Doncaster date for Carrivick Sisters

The Carrivick Sisters are one of the UK's top young bluegrass and folk acts.

Friday, 27th January 2017, 2:44 pm
Updated Friday, 27th January 2017, 2:46 pm
The Carrivick Sisters, twins Laura and Charlotte.

Twins Laura and Charlotte perform original songs and instrumentals along with a few covers on guitar, mandolin, fiddle, dobro –a type of guitar – and clawhammer banjo.

A club spokesman said: “Their busy touring schedule is rapidly building them a reputation for engaging and entertaining live performances with tight sibling vocal harmonies and multi-instrumental virtuosity.

“Having grown up in South Devon, an area rich in folklore and legends, much of their original material is inspired by their local surroundings and history.

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The sisters have been performing as a duo since 2006, turning professional in 2007.

They were finalists in the 2010 BBC Radio 2 young folk awards, before being crowned band/duo of the year at the 2011 Fatea awards.

The Carrivick Sisters play Doncaster’s Roots Music Club on Friday, January 27.

Support comes from John Blanks.

Doors open 7.30pm. Entry £10, or tickets are £8 in advance from