UPCOMING EVENTS 2023
Finalists - Passport to Airlie Showcase 2023
'Gold Tone' Sponsored Artists 2023
Port Fairy FOLK FESTIVAL Street Fair
Busking Competition 2023
"As soon as those pacey country/folk styled jangles kicked in, this upload (Barefeet) was immediately giving Little Talks 'Of Monsters and Men'or 'Mumford and Sons'"I Will Wait" energy! A tune to send you back to the early 2010's with a sense of newness and freshness!<3 Triple J, Anika Luna 2023
"Ally Row putting a little sweetness in my step with their sugary harmonies" - Triple J, Joe Khan 2021
"This song (Struggling to Breathe) manages to blend dramatic pop elements with raw emotions to create what the indie-folk duo describe as 'a heartwrenching and breathtaking experience" - Beat Magazine
"Crafty guitar picking, gorgeous harmonising vocals, a delicate glockenspiel and an inspiring message of positivity, this is just the song to (Why Do I care) kickstart your day"- Au Review, Bruce Baker
"Melbourne troubadour-duo Ally Row have let fly a blissful track that gives us that feel good 90's vibe infused with satisfying Tea-for-the-Tillermanesque introspection" - Livewire
"The duos captivating vocals are delicately intertwined during the songs strong infused choruses, with each vocalist showcasing their unique textural tones throughout their individual verses" - Milky
"What People Say"
Airlie Beach Festival 2023
"Folk Rock Duo Ally Row on stage last Thursday for the Passport to Airlie showcase at Airlie Beach Festival of Music. These guys really made us stand up and pay attention, they were purely and simply sensational, do yourselves a favour and check out their new single, "The King is just a clown"...Swampy P.
Currently living in Rural Gippsland, Ally Row are an indie pop-folk/country folk duo that are breaking the barriers of genres with toe-tapping yet emotive music.
The multi-instrumentalists perform velvety harmonies alongside blissful guitar and piano, with modernised elements of banjo, harmonica and stomp box. Together, the two-piece band create a powerful synergy with heartfelt memorable originals that will get you dancing. For the, Mumford and Sons, The Lumineers, Sons of the East; The Civil Wars and Of Monsters and Men fans out there...Ally Row are the next artists to follow.
In 2022, the duo completed a booked out East Coast Tour; Battle of the Buskers Finalist at Buskers by the Lake, Buskers by the Lake Fest, Cairns Fest, Tablelands Folk Fest, Munkey Fest and opening for Blue Mountains music troubadour Jonathon Bone. This year, they won the Port Fairy Folk Festival Busking Competition, are Semi-Finalists in the Listen Up Music Songwriting Prize for their single 'Bare feet', opened for Western Australian indie-folk duo Salt Tree, opened for The Settlement at Longwood Festival, opened for Sunday Lemonade and Shmone at Jetty Road Brewery's Easter Festival and are growing a rapport in the Gippsland community with back to back performances - including Tarra Festival, East Gippsland Winter Festival and opening for Americana Folk artist Matt Joe Gow at Sandy Point Music.
They are set to play at the 2023 Patchewollock Music Festival as well as the Wodonga North East Food & Wine Fest in October, as part of a Northern Victorian Rural tour and in the Woodford Folk Festival Lineup December/Jan 2023/24. Visit their Bands in Town for further details. Their highly anticipated new single "The King is just a clown" is out now.