About The Band
The Dolmen are a five piece band based in the south of the UK, their musical roots set in Celtic folk but they also enjoy the freedom of an organic repertoire including Medieval Celtic Rock. Their stage performance is of high energy and they are relentless in the delivery spending the majority of their time on tour in the Uk and mainland Europe.
The writers of the band are Jameson, Elliott, Marchant, and have to date produced some 18 albums 2 of which are themed double albums dedicated to their piratical heritage as Islanders as well as exploring the enchantments of myth and legend.
In 2007 they wrote the theme song to the greatest world vote in history the New 7 Wonders of the World.
Lead vocals, 8 & 6 String Acoustic &Electric guitars, Singer Song Writer.
Taloch the founder member of The Dolmen was born and raised an Islander from the Uk coast. Taloch's music and rough edge suits well the heritage of which he is bred. Drawing from folklore, legend and historical accounts to build a musical identity of a Celtic age. His ancient spiritual ethos of freedom & peace has inspired many within the new age and he has become familiar with many on Radio and TV across the UK and main land Europe as the Founder of the Dolmen Grove Organisation. Taloch has never lost his cultural musical roots and as the master musterer, drives his music with the passion and fire of the Celtic people.
Song Writer, Multi Instrumentalist specializing in Electric Guitar, Banjo & Vocals.
Taking life in his stride Josh took The Dolmen by storm adding his own original style of Celtic & Medieval music. His first album being the Crabchurch Conspiracy, of which he composed along side Taloch Jameson producing some outstanding musical compositions.
Josh is a true Island Celt, his passion for tradition and love of folklore shines in his music and entertains with classical precision of all tastes.
Song Writer, Bass Guitar & Vocals
Kayleigh's vocal and driving bass make each performance a poetic festivity of party fun. Her musical style compliments the energy of her spirit and being a lover of Celtic music from a young age made fitting in with the band was very easy from the start. Her song writing influence over the albums is, and continues to be, very much a massive part of Dolmen identity and rebel spirit.
Drummer and percussion
Chris brings a unique style of Celtic Drumming from the highlands, his high energy is an integral element to the Dolmen sound that has become unique amongst Celtic Rock today. But also his driving energy fulfils the essence of the band it self. Chris, loves to be involved in all kinds of Celtic projects, that help promote the progressive and traditional sounds of tribal music, drums and the spirit of the people.
Whistles, Bagpipes and Flute
Multi instrumentalist, Anja, has made many stage appearances with us and fits in brilliantly not only because of her talent but awesome stage performances and beautiful personality. Its been a honour and a joy to have her on the stage with us, as well as featuring on our next album.