Mad Dog Mcrea blend a unique mixture of folk rock, pop, gypsy jazz, bluegrass and ‘shake your ass’ music.

From self-penned songs of adventure, drinking, love and life, to traditional songs of gypsies, fairies, legless pirates and black flies – Mad Dog Mcrea never fail to capture their audience with their infectious songs. In constant demand and having played just about every festival and two-bit, jibe-arsed dive in Christendom, they are, in every sense of the word, a live, band.

Matched with the unshakable dedication of their massive and “loyal-to-the-hilt”, fan base – Mad Dog Mcrea are more than just a very popular, festival act – with five albums under their belts, they are serious and acclaimed recording artists too. December 2019 saw Mad Dog Mcrea released a 5-track EP titled It’s a Sign.

The famous purple happy bus is fired up and ready for action, and there’s room for you – jump aboard!

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Derby Hall @ The Met
From £18.50 (inc fees)

Reviews

“A sound mixed, mashed and finely honed through years of live gigs. ”

Rock ‘n Reel Magazine

“It’s always a joy to me when something jumps up and smacks you between the eyes – Mad Dog Mcrea did that to me.”

Mike Harding

“This is rowdy, heartfelt, room shaking and spirit-stirring music that only the dead can’t enjoy.”

ltdstate.com

Mad Dog Mcrea

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