Ferocious Dog offer a full-on six-piece sound that encompasses folk infused with rock, reggae and Celtic vibrations. The band consists of:
- Ken Bonsall – Lead singer & acoustic guitar
- Dan Booth – Fiddle & co. Song Writer
- John Leonard – 5-string banjo, Tenor Banjo, Mandolin, Guitars, Bouzouki, Whistles, Uilleann Pipes, Accordion – and a bit of shouting!
- Fruitbat aka Les Carter – Guitarist
- John Alexander – Bassist
- Alex Smith – Drummer
The combination of instruments creates a palette of sound that offers infinite variations: going in hard to get the audience up and moving, or slipping into melodic passages and dub-like fusions. The songs are deeply personal and their fans can really identify with the words. Ferocious Dog are well known and popular for their high octane live performances.
Ferocious Dog appeared in 2017