Venue Details

425 Star Starred
Carpenter Performing Arts Center, CSULB
6200 Atherton Street Long Beach, CA 90815
562-985-7000
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Michael Kilgore
Parking is $5
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BIG cookies at intermission for $3. Yummy!
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5 reviews
8 stars
attended Mar 27 2010

Very fun and enjoyable evening. Goldstar gave us practically front row seats. The Battlefield musicians were not only adept and virtuosos, but all had a wry sense of Scottish humor that the audience warmed to very quickly. Lets put a Tartan...continued

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4 reviews
5 stars
attended Mar 27 2010

Enjoyable evening for ourselves and friends. The airconditioning was a little high and we were chilly for all of the performance (the first time that has happened at the Carpenter). The performers were very good, engaging guys.

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More Information

Website

http://www.carpenterarts.org/0910battlefield.html

Quotes & Highlights

See the Battlefield Band on YouTube, or check out their website.

Description

See the band the Washington Post describes as “contagious Celtic funk.” Named after the Battlefield section of Glasgow, the group is credited with leading the revival of Scottish traditional music blending new songs and old and featuring modern instruments with blazing bagpipes and fiddle.