Griogair Labhruidh, an award winning Gaelic singer, poet, producer and multi-instrumentalist, is known for creating ground breaking Gaelic fusion bringing together traditional Gaelic music with Hip Hop, Jazz, Funk and Soul.
Throughout his career he has worked with some of the biggest names in the contemporary Celtic and World music scenes. He has contributed to both film and stage, including performing on the soundtrack to the global sensation Outlander. He is member of the multi-million record selling Afro Celt Sound System collective and has made a significant contribution to their two most recent albums. His love for Gaelic culture stems from his roots in both North Argyll and Skye and having dedicated his life to unearthing the depth of his native tradition. He has also worked with musicians from all over the globe and across four continents.
The live show encompasses material from his upcoming album and showcases a diverse, international line-up of musicians. With live jazz piano, real scratch DJ’ing, and world class African percussion fused with Griogair’s vision for expressing his culture in a modern and exciting context, the show is poised to become one of the most exhilarating acts at this year’s World Ceilidh!