CrossFire

PRO Live Act Folk Rock Blues Folk Singer/Songwriter Rock
CrossFire - Folk Rock Blues Folk Singer/Songwriter Rock Live Act in Saint Gilles

CrossFire Short Info

« Above all, CrossFire is a sound.
The sound of two voices, air and earth combined, Allison Mareek’s eerie highs and Etienne Prieuret’s raw and rugged depths.
The sound of two guitars, the lace of a Martin and the roughness of a Gibson.
The sound of two elements that blend into each other with an ease so great it makes them one, a warm and wrapping sound that transports the listener to the folk, rock and blues horizons of Americana.
Allison Mareek, English songwriter for numerous artists, was sought by French TV channel TF1 to sing the ending song to their movie “L’Emprise”, and Etienne Prieuret, professional guitarist since the age of 16 and freshly returned from a European tour with American bluesman Keith B. Brown, has joined her on stage for a first concert.
The music could have stopped at this concert, but the alchemy was impossible to ignore.
And so, CrossFire was born in 2015.
Each one finds his own place naturally, Allison writes the lyrics and Etienne the music, and like all things meant to be, the original songs start to appear.
Four of them make the eponym EP released in 2016, mixed and mastered by Michael Harrison (Snarky Puppy) and Arnaud Bascuñana (Wampas, Deportivo).
In parallel, the concerts have multiplied, in France and abroad (Toronto, New York, Tangier...), and the songs of their first album start to appear.
This album, financed by an incredibly successful Kickstarter campaign, was recorded in September 2017 with a dream team of musicians taking the duo’s musical universe one step further.
It will very soon be in your hands and in your ears, the adventure goes on… »

« Above all, CrossFire is a sound.
The sound of two voices, air and earth combined, Allison Mareek’s eerie highs and Etienne Prieuret’s raw and rugged depths.
The sound of two guitars, the lace of a Martin and the roughness of a Gibson.
The sound of two elements that blend into each other with an ease so great it makes them one, a warm and wrapping sound that transports the listener to the folk, rock and blues horizons of Americana.
Allison Mareek, English songwriter for numerous artists, was sought by French TV channel TF1 to sing the ending song to their movie “L’Emprise”, and Etienne Prieuret, professional guitarist since the age of...

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CrossFire on Tour

  • 30 | 06 | 2018 Issy Les Moulineaux Festival Jazz au Coeur et Guitares à L'Âme

Past Gigs CrossFire

  • 05 | 2018 Paris Café de la Danse / Release Party
  • 01 | 2018 Paris (FR) Pop-In - CrossFire + Breaky Boxes
  • 01 | 2018 Brussels (BLG) Bizon
  • 11 | 2017 Clichy (FR) Guitar Fest 2017
  • 10 | 2017 Le Buis (FR) Church Concert
  • 10 | 2017 Massals (FR) Chapel Concert
  • 09 | 2017 Tangier (Morroco) Tanjazz Festival
  • 08 | 2017 Stockholm (SWD) PSB
  • 07 | 2017 Paris (FR) The Mazet
  • 05 | 2017 Paris (FR) La Boule Noire
  • 03 | 2017 Tel Aviv (ISR) Jessica
  • 03 | 2017 Paris (FR) Sunset-Sunside
  • 02 | 2017 Paris (FR) Antipode - CrossFire + Julien Bitoun
  • 10 | 2016 Paris (FR) Le Marcounet - CrossFire + Jonathan Chabbey
  • 09 | 2016 Paris (FR) L'International
  • 07 | 2016 Paris (FR) La Dame de Canton
  • 07 | 2016 Paris (FR) The Hood
  • 07 | 2016 Saint Malo (FR) Cunningham's
  • 05 | 2016 Paris (FR) L'Entrepôt (EP Release Party)
  • 04 | 2016 Paris (FR) Bus Palladium
  • 03 | 2016 Montrouge (FR) Salon de la Belle Guitare
  • 02 | 2016 Reunion Island La Cerise
  • 12 | 2015 Brooklyn (NY) The Way Station
  • 12 | 2015 New York City (NY) Rockwood Music Hall
  • 12 | 2015 Long Island (NY) LIC Bar
  • 11 | 2015 Brooklyn (NY) Rock & Shop Festival
  • 11 | 2015 New York City (NY) Piano's
  • 11 | 2015 New York City (NY) Rockwood Music Hall
  • 10 | 2015 New Haven (CT) Elm City Music Fest
  • 10 | 2015 Brooklyn (NY) Jalopy Tavern
  • 09 | 2015 Toronto (CA) Tranzac Club
  • 09 | 2015 Toronto (CA) Relish

Discography CrossFire

  • 2018 Drifting Ashore Album | Independant
  • 2016 CrossFire - EP EP | Independant

Media

  • Video CrossFire - Buffalo (Offici...
  • Media Hard as They Try
  • Media Damaged Goods - I Won't Set...
  • Media Buffalo
  • Sound Feathers
  • Video CrossFire - Feathers (Offic...
  • Video CrossFire - Damaged Goods (...
  • Video Ed Sheeran - Perfect Duet (...

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3,343 Fans
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468 Follower

Origin

  • Saint Gilles BE

Founded

  • 2015

Members

  • Allison Mareek Vocals, Guitar
  • Etienne Prieuret Vocals, Guitars