearance. The Langan Band originally formed in Glasgow nearly ten years ago now, so this epic show in the town of the their birth is not one to be missed! With a deceptively stripped down line-up of vocals, guitar, fiddle, bass and percussion, they released their debut album, Bones of Contention, to ecstatic reviews in 2013, following up two years later with the double disc I'm Alive/Live at the Globe. "Extraordinary stylistic dexterity...uncategorisable and irresistible" (Acoustic Magazine) Adding further cosmopolitan flavours to the night's musical melting-pot, French five-piece Zoufris Maracas - selected for a WOMEX showcase in 2015 - stir together strains of chanson, manouche, African and Latin sounds, plus a dash of Jacques Brel-esque cabaret, with vibrant vocals backed by trumpet, guitars and percussion.

The Langan Band live at The Old Fruitmarket (Celtic Connections)

Jan 28, 9:30pm

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The Langan Band was perfect tonight

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Catherine TunstallThey go from strength to strength.3 months ago   ·  1
Gareth Jerviswow!!! stunning vocals, nothing left on the training ground. Pure, honest commitment3 months ago   ·  1

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Pablo PalomaEven with the "real Dave" it works very weeeell 😜3 months ago   ·  1
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The Langan BandPrettier?! Pah! Totally subjective!3 months ago

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Massive thanks to Bruce McGregor and Travelling Folk on BBC Radio Scotland for having us tonight! Just got the invite to go and play the festival club in the art school this eve as well - catch us at 11.25!! ... See MoreSee Less

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Vic A E Blakelistening!4 months ago   ·  1
Dolly O'RourkeFantastic! Love these guys..saw them at Butefest....just amazing!4 months ago   ·  1
Niall McAdiesounded incredible right enough tonight gents!4 months ago   ·  1
Nick CaplinA great sound Guys - fantastic4 months ago   ·  1
Bebaw Babity's DaWhat a great spot guys, but maybe I'm biased. Well done.4 months ago   ·  1
Willie SinclairYou guys rocked!4 months ago   ·  1
Andy McLellandYez wur magic Cant wait to see you on the 28th at the old Glasgow fruit market4 months ago   ·  1
The Langan BandThanks very much folks! x4 months ago
David Wyliecought you on radio scotland last night john soudin good bud keep on truckin4 months ago

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Hugh Joneswhat time will you be playing?4 months ago
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Hugh Jonescheers - will tune in then - many thanks4 months ago
Beebaw Babbity's MaFabulous set tonight on BBC Radio Scotland. Pure dead brilliant!!! Well done lads. X4 months ago
Nic HoldenGot a good shout during Brian Burnet's Get it on! Have fun!!4 months ago

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And finally, since winning a Danny Kyle Award back in 2008, the John Langan Band have been busy making a name for themselves all over Europe, and return to Celtic Connections this year to play at The Old Fruitmarket on the 28th January. If you can’t wait until then to hear them, why not tune in to our live show from the CCA at Celtic Connections tomorrow night 7-9pm.

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Celtic Connections in 2 and a half weeks, we're pretty excited about this one! x

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Nancy ClarkeTara MacGillemhìcheil xx4 months ago   ·  1
Irene CampbellI'll be there jiggin4 months ago   ·  1
Ossian ButlerLooking forward to this one, 'mon the Glasgow tribe, let's make it a special night! x4 months ago   ·  1

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Matheus PalmieriHi guys, my wife could see you playing at Cambridge a few years ago and fortunately she bought a Cd from you. Did you know you have fans in Brazil? When are coming to play here???4 months ago
Ian DouglasYou guys coming to Cumbria?4 months ago
Ben McmanusWhat an absolute stonker of a night!4 months ago
Toni Hannerseeing and hearing you in Sarlat last fall was a high point of our trip--you rocked!4 months ago

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Happy new year everyone, we hope you all have a happy and healthy 2016! Knoydart was absolutely gorgeous. Thanks for inviting us and to all the folk that joined us there!!

Right then, next up is Wilton's Music Hall for a Burns Night Special.

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Jack DaviesMy birthday is is burns night im coming for ya!4 months ago
Nic HoldenAnd thanks for a great night in Arisaig too! Let us know if you venture down to Perthshire.4 months ago
Jenna Saoirse MahonMichelle Giovanni??;)4 months ago   ·  1
Michelle GiovanniJenna Saoirse Mahon Good memories! Let's go!xx4 months ago

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This event is now sold out! Running times; 7.30- Doors open 8pm- Dila V and The Odd Beats 9.15- The Langan Band If you like to take your Burns Night with a Celtic/Balkan twist, join us for a night of revelry with The John Langan Band and Dila V & The Odd Beats. The John Langan Band take traditional acoustic idioms - Celtic, Gypsy Swing, Roma and Flamenco - and deliver them with punk abandonment and virtuosic flare. The trio have been award winners at Celtic Connections and recently sold out a memorable show at Shakespeare's Globe. Dila V & The Odd Beats are all about multinational hip-shimmying gypsy folk and roots from faraway lands. Fronted by the spellbinding Dila Vardar, this Bosphorus-straddling blend of Turkish folk and irresistible Balkan dance beats comes with sinuous hints of Greek Rebetiko, amongst other tasty world music flavours. www.thejohnlanganband.com

Burns Night with The Langan Band and Dila V & The Odd Beats

Jan 22, 7:30pm

Last gig of 2015 (not counting Hogmanay & Arisaig) - HERE WE GO! Hope to see you there :)

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Tickets on sale at 12:00pm on Thursday 19th November. billetto.co.uk/en/events/rumpus-monopoly-5cad0f Prepare your ears to tingle at the tinkle of our Vol. 29 playlist on Soundcloud. soundcloud.com/rumpusparty/sets/rumpus-santa-v-panda Since the dawn of times Rumpus has played host to some of the greatest battles imaginable. Pirates faced the might of Ninjas (and won); Pirates faced the flamboyant might of Panto (and lost); Panto faced the terrifying might of Monsters, and on and on, throughout the aeons, the battles have continued. This Christmas, Rumpus invites you to choose a monochromatic side and stand firm against your chosen foe: will you join the cheery, bearded, slightly creepy legions of Santae, armed with nothing but goodwill, suspiciously wrapped parcels and candy canes? Or will you choose to fight for the so-cute-its-terrifyingly-creepy Pandae, backed by an utter lack of interest in your own self-preservation and more bamboo than you could possibly ever chew on? For the past year we’ve seen the likes of the Panda Defence League and Britain’s Not For Pandas clash and clash again - now is the time for a victor to emerge. Joining the Black & White v Red & White onslaught are mighty giants of the musical battlefield: the epic John Langan Band, the outstanding Shambolique, and we welcome back Buffo’s Wake, who’ll be hosting and curating a room of their own. LINE-UP (More acts to be Announced) ★★Main Room★★ ✩Paradise Moist✩ Will the great mystery ever unravel? Who is this mystery DJ?✩Shambolique✩ Super high energy gypsy thrash funk dance quartet. soundcloud.com/shambolique-1 ✩ The Langan Band✩ The boys are back! This unhinged 3-piece takes all traditionally acoustic and delivers with pure punk abandonment sure to set you dancing like a professional ostrich. soundcloud.com/thejohnlanganband✩The Charlie Chuckles✩ Dirty booty shaking funk n bass soundcloud.com/charliechucklesdj ★★Room 2 – Fiesta Bombarda★★ This vibrant & festivalesque crew transforming the middle floor into a full on dance-fuelled carnival! ✩Buddha✩ Buddha brings a heavy mix of interstellar funk & soul for a cosmic dance experience. soundcloud.com/buddha_music ✩ Eat Your Greens ✩The 8-year old beast brings you an eclectic and high-tempo mash up the heaviest in Dub, Reggae, Ragga, Dancehall, Jungle & Dubstep. soundcloud.com/eat-your-greens ✩Fiesta Bombarda Soundsystem✩ Reggae, afrobeat, jungle, brass & carnival sounds from the Fiesta Bombarda sound system. www.fiestabombarda.com ✩Dr Hyde✩ Ghettofunk, breaks and much more from Liverpool’s mixing master. soundcloud.com/drhydeuk + one more TBC ★★Room 3 – Buffo’s Wake★★ These gypsy punk lunatics present Dr Strangeloves Panda Fertility Clinic.An experimental fertility lab, desperately seeking to re-populate the world with pandas by any means necessary. ✩Jabul Gorba✩ Fast, furious and unstoppable, these lads inject lethal doses of French Gypsy punk rock straight into your veins. www.jabulgorba.com ✩Buffo's Wake✩Chaotic Gypsy Carnival Punks, with influences from Abba to Zappa, Buffo's Wake are guaranteed to leave you dancing like a man possessed! www.buffoswake.com ✩DJ Wedding Fight✩The balkanizer in chief of Bratislava's party scene is bringing in a dancing storm of Eastern European energy. www.facebook.com/weddingfight ✩Shambolic Sideshow Circus✩The Brighton based circus collective will descend upon Rumpus to captivate and discombobulate. www.shambolicsideshow.com/ ✩Buffo's Wake DJ's Metal Graveyard✩Prepare yourselves for this semi-ironic nostalgic rock playlist a sure way to keep sleep at bay come 5am. ✩Sacha Dieu✩ Decade spanning career spinning Balkan and world beats on a global scale! Fexomat (Ringe Raja / NSF) ringerajarec.nsf-music.com ★★Room 4 - The Travelling Tavern★★ Quiet Quiet band Louche and lively alt-folk-post-punk ballads of twisted love, damned seamen and poisoned confectionery. quietquietband.com Dom and the Ikos Irresistible New Orleans funk,blues and Cajun led by London's finest ivory tinkler. www.dompipkin.co.uk/ Blind Buffalo Quartet Eccentric punk swing and dirty blues singing songs of old and ditties new with theatrical swagger. www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ej4v05WSUfg Kansas Smitty's The hippest most swinging princes of all things jazz, transporting you back to the smokey speakeasys of yesteryear. www.kansassmittys.com/ As ever featuring the Rumpus Art Exhibition curated by skilled sirens Harlot Von Charlotte and Lozzy Bones. ★★Room 5 - The Courtyard★★ DJ The Alchemist leads his troubadour troops for one of his final London appearances! Excpet banging sounds from Smamalam, Graham Eden and James PB. www.mixcloud.com/edensounds/ www.mixcloud.com/jamespeanutbutter/ We've got our favorite Hip Hop wanderer wandering through the crowds once again - keep your ears peeled for Cloudy! soundcloud.com/cloudy-music-1 ★★Room 6 - The Wonderland Cafe★★ Prepare to have your stockings stuffed with love and your tummies over-brimming with tea, cake and even more love! by the delightful Wonderland crew. wonderlandfestival.co.uk/ ★★Room 7 - The Rumpus CineRave★★ VJ Harper is back, melding the snow storm and the jungle thrusting you into musical, visual madness!http://www.vjharper.co.uk/

Rumpus: Santa vs Panda - Tonight!

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Julian BournSanta vs Panda - brilliant. It's been too long coming.6 months ago   ·  2
Rebecca CarberryI don't know who I want to win 😐6 months ago
Emma BaileyHaaaaaaaa!6 months ago
Emma BaileyAnd sadly I CANNOT GO D: I mourn. I still have my panda ears made with a very high level of production from last time (ate all the bamboo though)6 months ago   ·  1
Amie HannahRachael Hunter fucking hell, could have been elves and Christmas puddings :'(6 months ago
Heather Louise TurnerCarys? Xx6 months ago   ·  1

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36 hours to go, and things are hotting up! We can't wait to hit to dancefloor to the tunes of Fiesta Bombarda, Eat Your Greens, The Langan Band, Buffo's Wake, Jabul Gorba, Kansas Smittys, Fexomat, Sacha Dieu, Dom Pipkin and The Iko's - The Soul of New Orleans in the UK; Blind Buffalo, quiet quiet band and so many more! 7 rooms full of the most fun you can have in December! For tickets and full line up: billetto.co.uk/en/events/rumpus-monopoly-5cad0f

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Alex Nobleim sure you can fit another Aberdeen gig in there!!!5 months ago

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