LOWLANDS LONDON: Brixton Windmill SUN 11TH NOV, 2012 7.30pm £5.00 - 22 tickets available 18 and over Twisted a.m. Lounge presents:LowlandsRamshackle Union BandThe Killing Fields of OntarioTwisted a.m. Lounge is one of the longest running alt.country and whatever club nights in London, also taking in indiefolk, roots, country and all other types of electroacoustic music. Sometimes it can be happy and dancey, other times dark and whiskey-ish. But it'a always quality and most weeks we have a fine touring act from north America.LOWLANDS (Italy)A seven piece Americana band from Pavia, Italy, fronted by an English singer-songwriter, Lowlands music kind of fits somewhere in between Wilco, Whiskeytown, Soul Asylum and Green On Red.They've toured extensivley around the European festivals and have played London a few times. Their most recent album 'Gypsy Child' was partly produced and mixed by Chris Cavacas of Green on Red.This autumn, on the back of a tribute EP to Woody Guthrie, they release their new full-length record 'Beyond', produced in Atlanta by Joey Huffman, the esteemed keyboard player for Matchbox Twenty, Soul Asylum, Drivin' n Cryin', Geargia Satellites, Bowling for Soup, Butch Walker etc."Excellent…finely-honed, thought-provoking songs. The European Roots revolution continues"- Whispering and Hollerin"Superb songs, succinct lyrics without the necessity of blowing your speakers of the wall" - Americana-UK"Crazy beautiful record!" - Chris Cacavas (Green On Red)http://www.lowlandsband.comRAMSHACKLE UNION BAND"woozy bluegrass for weary hearts and bleeding minds" - NMEBased around rich four-part harmonies, with raucous, tumbling rhythms and equal penchant for lovelorn heartbreak and giddy good times, The Ramshackle Union Band are one of the most talked-about new folk bands around. Stomping bluegrass-tinged-folk, played with a big heart and a free-spirited ethos.www.myspace.com/theramshackleunionbandTHE KILLING FIELDS OF ONTARIOKilling Fields of Ontario are a folk rock band formerly based in Leeds, but now spread all over the country. Since forming in 2008 we've supported acts such as Broken Records, Sparrow and the Workshop, Chris Mills, Otis Gibbs, and Elliot Brood.Our debut album, 'The Shock of the Sparks' is out now. It was recorded in 2009 at Beethoven St Studios, London, produced/engineered/mixed by Tom Loffman (I Am Austin, Casio Kids) and mastered by Ed Woods (Idlewild, Tom Mcrae).If you like thrashy folk rock it's here in spades... Definitely a band to watch out for. - Acoustic Magazinehttp://killingfieldsofontario.com/£5.00 - 22 tickets available 18 and over
THE RAMSHACKLE UNION BAND LONDON: Brixton Windmill SUN 6TH NOV, 2011 8pm £4.00 - 24 tickets available18 and over The Henry Brothers' Old Time Music RevueBi-monthly Sunday night feast of old time bluegrass and American roots music with an edge and dark humour hosted by the wonderful Henry Brothers. This event starts at 8pm sharp.THE RAMSHACKLE UNION BAND"woozy bluegrass for weary hearts and bleeding minds" - NMEBased around rich four-part harmonies, with raucous, tumbling rhythms and equal penchant for lovelorn heartbreak and giddy good times, The Ramshackle Union Band are one of the most talked-about new folk bands around. Stomping bluegrass-tinged-folk, played with a big heart and a free-spirited ethos.www.myspace.com/theramshackleunionbandTHE HALLELUJAH TRAILSHarmony-driven neo/old-timey upbeat and ballad type music to ease the soul, with a Clarence White edge. This sweet-sounding outfit is fronted by Jeremy Mendonca, a transplant from San Francisco who has been doing his unique version of alternative/bluegrass on these European & UK streets for over 10 years now, fronting bands such as Norton Money, The Rejection, and currently The Hallelujah Trails: A London based duet playing eclectic Americana accompanied by Anna Robinson on vocals and bass as well as occasional guests such as: Dan Beaulaurier (Norton Money) and Stompin Dave Allen! www.facebook.com/pages/The-Hallelujah-Trails/158574430883508 THE HENRY BROTHERSThe Henry Brothers are sharp and professional, and now perennial favourites at Bestival festival.They're an olde time act singing songs about death and murder by such storied folk as the Louvins, Stanley Bros and Bill Monroe and have recently released their debut album.www.myspace.com/thehenrybrothersLORNA ROSE Dream folk.www.myspace.com/lornarosemusic£4.00 - 24 tickets available18 and over
The Ramshackle Union presents... STOKE FOLK / NEWINGTON BLUES An evening of unadulterated Stoke Folk with a hint of Newington Blues plus DJs with new school blues-folk-roots to dance to. ...RHINO AND THE RANTERS 'An acoustic rockabilly freight train shifting a gospel load of gypsy' (www.myspace.com/rhinoandtheranters) TROUBADOUR ROSE 'Mighty Blighty pop folk, unhinged and alternative' (www.myspace.com/troubadourrose) THE RAMSHACKLE UNION BAND 'Putting the loud into cloudy ale' (www.myspace.com/theramshackleunionband) Saturday 16th October 2010 From 8PM £5 on the door The Others, 6-8 Manor Road, Stoke Newington, N16 Read more: http://events.myspace.com/Event/5424055/STOKE-FOLK---NEWINGTON-BLUES-3#ixzz11UBeNMrl
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