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Genres You Will Love
Folk: Folk-Rock Rock: Punk Moods: Mood: Angry Moods: Mood: Upbeat Moods: Mood: Patriotic

By Location
UK - Scotland Great Britain / UK

Links
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The Wakes

The Wakes are a folk rock band from Glasgow, Scotland. The bands sound is a mixture of Celtic traditional music fused with punk rock & funk. The bands lyrics embrace their culture, heritage and surroundings. Covering all manner of subjects from anti-fascist politics, immigration and unemployment to uprising and rebellion in Scotland, Ireland and beyond. Musical influences include The Pogues, Dick Gaughan, The Clash, Dropkick Murphys & Bob Dylan.

The Wakes are -

Paul - Vocals & Guitar
Chris Patrick - Bass Guitar, Backing Vocals, Flute & Saxophone
James - Mandolin & Whistle
Eamonn - Drums
Christopher James - Harmonica, Guitar