McLeod Nine have been hailed as one of the most exciting and interesting musical acts in the roots music scene. Their eclectic and energetic sound covers a broad range of intriguing original material, from string jazz with a Gypsy flavor to inspiring original songs with lots of energy and musical spice to Americana and folk to traditional fiddle tunes. McLeod Nine are Gordon and Christy McLeod.
Gordon McLeod is always searching for the true soul of any music he plays. He plays a number of instruments. As a fiddler he is equally at home with jazz, Americana and folk styles as well as authentic traditional Irish fiddling. Gordon is also well known as a guitarist and for playing mandolin, clarinet and several other instruments.
Christy McLeod has been called “a fun seeking missile” for good reason. She radiates warmth and energy and conveys a love of life through her singing and playing that is infectious, igniting spontaneous human happiness whenever she performs. Her clear sweet voice is the perfect match for her powerful guitar style. Having played many styles for most of her life, her creative song renditions, whether her own compositions or covers of other great songs, never fail to captivate and inspire her audiences.