Treacherous On Tour – Leg 2

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Day 4 And so we climb in to the TO tour bus, our plushest vehicle yet in full black with matt finish bonnet, and head to Auld Reekie in search of enlightenment.  It’s the Teviot tonight, a good opportunity to ramp it up for the student masses.  We are in the debating hall on the third floor, tough get-in, never …

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Tour Blog

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Well of a sort… TO on tour! Day one  Tonight it’s Perth as part of the Gordon Duncan National Treasure concert. Gordon was a massive inspiration for the band, always great to be part of this night. The evening is being MD’d by our very own Ross Ainslie and features piping legends Paddy Keenan and Fred Morrison amongst others. It …

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Shrewsbury Folk Festival Stormer

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We had a stormer of a gig at Shrewsbury Folk Festival attested by a couple of reviews that follow: from the Shropshire Star: Blistering set as curtain falls on Shrewsbury Folk Festival A blistering live set from stand-in headliners The Treacherous Orchestra brought the curtain down on Shrewsbury’s most successful folk festival to date. and from Folk and Roots “The Treacherous …

Cambridge Folk Festival gig live on Sky Arts

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Hi folks, We’ve just had confirmation from Sky Arts that our performance at the Cambridge Folk Festival will be going out Live on Sky Arts tomorrow night (Fri 27th July). The show starts at 10pm and is hosted by Zoë Ball and Mark Radcliffe.  Can you all spread the news for us on this one which will be especially for …

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Shetland Folk Festival launches “The Trad Seeds” Educational Project

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PRESS RELEASE – 17th April 2012 The Shetland Folk Festival Society has selected 5 young Shetland musicians to participate in another exciting and innovative Folk Festival collaboration project that will form part of the 32nd annual event, kicking off in two weeks time. Working in partnership with the Anderson High School, The Trad Seeds project will unite the 5 young …

2012 Showreel

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Here’s the new showreel from the Album Launch @ Celtic Connections in the 02 ABC. It was a stunning night, you can see from the footage that the crowd were bang up for it. Film by and

Sidmouth Folk Week date

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Just announced…we’re off to Sidmouth Folk Week. Come and see us on Tuesday 7th August at the Bulverton. The Summer’s shaping up to be gooooood!

TO Q&A at @ 8pm on Wed 21st March

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Treacherous Orchestra Q&A at Orginally Posted: March 5, 2012 in Scottish Culture Online News by Simon Thoumire “It’s great to have this fantastic band taking part in a SCO Q&A so if you have any questions please write them in the comments (on the SCO site) or come along and click on the link below at 8pm on the 21st …

Two new Summer Festivals announced

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TO are delighted to say that performances at two new Summer Festivals were announced today – we’ve known about them for a while but couldn’t tell you until now! on Friday 25th May and a return visit to on Friday 27th July