With Celtic-Americana Roots music true to their name, Beyond The Pale delivers a wild musical ride outside the boundaries of convention. Delighting audiences for over 15 years, the band is grounded in the traditional roots music of America, Ireland, and Northern Europe with imaginative ventures across musical borders. Where else can you experience fiery reels, haunting ballads, outrageously humorous songs, and music from around the world including Mexican polkas and Texas swing? Their unique instrumentation includes fiddle, flute, hammered dulcimer, accordion, guitar, and more.
“Beyond The Pale absolutely carries you away—a true gem” — The Ceili magazine
“Splendid! Fresh, out of the ordinary — especially strong instrumentals, pleasurable and satisfying... an enjoyable recording with a warm organic sound and an affable and relaxed way with songs and tunes” — Rambles website review of “The Music Plays Me”
“Superb vocals---fine singers” — Hot Press Magazine (Ireland) review of Queen of Skye May 2005
“The sheer fun, imagination, innovation, musical diversity, and talent these guys exhibit on this disk and on stage puts them in a class of their own.” — The Ceili review of Queen of Skye
“I love it. You have a great song selection, a rich mix of textures ... sounds great!” — Jed Marum, singer/songwriter writing about “The Music Plays Me”
Exciting authentic Scottish and Irish reels; a virtuoso performance on bagpipes, fiddle, whistle and guitar perfect for movie soundtracks or credits, documentaries, Scottish or Irish travel films or just to get going in the morning, with stirring melodies, fiery fiddle, flute and driving guita, Instrumental, European Music, Scottish Music
A beautiful and haunting rendition of the English classic ballad, with great vocals and authentic intricate accompaniment perfect for period movies or televisionv shows, Female Vocals, European Music, English Music