Got your tickets for the Oct 25th album launch yet?

October 10, 2016 by admin

Yes you might be able to get tickets on the door or we might sell out before then, who knows?  But if you want to be sure of your ticket for the album launch at Whelan’s, Dublin on Tuesday 25th October, it’s best to get them now.  Click here to book.

New dates in England just added

September 6, 2016 by admin

Check out the gigs page for new dates in England just announced in support of the release of the new album True Born Irishman which will be out on 21st October.  Dates include Reading, London, York, Durham and more, as well as a show supporting Sharon Shannon.

CD Launch of new album ‘True Born Irishman’

August 23, 2016 by admin


Daoirí will be launching his second solo album titled ‘True Born Irishman’ in Whelan’s on the 25th of October 2016!

For tickets to this event click here

Broadstairs Folk Week

August 5, 2016 by admin

Daoirí is heading over to England to play Broadstairs Folk Week, tonight (Fri. 5th) supporting the mighty Altan, and tomorrow doing various performances across the town.  For more details check out click here.

BBC Radio 2 live session replay

July 20, 2016 by admin

Tonight (Weds 20th July) The BBC Radio 2 Folk Show replayed a live performance of Creggan White Hare, recorded in Manchester back in May, as the opening track of the show.  The show will be available on Listen Again from tomorrow by following this link or by searching ‘BBC Folk’.

The Irish World interview Daoiri

May 11, 2016 by admin

Fresh online is Daoiri’s interview for Irish World.  To read the article click here.

Live session on the BBC Radio 2 Folk Show

May 11, 2016 by admin

Last week Daoiri travelled to Manchester to do a live session on the BBC Radio 2 Folk Show with Mark Radcliffe.  You can listen to the show again for the next few days by clicking here.

Mark said of Daoiri after the show: ‘Daoiri is a bit of a force of nature really. A rootsy one-man-band storyteller with great humour and presence and moments of heartfelt sensitivity. What a guy!’ Mark Radcliffe, BBC Radio 2 Folk Show

Track played on the BBC Radio 2 Folk Show

April 14, 2016 by admin

Thanks to the BBC Radio 2 Folk Show with Mark Radcliffe for playing the track ‘McShane’ from The First Turn album on the show yesterday (13th April).  You can listen to the show in full by following the link here.

Daoirí Farrell – on Tour 2016

March 26, 2016 by admin

Daoirí will be touring from the 9th May 2016 to the 20th May around the United Kingdom


  • Mon 9th Colchester Arts Centre (supporting Sam Carter)   Information: 01206 500 900 /
  • Weds 11th Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury (supporting Sam Carter) Information: 01743 281 281 / (supporting Sam Carter)
  • Thurs 12th The Forge at The Anvil, Basingstoke  Information: 01256 844244 /
  • Sat 14th The Witham, Barnard Castle (supporting Cara Dillon)  Information: 01833 631 107 /
  • Tues 17th The Stables, Milton Keynes  Information01908 280 800 /
  • Thurs 19th Theatr Mwldan, Cardigan Information: 01239 621 200 /
  • Fri 20th Llanhennock Village Hall nr. Newport, Gwent Information: 01633 420 404 /
  • Sun 22nd Twickfolk Folk Club, The Adelaide, Teddington Information: /


Moseley Folk Festival

March 25, 2016 by admin

Daoirí Farrell will be playing Moseley Folk Festival in Birmingham on Friday 2nd September at 3pm.