Poción de Fe are a seven-piece band concocting an original spicy mix of afrobeat, Caribbean rhythms, Cuban salsa, and African mambo. Expect tight funky grooves and irresistible horn licks. Spanish lyrics blend the Afrobeat tradition of social and political consciousness with Cuban-style wordplay.
Aaron Wright - A 23 year old singer songwriter from Edinburgh has developed a reputation as an excellent and charismatic artist and has demonstrated his ability to satisfy the crowds all over the UK. Having played at most of Britain’s finest talent show case venues Aaron has dazzled all of us with the wit and passion in his music. Following the success of his first EP ‘Behold A Pale Horse’ Aaron released his self-titled debut album on 7th March. With early radio support coming from Gideon Coe, Marc Riley, Billy Sloan and Vic Galloway. The twenty-three year old Scot has already played rousing shows at the likes of Manchester’s In The City festival, Glasgow’s King Tuts and Oh Inverted World (Old Queen’s Head) this follows festival appearances at Glastonbury, Benicassim, T in the Park, Hopp Farm and Electric Picnic amongst others...
Illicit Spirits are a 4 piece Scottish band. Their music fuses rock, americana, country and folk, with a Byrdsian psychedelicinfluence. Lead singer/songwirter, Stephen Dempsey, writes of the intracies and the complexities of life as we grow and of lost friends and lost days, yet balances it with ideas of contentment and creation.
Event: Poción de Fe, Aaron Wright, Illicit Spirits
Date: Thursday 23rd June 2016
Venue: Whistle Binkies
Time : 18:00 - 03:00
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