The Ballydehob Fastnet Maritime and Folk Festival is six years old and is celebrating in style! Since its inception the festival’s programme has grown in standard and variety, and the West Cork village continues to host a string of extraordinary musicians and eclectic events. This year the festival organisers launch the most ambitious programme to… Read More Andy Irvine Returns To Ballydehob Maritime Festival
Andy Irvine & Paul Brady reunite later this week for the 40th Anniversary of “the Album” (a.k.a. one of the greatest moments in folk music recorded history!). Heres what’s been happening Rehearsals Rehearsals for Andy Irvine & Paul Brady 40th anniversary tour today Sounds great @paulbradysongs @andyk_irvine @donallunny #kevinburke pic.twitter.com/tV8VO3LYAM — John Munnis (@johnmunnis) May… Read More Andy & Paul 2017 Tour – Rehearsals Underway, Brady Interviewed & Last remaining tickets on sale!
Bouzouki Concert with Andy Irvine, Donal Lunny, Greek Musicians of Apodimi Compania and Paxiot bouzouki player Elias Dendias Old Loggos Schoolhouse – Sunday 9th July, 8.30 pm Andy Irvine is an Irish folk musician, singer-songwriter, and a founding member of the popular bands Sweeney’s Men, Planxty, Patrick Street, Mozaik, LAPD and Usher’s Island. He plays the mandolin, mandola, bouzouki, harmonica and hurdy-gurdy. Irvine has been influential in folk music… Read More 9th Jul 2017 – Paxos Festival “Bouzouki Concert” with Donal Lunny, Apodimi Compania & Elias Dendias
FRI 07 APR 2017, 20:00, LIBERTY HALL, DUBLIN TICKETS €27.00 FROM TICKETMASTER. Forty years ago, following the decline of Planxty, Paul Brady and Andy Irvine went into the studio to explore a fresh new collaboration. What came next was one of the most influential and iconic albums of folk song ever recorded on the island… Read More MusicTown 2017: Brady & Irvine: A Tribute
Altan, Andy Irvine, Donal Lunny, Paul Brady and Castle Céilí Band among headline acts at Gradam Ceoil TG4 By Editor January 11, 2017 A concert featuring an all-star line-up of traditional musicians will take place at Cork Opera House on Sunday, February 19, to honour their outstanding achievements. The performers are the recipients of the TG4… Read More Trad Stars to perform at Cork Opera House – 19 Feb 2017