Album of the Week 3 Nov -Ímar ‘Avalanche’ – Released 12th Oct 2018
Band Members (and other bands !):- Adam Brown – Bodhran (RURA, Rua MacMillian Trio) ; Adam Rhodes – Bouzouki (Mec Lir, Barrule) ; Mohsen Amini – Concertina (Talisk) ; Ryan Murphy – Uilleann Pipes (MANRAN) ; Tomas Callister – Fiddle (Mec Lir, Barrule) .
Avalanche is Ímar’s second album, Afterlight being their first !
As well as the artists many individual awards the band area already collecting many nominations and awards for their music – from -Horizon Award – BBC Radio 2 Folk Award Winner 2018/Nominee 2017 Live Act of The Year – MG Alba Trad Awards / 2017 Album of the Year Nominee – ‘Afterlight’ –MG Alba Trad Awards
“As soon as we all sat down to play together properly, it just worked,” “We were a bit stunned, to be honest; all looking round at everyone else, thinking, ‘Is it just me, or was that really good?’
Another full packed year of gigs for the band also at the major festivals in Scotland! – and Englandshire !
This Second album will just blow you away!
Avalanche Tracks Link
- Deep Blue
- White Strand
- The Third Attempt
- Be Thou
- Trip to Novi Sad
USA tour March 2019
13 – The Freight and Salvage – Berkeley
14 – Flynn’s Caberet – Felton
15 – Crescent Elk Auditorium – Crescent City –
15 – The Majectic Theater – Corvllis
17– Gesa Power House theatre – Walla Walla
19 – Bellingham
22 – Ceili At The Roundhouse Celtic Festival – Evanston
29 – Wildflower Pavilion – Lyons
Some Links for Ímar