Aerialists

2017 Festival Artists
Aerialists

Aerialists

In a world where hyphenated genres are becoming the norm, all kinds of monikers are available for a contemporary folk band – post-folk, trad-core, alt-roots … file under World, or file under Celtic? Aerialists fits best with the beautifully contradictory term prog-trad, melding their ferociously creative harmonic sensibilities with a deep love for folk traditions.

Featuring guitarist Adam Iredale-Gray (Fish & Bird), Scottish harpist Màiri Chaimbeul (Darol Anger & The Furies), and fiddler Elise Boeur (Jenny Ritter), Aerialists draw from the wells of Nordic and Gaelic music, adding expansive post-rock textures and meticulously sculpted arrangements to create captivating, genre-defying new music.

“A veritable (prog-trad) folk super-group whose next moves promise to be extraordinary” -Folk Radio UK

Deep Roots is feeling pretty excited that one of the Aerialists “next moves” will be landing here on our stages this year!

For more visit:

www.aerialistsmusic.com

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