• Edinburgh Fringe

A powerhouse instrumental quintet, mars unmissable synergy centres on the overlapping cultural heritage between Scotland, Ireland and the Isle of Man. All five musicians share a strong background in traditional Irish music, underpinning the groups distinctive qualities in both instrumentation and material. Festival headliners throughout the UK, Europe and Canada, mars supergroup line-up features members of Mnran, RURA, Talisk and Barrule, and a heavyweight collective haul of top prizes in the UK and Ireland " with the group embodying a personal reconnection with its members formative years, dating back long before their recent camaraderie around Glasgows celebrated session scene.