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7/21/2010 - SummerFest - CARAVAN OF THIEVES and ENTER THE HAGGIS 7:00pm @ the Phelps School/Veterans Green

Caravan of Thieves
Stretching the parameters of acoustic swing, Caravan of Thieves has been winning immediate praise for their new and unique brand of gypsy flavored song writing and their high intensity show. The vocal harmonizing, acoustic guitar spanking husband and wife duo Fuzz and Carrie have extended their family to include fiery violinist Ben Dean and double bass madman, Brian Anderson to complete their colorful vision. Seeking inspiration from beyond the great divide, the quartet produces layers of Beatlesque vocals, driving rhythms, satirical, dramatic song writing and an overall circus of sound.

Enter the Haggis
The band has been together in its current incarnation since members met in the early 2000s in Toronto, where more than half the band was studying its craft in the city’s colleges and universities. With that kind of classically trained background Enter The Haggis is constantly honing and evolving its sound – blending elements of rock and pop with traditional Celtic fare, an art school eclecticism and a keen sense of arrangement. Past records have seen the band dabble in roots, funk, even adding prog rock elements to the mix, but ETH always manages to bring it home. Alternating between upbeat rock numbers with sing-along choruses and slower, more introspective alt pop songs, the band plays progressive and lyrically driven music that’s strongly rooted in Celtic tradition – from the storytelling to the bagpipes.

All SummerFest shows start at 7pm and are held at Phelps/Veterans Green.

Rain location Agawam High

School SummerFest - 'where great music and a great community take center stage"®

ALL EVENTS ARE FREE and Family Friendly!


To learn about rain location notice:
Answering Machine: 413-821-0514
Sandwich Board at Phelps/Veterans Green

Visit the Agawam Cultural Council web site, www.agawamcc.org for more information