Glasgow Festival of Americana 2009

Review of Annie Keating Gig at Brel

16th May - 23rd May, 2009

Photo: stairwell sisters. The third Glasgow Americana Festival brings to the city an exciting programme of Americana music with fantastic performers from near and far.

There will be eight great gigs at eight different venues including the CCA, Tron Theatre, The Twisted Wheel, Classic Grand and Bar Brel. The Stairwell Sisters will perform at the Royal Concert Hall.

Those appearing are:

  • 16th May - Rachel Harrington and Doghouse Roses CCA 0141 352 4900
  • 17th May - The Handsome Family The Tron Theatre 0141 552 4267
  • 18th May - Otis Gibbs wth Jim Byrne at The Twisted Wheel 0141 221 4851
  • 19th May - The Hotclub Of Cowtown ABC2 0844 847 2363
  • 20th May - Annie Keating Bar Brel 0141 342 4966
  • 21st May - David Ferrard, Kim Edgar, and Yvonne Lyon with Huck Notari The Classic Grand 0141 204 5151
  • 22nd - Po Girl The Classic Grand 0141 204 5151
  • 23rd - The Stairwell Sisters The Strathclyde Suite GRCH 0141 353 8000

"I am pleased that we now have a festival lasting eight days, compared to only three shows when we kicked things off three years ago," said Kevin Morris, of the Fallen Angels Club, now celebrating five years of promoting music in Scotland.

"There's an excellent range of music on offer with great acts whose presence really puts the Festival on the Scottish music festival map.

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