DJ Kormac believes. You should too! “I Believe” marks the return of the man whose recent plunge into the depths of spiritual jazz and old gospel recordings, has given voice to a refrain that is almost certain to find favour of anyone within earshot. “I Believe” conjures imagery of a penitent Max Roach and Count Basie somehow attempting to atone by playing over a groove generated by a composer and arranger of extraordinary power
Comprised of members of well known Dublin Bar Bands Fat Chance and Rag Mama Rag,
With his unique genre-bending blend of bluegrass, jazz, folk and classical styles, Grammy-nominated fiddler Darol Anger is a master of the unexpected, darting from Swedish polkas to Brazilian choro before segueing seamlessly into a soul classic – all delivered with the rollicking abandon of a hootenanny.
Following the release of his critically acclaimed debut album 'My Friend Marx' in 2011, Marc O'Reilly has returned and released his new album 'Human Herdings' earlier in the year on March 28th. He has established himself as one of the most exciting artists win the folk/blues genre gaining comparisons with artists such as John Martyn and Bon Iver.
With a string of sold-out live performances under her belt, major brand endorsements from Adidas, G-Star, Beats by Dre, DKNY, a recent inclusion on the BBC's Sound of 2017 list, and even a co-sign from R&B Superstar Alicia Keys, Nadia is clearly raising the bar for female voices in the male-dominated world of UK hip-hop and grime.
We will be performing incredible charts from artists including Frank Sinatra, Boby Darin, Glenn Miller, a taster of Robbie Williams and a dash of Latin Favourites in addition to plenty of Jazz Surprises!
Richard Herring, King of the Edinburgh Fringe, Metro columnist and the UK's Podfather (RHLSTP, AIOTM) picks his favourite routines from his 12 one-man shows and crams them into 90 minutes for your delectation.
Cocktails and creativity with the city’s creative and cultural innovators. Taking place in The Sugar Club, the focus on creating a relaxed environment celebrating the efforts of speakers in making this city of ours brighter and even more interesting. The format is relaxed too, 9 speakers per event, presenting on a particular recent project or topic they have addressed in an interesting way. Each presentation is 9 minutes, we'll put three back to back, then have some breaks in between, to have a drink and to make time for Socialise-ing.
FEATURES TWELVE CAPTIVATING SONGS AND SOME DIVERSE GUEST PERFORMERS INCLUDING MIKE SCOTT OF THE WATERBOYS, KATIE KIM, GER WOLFE, THE LOST BROTHERS, DAVID HOOD, CAMILLE O’SULLIVAN, BRUNO CALICIURI, JOE CHESTER & OLEG PONOMAREV.
Ever since she first landed on the scene 3 years ago, the Irish/Sierra Leonean ArtSoul singer has been hailed as one of Ireland’s most unique prospects – performing at Electric Picnic, Body&Soul, the National Concert Hall, Vicar Street, Other Voices, SXSW, and in Paris and New York despite not having a single official release to her name.
San Fermin’s third studio album, Belong, marks a shift in songwriting perspective for bandleader Ellis Ludwig-Leone
Born in the bleak isolation of the secluded prairie city of Edmonton, Canada, Homeshake's Peter Sagarworked with friends in a number of local bands before picking up and moving to Montreal in 2011 to begin recording under the Homeshake moniker. Following two self-released cassettes (The HomeshakeTapes and Dynamic Meditation) and two acclaimed full lengths (In The Shower and Midnight Snack), Sagar cracks a window open with his third album for Sinderlyn – Fresh Air.
We Rise is the second album from Morrissey & Marshall and will be released on 26 May 2017 through DJA Records. This whole collection is shot through with the shimmer and sunshine that evokes the very best harmony-driven acts from The Kinks, The Beach Boys, The Beatles and The Byrds, meshed with the guitar sound of Oasis and Cast and blended with an energy, bite and verve all of their own. Having supported Sinead O’Connor and won over Shane McGowan and Cillian Murphy, Morrissey & Marshall are the real deal.
Join Jesse John Heffernan and his 10 piece band as they perform music from the upcoming album "Late Night Attention" and launch the first single "Don't Leave Me Like That"
Stripped back laid bare, this show will capture the beauty of Stevie Nicks's songwriting. Performed electro-acoustical hear every word of your favourite songs. The arrangments created to showcase the passion & beauty of her incredible songwriting talent. The ultimate show for any Stevie Nicks fan. Join us as we tell the story of this amazing woman via some of her most iconic & memorable hits.