New Album!

We’re delighted to let you know recording of album 3 is complete! Look out for a single/pre-orders and more info coming in May. Can’t wait to share this music with you. In the meantime check out our live dates on the gig page. Rant x

Tradfest Edinburgh

Delighted to be appearing at Edinburgh’s TradFest this weekend! Catch us at The Pleasance Theatre, Friday 27th April, 8PM.

RANT Live at the Edinburgh Fringe

It’s 4 year’s since our last appearance at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and we are excited play this monday at The Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh – 7.30pm

We will play 2 full sets, not an hour’s festival slot.

Hope to see you there!


Live session on BBC RADIO 2!

We had a great time down in Salford last night on the Mark Radcliffe Folk Show playing live in the studio.  You can listen again here

Anna Massie joins RANT!

We are over the moon to bring you exciting news from the RANT camp….

As announced on our live session on the BBC Folk Show last night, we’d like to officially welcome Anna Massie to the band!

Anna has joined us for several concerts over the last while, including a memorable 4/4 project in January (photo below by ABCassidy Photography) and we are delighted she accepted our offer of coming on board full time. We look forward to making new music and bringing this to you over the coming months.

We also like to take this opportunity to thank Sarah-Jane for all her beautiful music since we formed. We have great memories of super gigs and creative time over the past 5 years. We wish her well in all her musical projects.

RANT 4:4 – a project for projection!

We are delighted to be launching our new project at Celtic Connections.  12 young fiddlers from across the central belt will join us to create a hug string sound. Hope you can join us.  Ticket link on the Gigs page.


BUY ONE GET ONE FREE christmas offer


In celebration of being included in the Sunday Times’ 100 best records of 2016, we are running an offer in our shop until 11/12/16!

Order Reverie and get a copy of our debut album RANT absolutely free.  Applies worldwide!

Happy shopping!

‘BAND OF THE YEAR’ Nomination in the Trad Awards



Over the moon to be up for Band of the Year at this year’s MG ALBA Scots Trad Music awards, held in the Caird Hall, Dundee on 3rd Dec.  We are up against lots of friends and amazing musicians, and it will be a great night!

You can vote here

Edinburgh Festival Travelling Folk Special

A month to listen back to our live set form the big blue tent at the Edinburgh Festival last week  fro BBC Scotland’s Travelling Folk.  We had a great time playing and listening to Kris Drever and Moishes Bagel

Many thanks to Anna Massie for stepping into Sarah-Jane’s shoes for this session, and our forthcoming dates at the end of September / early October.

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