The pub is crowded and the ale flows from the taps. The room is filled with conversation and laughter, and a Celtic band is jammed into the corner, pounding out foot-thumping rhythms. Over the din comes the clink of glasses as the band leads the entire crowd in the cheers of a traditional Celtic toast..."Sociable!
"This is the spirit of the Dust Rhinos.
Unquestionably Winnipeg's finest and most prolific Celtic troubadours since their formation in 1992, the Dust Rhinos have grown into something of a tradition. They've filled prairie pubs, clubs and festivals with their high spirited and vivacious brand of Celtic rock, developing a large and loyal core of fans across Manitoba and beyond. What they bring is a vibrant mixture of past and present. Besides an impressive repertoire of traditional favorites, the Rhinos have found an authentic Celtic voices as songwriters as well, penning a significant portion of their songs, which quickly become every bit as loved as the traditional tunes.