Lau's Concert History

Lau, formed in 2005, have been described as a formidable union of three of the finest and most innovative exponents of modern traditional music in Scotland today; Kris Drever (guitar and vocal), Martin Green (piano accordion) and Aidan O'Rourke (fiddle).

Date   Concert   Venue   Location  
Aug 18, 2017 –
Aug 20, 2017
Beautiful Days Festival 2017  
The Waterboys / The Sisters of Mercy / Turin Brakes / Alison Moyet / Lightning Seeds / Stiff Little Fingers / Public Service Broadcasting / Levellers / Therapy? / New Model Army / Hayseed Dixie / Moon Hooch / DC Breaks / Songhoy Blues / Mad Professor / The Correspondents / Damien Dempsey / Hepcat / Dubioza kolektiv / Lau / Kila / Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls / Zion Train / Talisman / Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott / The Cuban Brothers / Majistrate / Lankum / Ferocious Dog / Honeyfeet / Gaz Brookfield / Craig Charles / King Kong Company / Don Letts / Seán McGowan / Glen Matlock / Animal Noise / Sister of Mercy / Eliza Carthy & The Wayward Band / Warsaw Radio / Circus Of Horrors / Jack Tyson Charles / Barry Ashworth / Deviant Amps / Gaz Brookfield & The Company Of Thieves
Escot Park Exeter, UK
Jul 27, 2017 –
Jul 30, 2017
Cambridge Folk Festival    
Admiral Fallow / Alluri / Amelia Coburn / Amythyst Kiah / Belshazzar's Feast / Beoga / Blue Rose Code / Bokanté / Brian McNeill / Cara Dillon / CC Smugglers / Charlie Grey and Joseph Peach / Chris T-T / Coven / Daoirí Farrell / Daphne's Flight / Darren Eedens & The Slim Pickins / Fantastic Negrito / Fara / Fay Heild & The Hurricane Party / Fèis Rois / Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls / Hayseed Dixie / Hò-rò / Indigo Girls / Jake Bugg / Jake Isaac / Jamie Smith's Mabon / Jon Boden & The Remnant Kings / Jon Cleary / Josie Duncan & Pablo Lafuente / Juanita Stein / Kate In The Kettle / Lau / Lewis & Leigh / Lisa Hannigan / Loudon Wainwright III / Martin Simpson / Mawkin / Michael Bernard Fitzgerald / Midnight Skyracer / Moxie / Nikhil d'Souza / Niteworks / Orphan Colours / Oysterband / Rachel Newton / River Matthews / Robert Vincent / Rosie Hood / Roxanne de Bastion / Sharon Shannon / She Drew The Gun / She Shanties / Shirley Collins / Skerryvore / Sligo Live Sessions / Southern Sounds / Talisk / Tannara / The Ceilidh Liberation Front / The Eskies / The Furrow Collective / The Orchestra of Syrian Musicians / The Rheingans Sisters / The Urban Folk Theory / Threepenny Bit / Ward Thomas / Wildwood Kin / William The Conqueror / Worry Dolls / Wooden Arms / Lucas & King / Sleepy Folk / Noémie Ducimetiere / Noble Jacks / Kabantu / Young Waters / Honey & The Bear / Emi McDade / Kizzi Crawford / Thom Ashworth / Lucy Farrel / The Lake Poets / Old Sea Brigade / Danni Nicholls / The Wandering Hearts / Holly Macve / Rusty Shackle / Hattie Whitehead / Joy Bayliss / Kerry Devine / David Keenan / Ailbhe Reddy / Phil King / Samana / The Buffalo Skinners / Twelfth Day / Count Drachma / Kit Hawes & Aaron Catlow / Laucan / Ceilidh Liberation Front / Laura Oakes / Emma McGrath / Sam Gleaves / Nina Harries / Wild Willy Barrett
Cherry Hinton Hall Grounds Cambridge, UK
Jun 23, 2017 –
Jun 24, 2017
Northern Roots Festival  
Justin Currie / Lau / Elephant Sessions / Be Charlotte / The Little Kicks / Pronto Mama / Rachel Sermanni / Schnarff Schnarff / Bloodlines / The Vegan Leather / Noah Noah / Indigo Velvet / SKJØR / Wuh Oh / BooHooHoo
Bogbain Farm Inverness, Scotland
Sep 17, 2016 –
Sep 18, 2016
The Festy Experience  
Josh Ritter / Justin Townes Earle / The Wood Brothers / Greensky Bluegrass / The Infamous Stringdusters / David Wax Museum / Lau / Whiskey Shivers / Sierra Hull / Fruition / Session Americana / Old Salt Union / Garretgrass Gospel Hour
Prowse Farm Canton, MA
Jul 15, 2016 Folk By The Oak
Lau / Cara Dillon / False Lights / Sweet Liberties / Martin Simpson & Dom Flemons / Emily Portman & the Coracle Band
Hatfield House Hatfield, UK
Aug 29, 2014 –
Aug 31, 2014
End of the Road Festival 2014   Larmer Tree Gardens Salisbury,
Aug 28, 2014 –
Aug 31, 2014
End of the Road  
The Flaming Lips / Yo La Tengo / Unknown Mortal Orchestra / Woods / Jenny Lewis / The Horrors / Richard Thompson / Daniel Rossen / British Sea Power / Stealing Sheep / The Wytches / White Denim / Ezra Furman / Nick Waterhouse / The Barr Brothers / Cate Le Bon / Hookworms / Sweet Baboo / The Wave Pictures / Lau / Connan Mockasin / Stephen Malkmus And The Jicks / Horse Thief / Peggy Sue / Kiran Leonard / Bird Courage / Johnny Flynn & The Sussex Wit / Tune-Yards / The Gene Clark No Other Band
Larmer Tree Gardens Dorset, UK
Jun 25, 2014 –
Jun 29, 2014
Glastonbury Festival 2014   Worthy Farm Pilton, Somerset, UK
Jun 25, 2014 –
Jun 29, 2014
Glastonbury Festival 2014   Worthy Farm Pilton,
Apr 06, 2014 Scotland Presents the Caledonia Collective
Lau / Lafontaines / Hector Bizerk / nina nesbitt
The Studio at Webster Hall New York, NY
Aug 15, 2013 –
Aug 18, 2013
Green Man Festival 2013   Unknown venue Powys,
Jul 26, 2012 –
Jul 29, 2012
Cambridge Folk Festival    
Ahab / Anaïs Mitchell / Angélique Kidjo / Benjamin Francis Leftwich / Billy Bragg / Blackbeard's Tea Party / Brian McNeill / Clannad / Dogrose / Dry the River / Fay Hield & The Hurricane Party / Four Men & A Dog / Gretchen Peters / Habadekuk / Ioscaid / James Vincent McMorrow / Jim Moray's Silent Ceilidh / Joan Armatrading / John Prine / JuJu / June Tabor & Oysterband / Kan / Karine Polwart / Keb Mo Band / Lau / Lazy Lester & Friends / Lera Lynn / Loreena McKennitt / Lucy Ward / Megson / Nanci Griffith / Naomi Bedford / Nic Jones / O'Hooley & Tidow / Phantom Limb / Pilgrims' Way / Pine Leaf Boys / Polly Paulusma / Rachel Sermanni / Raghu Dixit / Ross Ainslie & Jarlath Henderson / Roy Harper / Ruthie Foster / Seth Lakeman / Spiro / Steamchicken / Steve Tilston / The Destroyers / The Mighty Doonans / The Proclaimers / The Staves / The Unthanks with Brighouse & Rastrick Brass Band / The Unwanted / The Young'uns / Tim Edey & Brendan Power / Treacherous Orchestra / Dan Wilde / Fred's House / Max Baillie & Sura Susso / Urusen / Robin Gillan / Jake Bugg / Nick Mulvey / Liz Green / Adam Beattie & Brooke Sharkey / Chasing Owls / David Gibb & Elly Lucas / Lee Mitchell / Seamus Carter & Viljam Nybacka / Cath & Phil Tyler / Gerard & The Watchmen / Eska / Jay Leighton / Klak Tik / The Half Sisters / King Charles / The Miserable Rich / Dear Winesburg / Charlene Soraia / House Of Hats / Annie Dressner / Lucy Kitt / Three Cane Whale / Tom Copson / The Beguilers / Moulettes / Karima Francis / Solarference / Keston Cobblers' Club / Magic Lantern
Cherry Hinton Hall Grounds Cambridge, UK
Nov 21, 2011 Lau / The Deadly Gentlemen Brudenell Social Club Leeds, UK
Aug 11, 2011 –
Aug 13, 2011
Fairport's Cropredy Convention 2011  
UB40 / Hayseed Dixie / Home Service / Blair Dunlop / Katriona Gilmore & Jamie Roberts / Fairport Convention / Seasick Steve / The Coral / The Dylan Project / Charlie Dore / Steve Tilston & The Durbervilles / The Travelling Band / Fairport Convention / Horslips / Lau / The Blockheads / The Shee
Cropredy Oxfordshire, UK
Jul 28, 2011 –
Jul 31, 2011
Camp Bestival 2011  
Ed Sheeran / Mark Ronson / Blondie / Groove Armada / Laura Marling / Primal Scream / House of Pain / Katy B / Eliza Doolittle / Everlast / Wretch 32 / Newton Faulkner / Modestep / ABC / Easy Star All-Stars / Fenech-Soler / Yasmin / Clare Maguire / London Elektricity / The Wonder Stuff / Caitlin Rose / Krafty Kuts / Beardyman / DJ Yoda / Kathryn Williams / Frankie & The Heartstrings / Marcus Foster / The Nextmen / David Rodigan / The Correspondents / Brandt Brauer Frick / A.Skillz / Lau / Two Wounded Birds / The Cuban Brothers / Breakage Feat Jess Mills / The Bad Shepherds / Norman Jay MBE / Lucky Elephant / Selector / Rob da Bank / Smerins Anti-Social Club / DJ Derek / Thomas Speight / Yaaks / Baja / Mr Tumble / Widow Maker / The Crayonettes / Kawa Circus / The Emerald Guard / Dub Pistols Soundsystem / Mirrors (UK)
Bournemouth, UK
Jun 22, 2011 –
Jun 26, 2011
Glastonbury Festival 2011     Worthy Farm Pilton, UK
Aug 04, 2010 –
Aug 08, 2010
Edmonton Folk Festival 2010  
Van Morrison / Ben Harper / Brandi Carlile / Calexico / John Prine / Colin Hay / Melanie / Aterciopelados / Jakob Dylan / Basia Bulat / Joe Pug / Toumani Diabaté / The Waifs / Alejandro Escovedo / Kate Rusby / Natacha Atlas / Kailash Kher / Vieux Farka Toure / Sarah Harmer / Holly Williams / Dan Wilson / The Gift / Naomi Shelton & The Gospel Queens / Beth Nielsen Chapman / John Boutte / Lau / Tom Russell / John Hammond / Tanya Tagaq / Debashish Bhattacharya / Chris Trapper / Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni ba / Dailey & Vincent / Levon Helm / Ray Bonneville / Zachary Richard / Te Vaka / Jimmy Rankin / Le Vent du Nord / Gord Downie & The Country of Miracles / Diana Jones / Geoff Muldaur / Tony McManus / Tony Michael / Genticorum / Amos Garrett / Colleen Brown / The McDades / Lunch At Allen's / Ron Kavana / Kate Reid / Patrick Watson & the Wooden Arms / Dave McCann / Dala (Canada) / U2-2 / Jeff Stuart and the Hearts / Terry Morrison / Luis E. Mejia Godoy
Gallagher Park Edmonton, AB
Jul 30, 2009 –
Aug 02, 2009
Cambridge Folk Festival  
Mumford & Sons / Lucinda Williams / Los Lobos / The Zutons / Imelda May / Hayes Carll / Alela Diane / Susan Tedeschi / Oumou Sangare / Crooked Still / The Saw Doctors / Eddi Reader / Paul Brady / Bellowhead / Buffy Sainte-Marie / Cara Dillon / Beth Nielsen Chapman / Lau / Rupa & The April Fishes / Martin Simpson / Pete Molinari / Hot Club Of Cowtown / Jim Moray / Bella Hardy / Diana Jones / The Treacherous Orchestra / Blazin' Fiddles / Sunday Driver / Watermelon Slim & The Workers / The Shee / Genticorum / The Demon Barbers / Calan / Edward II / Brian McNeill / Jon Boden & The Remnant Kings / Steamchicken / New Rope String Band / Megan & Joe Henwood / The Waterson Family / Adrian Edmondson and the Bad Shepherds / Booker T. / Bryony Lemon & Friends / Ed Hope & Friends / Máirtín O’Connor, Cathal Hayden & Séamie O’Dowd / Ella Edmondson / John Smith / Megson / Ruairidh Macmillan / Spiro
Cherry Hinton Hall Grounds Cambridge, UK
Jul 26, 2007 –
Jul 29, 2007
Cambridge Folk Festival  
422 Dance Band / Alabama 3 / Allison Moorer / Bellowhead / Breabach / Brian McNeill / Bruce Cockburn / C.J.Chenier & Red Hot Louisiana band / Diana Jones / Emily Maguire / Fanfare Ciocărlia / Fiddlers' Bid / Four Men & A Dog / Haugaard & Høirup / Jackie Oates / James Hunter / Jaune Toujours / Jenna Reid / Joan Baez / Kate Rusby / Kris Drever / Last Orders / Lau / La Vent du Nord / Lisa Knapp / Mabon / Makendoo / Martha Tilston / Martin Simpson / Mike & Ali Vass / Nanci Griffith / Newton Faulkner / Nick Barraclough & The Burglars / No I.D. / Oysterband / Rachel Unthank & The Winterset / Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder / Ruthie Foster / Seasick Steve / Sharon Shannon / Shooglenifty / Show Of Hands / Solas / Steve Earle / Stömp / Toots & The Maytals / Toumani Diabaté & Symmetric Orchestra / The Ukulele Orchestra Of Great Britain / Under One Sky / The Waterboys
Cherry Hinton Hall Grounds Cambridge, UK
Jul 27, 2006 –
Jul 30, 2006
Cambridge Folk Festival   Cherry Hinton Hall Grounds Cambridge, UK

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Concerts Per Year:
2017 3 concerts
2016 2 concerts
2014 5 concerts
2013 1 concert
2012 1 concert
2011 4 concerts
2010 1 concert
2009 1 concert
2007 1 concert
2006 1 concert
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