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Big Ginger Tom Music Presents Ranagri with support from Natalie Holmes
Friday, 19 April, 2024 @ 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM£18
We are pleased to welcome back Ranagri to Harwell for the third time.
Ranagri is an award winning folk band from Ireland and England. With a unique blend of instruments that includes voices, guitar, bouzouki, flutes, whistles, harp/electric harp, and bodhrán/drums, they create a sound that is both mesmerising and unforgettable.
The band has recorded five studio albums to date, with their latest release, “TRADITION II,” receiving critical acclaim upon its release in July 2022. Folk Radio UK placed the album in their top 10 albums of 2022, cementing the band’s status as one of the most exciting and innovative folk bands in the UK today.
Previous critically acclaimed albums, “Playing For Luck,” “Fort of the Hare,” and “The Great Irish Songbook” (with pop legend Tony Christie), were recorded at the Grammy Award-winning Stockfisch Records label. The band’s third album, “VOICES,” was recorded at Real World Studios and produced by Grammy-nominated producer Graeme Pleeth, and the album “Tradition” were released on GoatsKin Records
Ranagri has established themselves as a standout act, drawing in crowds from around the world with their captivating live performances and exceptional musicianship.
They have performed at some of the most prestigious venues & festivals across the UK and Europe, including Cambridge Folk Festival, Bloom festival (Dublin), Montelago festival (Italy),Towersey Festival, a headline slot at Costa Festival Ibiza 2023, Birmingham Symphony Hall, The Union Chapel, Kings Place London along with regular tours of Scotland and Europe
Louder Than War.‘You’re unlikely to hear anything more irresistible and more folky this year’
RTE – ‘Echoes of Pentangle, Jethro Tull and new Celtic folk sounds cemented by strong contemporary songwriting’
Folk Radio UK – ‘Joyous and thoughtful, with a depth that repays careful listening in spades. Makes for enthralling listening’
Support is from the wonderful talent that is Natalie Holmes.
Tickets from £15 (Early Bird), £9 concession available for those 16 & Under with an adult, standard ticket £18, and £20 OTD. Available from WeGotTickets,com (after 23rd October) or by contacting Duncan at biggingertommusic.com.