This is a multi-room event with different acts and genres taking part in a battle of the bands competition. Crane will be featuring its new line up and new songs. Fans needed to come down and show their support.
Tickets are available at the venue which will be open between 16:00 and 18:00 throughout the week. This is an all day music event for the grand opening of The Derby Hotel under new management.
Sounds Like: Incubus, Biffy Clyro, Crimson King - In the court of King Crimson, < !! Muse !! >, Frank Zappa
Take one spoonful of prog, a dash of alt and an equally monosyllabic Curt, and what have you got? A pretentious start to a biography (Crane).
Rearing from South Cumbria, Crane blend genres that have been perfected by the bearded and the non-bearded for generations; a sort of King Crimson 90's dan...See Full Bio
“Early last year Crane released their first full-length, a masterpiece of an album that is still on regular rotation on my iPod, but nearly six months of inactivity looked to have spelled the end for one of Barrow’s most engaging live acts. This comeback show was more than worth the wait. At times it almost defies logic that a trio can generate such a massive noise, but as they rattled through much of the album with smiles on their faces that said ‘it’s good to be back’, you realized that they’ve got everything they need in just three instruments – too many cooks spoil the broth and all that. Old favourites Tuck Your Calves In and Turret rocked the venue to its very foundations, while for the sub two-minute freakout I Jump On This it could easily have been Mastodon on the stage. They finished up with a few ‘new’ tracks, including closer and future set-list staple Stan Laurel, which cunningly weaves the unmistakable Laurel and Hardy theme into yet another prog-rock tour”