Avalon Rising

Avalon Rising

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Folk - Rock | San Francisco, California, United States
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Member Since: 2004
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Press Info

Contact Flowinglass Music at 510-569-0437

Reviews of Storming Heaven:

Guitar Player Magazine Setember 2004 issue http://www.guitarplayer.com/archive/0904/0904_audio.htm

Dirty Linen Magazine August/September issue (on newstands)

Here & There Ezine at http://thehereandthere.net/music-reviews/entry?id=30

Kinesis website http://www.kinesiscd.com/storeframe1.htm

and at the Ethnotempos website from France http://www.ethnotempos.org/chroniques/avalon_rising.htm

A full article on Avalon Rising in the East Bay Express at http://www.eastbayexpress.com/issues/2004-03-10/downinfront.html/1/index.html

North Bay Bohemian Article http://fiddlersfancy.com/bohemian.html

Similar Artists

Fairport Convention, Loreena McKennitt, Dead Can Dance, Renaissance, Jethro Tull, Grateful Dead.

Influences

Fairport Convention, Loreena McKennitt, Dead Can Dance, Renaissance, Jethro Tull, Grateful Dead.

Bio

"Absolutely stellar musicians"... "soaring, almost achingly sensual phrasing". Guitar Player Magazine
"Melodic...rousing...intricate..." Dirty Linen Magazine

Avalon Rising's unique blend of rock, Celtic, and Medieval music features lush vocal harmonies and incendiary instrumental playing, woven together in intricate, powerful arrangements. The band's eclectic arsenal of Celtic harp, 12-string and electric guitars, electric violin, flute, bass, mandocello, drums, and vocals, is brought to bear on a mixture of traditional songs, dance tunes, and original compositions.

Their current critically acclaimed album, "Storming Heaven" has garnered rave reviews, getting airplay on both U.S. and Canadian stations, and press from the US, France & Brazil Their schedule has included performances all over California, including a Hollywood Oscar Night party and numerous festivals.

Kristoph Klover: Vocals, Electric and 12-string Guitar, Octave Mandolin, Oboe:
Margaret Davis: Vocals, Flute, Celtic Harp, Recorders
Cat Taylor: Vocals, Electric & Acoustic Violin, Bodhran
Mark Ungar: Vocals, Bass, Mandocello
Scott Irwin: Trap drums

CD's are available at Amazon.com, CD Baby and the Avalon Rising website.