Fergus McKay and Nothing Concrete

Live Act Folk Gipsy Swing Acoustic Acoustic Rock Gypsy
Fergus McKay and Nothing Concrete - Folk Gipsy Swing Acoustic Acoustic Rock Gypsy Live Act in Daumazan-sur-Arize

Fergus McKay and Nothing Concrete Short Info

Fergus McKay is a captivating and experienced live performer who has travelled the world performing in every capacity from street musician to festival stages at a variety of European festivals including Sziget in Hungary, the main stage at Floating Castle festival - Slovenia, Novi Sad street festival in Serbia and many many more.

His brand of folk rock draws influences from such classic acts as Van Morrison, The Waterboys, Ronnie Lane, but mixes in the sounds, rhythms and textures of Americana, Gypsy swing and Balkan folk.

He has worked in numerous bands and collaborations throughout the years, with collaborations with, and support slots for artists such as Joan Armatrading, Rick Wakeman, Leo Sayer, Edwyn Collins and the Stereophonics.

The "Nothing Concrete" project was formed in Edinburgh but are now based in the south of France. They have been on the road for the last five years, now settled with a concrete lineup of musicians recruited from various encounters around Europe. With over 200 concerts together and their debut Album "Ever the Forager" (released August 2015) receiving fabulous reviews and regular radio play, the band are a top quality act that fit almost every stage, from acoustic bars to festivals.

Fergus McKay is a captivating and experienced live performer who has travelled the world performing in every capacity from street musician to festival stages at a variety of European festivals including Sziget in Hungary, the main stage at Floating Castle festival - Slovenia, Novi Sad street festival in Serbia and many many more.

His brand of folk rock draws influences from such classic acts as Van Morrison, The Waterboys, Ronnie Lane, but mixes in the sounds, rhythms and textures of Americana, Gypsy swing and Balkan folk.

He has worked in numerous bands and collaborations throughout the years, with collaborations with, and support slo...

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Past Gigs Fergus McKay and Nothing Concrete

  • 11 | 2016 Casa Consolat, Marseille, France Concert
  • 11 | 2016 Gulliver Pub, Trentino, Italy Concert
  • 11 | 2016 Prulcek, Ljubljana, SLovenia Concert
  • 10 | 2016 Cerknika, Grad Sneznik, Slovenia Concert
  • 10 | 2016 Ljubljana, Slovenia Concert
  • 10 | 2016 Bar 98, Carcassonne Concert
  • 10 | 2016 Brasserie Querbans Concert
  • 09 | 2016 St Lizier, France Festival des metiers des arts de St Lizier
  • 09 | 2016 Montbrun Bocage Playing for Change Day, La Grangette
  • 09 | 2016 Rouffiac-Des-Corbières Les 3 Cathares
  • 08 | 2016 Olargues, France La guinguette d'Olargues
  • 08 | 2016 Castex, France Fete de Castex
  • 07 | 2016 Grad Sneznik, Slovenia Floating Castle festival
  • 06 | 2016 Zephirin, Bordeaux, France Zephirin
  • 06 | 2016 Foix, France Comme chez Mémé
  • 06 | 2016 Tivoli Park, Ljubljana, Slovenia Festival Piknik
  • 06 | 2016 Cancon, France Restaurant du lac de Cancon
  • 05 | 2016 Vicenza Molin vecio
  • 05 | 2016 Toulouse Theatre du Grand Rond (6 day residency)
  • 05 | 2016 Abano TermeItaly CRC anima & musica
  • 05 | 2016 St ALbans, France Fete de St Albans
  • 08 | 2015 Montbrun Bocage La Grangette, Album Launch
  • 07 | 2015 Grad Sneznik, Slovenia Floating Castle Festival
  • 01 | 2015 Salies du Salat, france Cafe de la paix
  • 01 | 2015 Padova, Italy Vita Nova
  • 12 | 2014 St Croix Volvestre Art Cade
  • 12 | 2014 Daumazan sur Arize, france Chez Karin
  • 12 | 2014 Pergine Valsugana, Italy Pub Gulliver
  • 12 | 2014 Clermont, france Souleilla
  • 12 | 2014 Roveretto, Italy Nothing Concrete Duo
  • 12 | 2014 Trento, Italy Bar Funivia
  • 12 | 2014 Trento, Italy Nothing Concrete duo
  • 11 | 2014 Daumazan Sur Arize Chez Karin
  • 11 | 2014 Frome UK Joan Armatrading support slot
  • 11 | 2014 Monetsquieu Volvestre, France Private concert
  • 10 | 2014 Newport Pagnell,UK Rose and Crown
  • 10 | 2014 Boucharramet france Maison de la terre
  • 10 | 2014 Shrewsbury Theatre Severn, supporting Joan Armatrading
  • 10 | 2014 Bridge of Allan, UK Brewhouse
  • 10 | 2014 PWestern Supermare Playhouse, supporting Joan Armatrading
  • 10 | 2014 Keswick Theatre by the Lake, Supprt Joan Armatrading
  • 10 | 2014 Glasgow Tchai Ovna, with Kate in the Kettle
  • 09 | 2014 Laois, ireland All Ireland Ploughing Championships
  • 09 | 2014 Bordes sur Arize, france fete

Discography Fergus McKay and Nothing Concrete

  • 2015 Ever The Forager Album | Round Flat Records

Media

  • Video Nothing Concrete live teaser
  • Sound I'm Not Bored
  • Sound Hold The Ladder
  • Sound monster
  • Video I'm not bored fete de castex
  • Video Coin is God by Nothing Conc...
  • Video In Gaol and Lonely Old Tree...
  • Video P7165252

Fan Radar

596 Fans
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2,862 Plays
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Origin

  • Daumazan-sur-Arize FR

Members

  • Gaia Miato Mandolin
  • Morice Manversuswallet Double Bass
  • Justin Jackson Cajon and Percussion
  • Fergus McKay singer, songwriter, guitar and Harmonica
  • Charlene Donabedian Violin

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