PICTOU - Winner of best group in both the Live Ireland awards and the TIR awards, The Outside Track are one of the top Celtic acts in the world.
The Outside Track will kick off the Festival of Summer Sounds Thursday, July 3.
They will kick off the Festival of Summer Sounds at the deCoste Centre in Pictou on Thursday, July 3 at 7 p.m.
Hailing from Scotland, Ireland, and Cape Breton, its five members are united by a love of traditional music and a commitment to creating new music on this foundation. They effortlessly fuse traditional and contemporary with winning joie de vivre.
Recently joined by acclaimed singer Aoife Scott, the next generation of the legendary Black Family from Ireland, they blend fiddle, accordion, harp, guitar, whistle, step-dance and vocals with breathtaking vitality.
A stunning synthesis of virtuosity and energy, their mix of Celtic music, song and dance has been received around the world to rave reviews.
Tickets are on sale now at the deCoste Centre box office at 485-8848 or online at www.decostecentre.ca. Tickets will also be available at the door.