Còig is a Canadian folk music group from Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia. Formed in 2010 to perform at the Celtic Colours festival, the group consists of Darren McMullen on guitar, mandolin, mandola, banjo, bouzouki, whistles, flute and vocals; Rachel Davis on fiddle, viola and vocals; Jason Roach on piano and Chrissy Crowley on fiddle and viola.
The band released its debut album Five in 2014. The album won the award for Traditional Album of the Year at the 10th Canadian Folk Music Awards. They followed up in 2015 with Carols, an album of Christmas music. Their 2017 album Rove received nominations for Traditional Album of the Year at the 13th Canadian Folk Music Awards and Traditional Roots Album of the Year at the Juno Awards of 2018.
Artist’s Website: www.coig.ca