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Upcoming Shows

Mon. July 1st 9PM - 12AM
Irish Times Pub Victoria BC (No Minors)
Celtic Music Night at The Irish Times Knacker's Yard Free
Mon. July 8th 9PM - 12AM
Irish Times Pub Victoria BC (No Minors)
Celtic Music Night at The Irish Times Knacker's Yard Free
Mon. July 15th 9PM - 12AM
Irish Times Pub Victoria BC (No Minors)
Celtic Music Night at The Irish Times Knacker's Yard Free
Mon. July 22nd 9PM - 12AM
Irish Times Pub Victoria BC (No Minors)
Celtic Music Night at The Irish Times Knacker's Yard Free

Past Shows

Mon. June 24th 2019
Irish Times Pub Victoria BC (No Minors)
Celtic Music Night at The Irish Times Knacker's Yard
Mon. June 17th 2019
Irish Times Pub Victoria BC (No Minors)
Celtic Music Night at The Irish Times Knacker's Yard
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Knacker\'s Yard

Knacker's Yard

Available for Shows/Gigs - Confirmed: Apr. 30, 2019
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Celtic Folk from Victoria BC

Contact Details

Knacker's Yard
knackersyardvictoria@gmail.com
7789220663

Hailing from Victoria, BC in Canada, Knacker’s Yard has been arranging and performing traditional Irish, Scottish, English and original music since 2013. Comprised of Bronwyn Churcher (fiddle, vocals) , Stephen Johnson (accordion, tin whistle, vocals), Jon MacDonald (guitar, vocals), Cody Baresich (mandolin, vocals), and Dexter Simpson (Irish tenor banjo), the group breathes new life into the Celtic ballad genre.

Their playing flows effortlessly from the delicately woven intricacy of song accompaniment to the strong, driving pulse of dance music. With the unique blend of voices and instruments combined with their sympathy with the music’s origin and tradition, you have the exception rather than the rule among folk groups.

The energy of the band’s expansive repertoire pays tribute to, and takes inspiration from, legendary predecessors like The Dubliners, The Pogues, Planxty, The Clancy Brothers, The Chieftains, and The Wolfe Tones. Driving rhythms and finely crafted arrangements, as well as careful attention to slow airs and ballads makes for a listening experience that is both powerful and enduring.

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Videos

Knacker's Yard - Farewell To Nova Scotia (The New West Sessi...
In this Video Artist(s) Knacker's Yard
Posted: Jan. 11, 2019
Filmed: Nov. 9, 2018
No member roster has been entered (to link to musician profiles.)
Status: Available for Shows/Gigs
Contact knackersyardvictoria@gmail.com for inquiries. Available for parties, weddings, social events, restaurants and pubs. - Last confirmed Apr. 30, 2019