The Karen Matheson Band

Wednesday 1st Jun 2016

karen m low resWidely recognised as the compelling vocals of Celtic super-­group Capercaillie, Karen has enjoyed a stellar career. Capercaillie have sold more than a million albums , performed in over thirty countries and provided music for the blockbuster movie 'Rob Roy', with Liam Neeson and Jessica Lange. As a solo performer, Karen has been involved in various projects of collaboration worldwide including recordings and performances with Algerian singer Idir, Breton singer Dan Ar Braz and Portuguese star Dulce Pontes.

Closer to home she has performed on the award winning BBC series Transatlantic Sessions, where over the last decade she has filmed tracks with artists like James Taylor , Emmylou Harris, The McGarrigle Sisters, Nanci Griffith, and a host of respected Scottish musicians. Karen will be playing music from her new album Urram which features Indian, African as well as Celtic musicians.

"…has the ability to inject pure emotion into a song. The kind of voice that can leave you shell-­shocked." The Sunday Times

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See below for a video of Karen

Price: £16 / £14 concs, £12 U16 (concessions)