Andy Irvine

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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. He has been hailed as "a tradition in himself".

Musician, singer, songwriter, Andy has maintained his highly individual performing skills throughout his over 50-year career.

Andy has been at the helm of legendary bands like Sweeney’s Men in the mid 60s, to the enormous success of Planxty in the 70s, and then Patrick Street, Mozaik, LAPD and recently Usher’s Island. Andy has been a world music pioneer and an icon for traditional music and musicians.

As a soloist, Andy fills the role of the archetypal troubadour with a show and a travelling lifestyle that reflect his lifelong influence, Woody Guthrie. To quote the Irish Times, "Often copied, never equalled", his repertoire consists of Irish traditional songs, dexterous Balkan dance tunes and a compelling canon of his own self-penned songs.

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UK SOLO TOUR DATES

01 - 14 October 2022


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Andy Irvine & Paul Brady
Tour in November 2022

"A Celebration Of A Classic Album"
featuring Dónal Lunny & Kevin Burke

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OLD DOG LONG ROAD - vol.1 & 2

Retrospective double albums


MMATC

Next Gigs


1-14 October - UK Solo Tour


15-16 October - Irish Cultural Centre, Hammersmith, London w/Usher's Island


28 October - St Augustine's Church, Derry


12 November - Riksscenen, Oslo


30 November - Áras Uí Chonghaile, Belfast


1 December - Riverbank Arts Centre, Newbridge w/Donal Lunny


16 December - Mermaid Arts Centre, Bray w/ Dónal Lunny



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