Celtic Soul are the definitive Van Morrison tribute. Fans from around the world acclaim the band’s musicianship and the spirit of their performances. Every show is an homage to Van the Man.
With years of playing in blues, folk, trad and jazz bands, these seven musicians have the ingredients to deliver Van’s music authentically. They are: Clarke Wilson on Vocals and Saxophone, Ray McEvoy (Electric Guitar), Marcus McAuley (Acoustic Guitar), Rik Gay (Drums), Keith Ward (Piano and keyboards), Gerry McClurg (Trumpet) and Mark Crockard (Electric and Double Bass)
The band will perform a perfect blend of hits and classic songs from Them through to his latest CD Keep Me Singing.
The band are regulars on BBC including a performance at the Ulster Hall, Belfast to mark BBC Music Day.
Let Celtic Soul take you on a journey through the songbook of Van Morrison – our very own musical legend!
‘a great band and a very fine tribute’. Ralph McLean, BBC
‘ an excellent band’. Dr Linley Hamilton, Jazz Trumpeter and Jazzland Presenter BBC
‘As close as you can get … even the Man approves ‘. Noel Casey, Dublin City FM
‘Superb musicians in a really entertaining and professional show’. Mike McGovern, MD Dublin Gazette Newspapers
‘A magnificent night of Van music’ Michael Duffy, DJ Dundalk FM