Top international tribute band, Sinnerboy return for their 17th annual Irish tour to play more of the epic music of the late, great Rory Gallagher.
Sinnerboy, from Manchester, have a huge reputation for faithfully recapturing the sound and excitement of a live “Rory gig”. They have played a major role in promoting the revival of Rory’s music in the last seventeen years and apart from gigging extensively in Europe, have headlined Rory Gallagher tribute events in Ireland, Italy, Austria, UK, Holland, Germany, Greece, Spain, Norway and the USA.
Rory Gallagher, who sadly passed away in 1995, was born in Ballyshannon and reared in Cork. He had a huge impact on the world of blues and rock and was Ireland’s first real |”rock star” – blazing the trail for many major Irish acts to follow on the international stage. Apart from being recognised as one of the greatest ever exponents of the electric guitar, Rory Gallagher left behind an enduring musical legacy which has received fresh recognition over recent years. He was a prolific composer and in his lifetime recorded no fewer than fifteen albums of highly original and soulful blues and rock material.
Sinnerboy will bring out the very best of Rory Gallagher’s music at their upcoming gig. With a repertoire that covers every era of the late Rory’s career they guarantee another blistering performance!
“This is the proof that my brother’s music lives on” Donal Gallagher.
Doors Open at 8PM
Starts at 8:30PM
Ticket Price: £16.00*
*booking fee applies
Celtic Soul are the definitive Van Morrison tribute. Fans from around the world acclaim the band’s musicianship and the spirit of their performances. Every show is an homage to Van the Man.
With years of playing in blues, folk, trad and jazz bands, these seven musicians have the ingredients to deliver Van’s music authentically. They are: Clarke Wilson on Vocals and Saxophone, Ray McEvoy (Electric Guitar), Marcus McAuley (Acoustic Guitar), Rik Gay (Drums), Keith Ward (Piano and keyboards), Gerry McClurg (Trumpet) and Mark Crockard (Electric and Double Bass)
The band will perform a perfect blend of hits and classic songs from Them through to his latest CD Keep Me Singing.
The band are regulars on BBC including a performance at the Ulster Hall, Belfast to mark BBC Music Day.
Let Celtic Soul take you on a journey through the songbook of Van Morrison – our very own musical legend!
‘a great band and a very fine tribute’. Ralph McLean, BBC
‘ an excellent band’. Dr Linley Hamilton, Jazz Trumpeter and Jazzland Presenter BBC
‘As close as you can get … even the Man approves ‘. Noel Casey, Dublin City FM
‘Superb musicians in a really entertaining and professional show’. Mike McGovern, MD Dublin Gazette Newspapers
‘A magnificent night of Van music’ Michael Duffy, DJ Dundalk FM