“Gathering” is the successful culmination of two years of writing, playing and recording. Featuring “Something I Can’t See” which took Poor Angus to the top 4 out of 3000 bands in the CBC Searchlight Competition.
Pushing the envelope of Celtic and Folk while retaining their strong connection to both traditions. They are a blend of The Pogues and Mumford & Sons, with great instrumental chops.
Poor Angus are:
Brian LeBlanc – Guitar, vocals
Andrew Bryan – Fiddle, mandolin, guitar, vocals
DJ Moons – Bass, vocals
Joel Guenther – Guitar, vocals
Ross Griffiths – Pipes, whistles, vocals
Produced and recorded by Amy King at Grant Avenue Studios, Hamilton, Ontario.
Mastered by João Carvalho – Carvalho Mastering, Toronto, Ontario.
“The tunes, mainly original, are surefire winners. …a strong release that’ll surely earn Poor Angus some national attention”
Richard Thornley – Penguin Eggs
“A traditional album that’s anything but traditional.”
Adam Carter – CBC Radio