Come along and experience the fine mixture of traditional and folk music, storytelling and good company. This brand-new monthly music night hosts a leading headliner with support from local musicians from in and around Cumbernauld. The theatre bar is also open throughout the night of joyously irresistible music.
Thu 16 February 2023
Described by Folk Radio UK as ‘weaving an especially compelling magic’, brothers James and Sam Gillespie sing songs of great lyrical power, animated by the sound of soaring sibling harmony, with a captivating sound centred around guitar and fiddle. Their songs and performances have a rare, intimate energy that is both earthy and ethereal, romantic and radical.
Thu 16 March 2023
Eriskas’ unique folk-fusion sound is characterised by the members’ diverse musical backgrounds and the wide range of styles they pull influence from. With musicians from Argentina and the USA as well as Scotland, they blend many musical traditions together to make a fresh kind of Scottish music.
Thu 20 April 2023
Clarsach virtuoso Savourna Stevenson joins forces with old friend and saxophonist Steve Kettley in a blend of haunting melodies, pulsating rhythms and stirring improvisations. Savourna is known for breaking stylistic barriers while maintaining her Scottish roots, while Steve leads interprets the music of avant-rock legend Captain Beefheart. He also performs regularly with former Scottish national poet Liz Lochhead.
Thu 18 May 2023
Jigs, reels, airs and beautiful songs from the Scots tradition by three of Scotland’s finest musicians. BrÒg features legendary piper Gary West on pipes, whistles, vocals and guitar, virtuoso fiddler Greg Borland on fiddle and bass, and the sensational Sandy Brechin on accordion.
If you’re a local musician and would like a support slot, please get in touch below.