From a media release:
Rant Maggie Rant - Celtic Music with an Attitude!
St. Paddy's Day Bash
Hugh's Room, Toronto
March 17, 2011
[Toronto ON] Get Your Irish On with Rant Maggie Rant's St. Paddy's Day Bash @ Hugh's Room, Thurs March 17!!
Rant Maggie Rant have been wowing audiences for the past two years at festivals and concert halls in Canada and the US, playing to SOLD OUT shows and standing ovations. This year at Hugh's Room promises to be even better.
The quintet first came together in the summer of 2008 united by the vision of offering Celtic Music with an Attitude. Combining traditional elements with an exhilarating contemporary approach, Rant Maggie Rant delivers an exotic blend of new and old, seamlessly bridging genres and serving up a modern Celtic aesthetic.
Whether it's traditional tunes played straight up, revved up world rhythms, reels with a touch of Appalachian Swing, or jigs driven by Latin hand percussion, Rant Maggie Rant will take you on a journey charted through the past, to cutting edge contemporary compositions-- be prepared for this fivesome to raise the rafters and bend the moorings!
St. Paddy's Day Bash with Rant Maggie Rant
• Hugh's Room, 2261 Dundas St. W., Toronto
• Thurs March 17, 8:30pm
• $20/$22 (incl. hst)
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