a
 biography  press  pictures

Vancouver Province

Crowe safe on home turf

 By Tom Harrison, The ProvinceJune 30, 2009
 
 

Allison Crowe, who a month ago ran afoul of British customs officials and was denied entry to the U.K., has bounced back.

Crowe and band -- Billie Woods (guitar), Dave Baird (bass) and Laurent Boucher (percussion) -- are back in Canada following a triumphant tour of continental Europe.

Playing to full houses and multiple encores in Aachen, Munich, Frankfurt, Berlin, Prague and Vienna was especially gratifying.

Her encounter with new anti-terrorist/illegal immigration rules has fuelled a reform movement in the U.K. and resulted in public and media support from BBC Radio, the Daily Telegraph, the Guardian/Observer, the Scotsman, the Northern Times and the Press & Journal, among others.

Crowe's next album will be her seventh release since the 2003 launch of her label, Rubenesque Records Ltd, and will be the first to showcase her quartet.

Copyright (c) The Province


 

back to press