Kris DreverSun 12th May 2019
Kris Drever’s voice and guitar forms part of the backbone of today’s contemporary roots scene. Hugely admired as a solo artist, collaborator, and member of folk superstars Lau, he is a phenomenal and prolific artist. Drever has already played alongside Jack Bruce, Bela Fleck, Tinariwen, Joan As Police Woman, Jerry Douglas, Danny Thompson, Tim O’Brien, Sarah Jarosz, Shawn Colvin, Phil Cunningham, Rosanne Cash, Roddy Woomble, Eddi Reader, Adem, Kate Rusby, Julie Fowlis, Karine Polwart and many more.
Kris will be playing material from across his career plus some songs never before played live.
‘Completely infectious' - BBC Music *****
'Utterly stunning' - fROOTS
'Immense yet ultra-supple sophistication, musicianship of the first order.. a breath of fresh air' - SONGLINES
‘Guitarist with that bravely experimental trio Lau, Kris Drever has all the makings of a solo celebrity’ - **** THE GUARDIAN