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I Draw Slow

Friday, February 26, 2016 @ 9:00 pm
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Irish music has a long, rich history of influencing old-time music and related styles, and with I Draw Slow, you’ll see the influence come full circle, as this Irish band’s sound is rooted in the style of the Appalachian mountains and the traditions of Irish music, while incorporating all that’s great about modern Americana. I Draw Slow is a five-piece outfit comprising vocals, guitar, fiddle, banjo and double bass. Their most recent album, White Wave Chapel, is a creative progression for the Ireland-based roots band. Holden siblings Dave (guitar) and Louise (vocals) have been writing together for two decades. In 2008 the pair teamed up with violinist Adrian Hart, clawhammer banjo player Colin Derham, and double bassist Konrad Liddy to form I Draw Slow. In 2014, they performed in Raleigh as part of the StreetFest during Wide Open Bluegrass, presented by PNC. They have been described in the UK press as “American top league equivalents” destined “to blow the opposition away,” drawing favorable comparisons with Gillian Welch and Alison Krauss.


Friday, February 26, 2016
9:00 pm
$$22-$24 for members. for general public.
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A.J. Fletcher Theater
2 E. South Street
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