Event

The Odessa Sessions proudly present Kellie & The Scruffs

  • Event:

    The Odessa Sessions proudly present Kellie & The Scruffs

  • Date:

    August 16, 2012 08:30 pm

  • Updated:

    August 2, 2012

  • Cost:

    €5

  • Venue:

    Odessa Club

  • Address:

    13 Dame Court, Dublin, D2, Ireland

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This 5 piece Dublin outfit fuse together soul, blues, funk, folk, rockabilly and pop.Their sound is upbeat with its’ roots in blues and its’ soul in folk. Kellie & The Scruffs are: Kellie Marie Reynolds: Vocal, Rhythm Guitar, Peter Taaffe: Lead Acoustic Guitar/Vocal, Frankly Murphy:Percussion/drums, Annie Hanlon: Keys/vocal and Adrienne Hawley:Trumpet/ Bass. On the back of the release of their Debut single ‘People’, in June 2012, Kellie & The Scruffs secured some sought after slots on the Irish festival circuit with 3 shows at Body and Soul Festival last month, a slot this years Milk & Cookies Secret Garden festival and a gig on board a real life pirate ship as part of the Tall Ships Festival this August.The band are new but all experienced players in their own right. Front woman Kellie has been writing since she was 7, gigging as a solo singer songwriter, composing music/directing for theatre and spending a couple of years with the Dublin Gospel Choir, where she worked with artists from Paddy Casey to Rod Stewart. Recently she was hailed as a cross between Pj Harvey and Patti Smith! Kellie & The Scruffs are fun, passionate, refreshing and original. These guys are hungry.Their live show is a must see. The Odessa Sessions is their first Dublin Headliner. Bring your dancing shoes.