Seanchas + Fossickers @ The Loaded Dog
September 28 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm$18 – $20
one hour each from
Seanchas (pronounced Shenehas) is the Gaelic for “folklore, old tales, ancient history, tradition”. Australian Celtic Folk at its best. This is a supergroup of outstanding musicians. With Rosie McDonald of Mothers of Intention and RAPT (guitar, Irish bouzouki and vocals), Fiona McVicar of Black Water and KeJaFi (vocals & fiddle to-die for), Ken O’Neil, from Ireland and Kejafi (Irish bouzouki and guitar) and Anthony Woolcott from Triantan (vocals and bodhran). Exquisite instrumentation and multi-layered vocal harmonies bring the old and mysterious tales and tunes to life.
The Fossickers – Halcyon, Sophie, Ruby and Ruth, four Sydney lasses who sing Australian and Traditional Folk, Sea Shanties, Gospel, Waulking, Working and Women’s songs.
Disability access, supper available, BYO. $20/18
Enquiries & bookings – Sandra 9358 4886
Concerts are 1 hour each act unless stated
Feb 23rd (4th) – Strawberry Thieves + Sydney Trade Union Choir with an interlude from The Macabre Sisters
March 23rd – MaD aDaM + Seamus Gill
April 13th (2nd) – Doug Jenner (UK) + Aubrey & Purton
July 27th – Jason & Chloe 90mins + support Buck & Deanne
Aug 24th – Bums + Witches Leap
Sept 28th – Seanchas + Fossickers
Oct 26th – Fagans 90 mins + support Anthony Woolcott
Nov 23rd – Kate Maclurcan & the Loose Ends + Peter Mace