For all lovers of traditional Irish music a ticket to Andy Irvine at the Oriel Centre on Saturday 16th September 2017 is a must. Andy Irvine is one of the great Irish singers, his voice one of a handful of truly great ones that gets to the very soul of Ireland.
Musician, singer, songwriter, Andy has maintained his highly individual performing skills throughout his 45 year career, from Sweeney's Men in the mid-60s, to founding Planxty with Christy Moore, Donal Lunny and Liam O ‘Flynn in the 1970’s, one of the most influential groups ever to emerge from Ireland's traditional scene.
From there his collaborations took him to the bands Patrick Street and Mozaik, He has also had an extensive solo career and collaborated with Dick Gaughan, Paul Brady, Davy Spillane and others. Andy truly is an icon for traditional music and musicians.