Tradfest release new video of Raglan Road

September 10, 2018 by admin

Today Tradfest have released a video of the song Raglan Road as performed by a selection of Irish folk artists including performance by Daoirí.

To view the video click the image below.

Whelan’s Dublin show Thurs. 18th October

September 1, 2018 by admin

It’s been two years since Daoirí’s last headline show in Dublin and he’s back at Whelan’s where his award winning album True Born Irishman was launched in October 2016.  Just on sale is a return on 18th October 2018.  There were queues around the block last time so grab your tickets fast.  To book click here or go to the gigs page on the website.

Daoirí announced for Dublin’s Tradfest 2019

August 16, 2018 by admin

Dublin’s Tradfest announced today that Daoirí will be performing at next year’s event at the very special venue City Assembly House on Sunday 27th January 2019.  With just 60 tickets available to the public this show is expected to sell out quickly.  For tickets click here(3.9.18: just 16 tickets left as of today so be quick if you’d like to be there)

UK dates announced for

July 4, 2018 by admin

Daoirí will head out on a tour across the UK in November 2018 with dates including at Sage Gateshead, Ropetackle Arts Centre in Shoreham-by-Sea and Hitchin Folk Club.  For full details of all show see the gigs page.

November 2018

Fri 2nd  Corstorphine Folk, Edinburgh


Sat 3rd  Milngavie Folk Club, nr. Glasgow

07743 885 991 /

Tue 6th  National Centre For Early Music, York

01904 658 338 /

Thu 8th  Sage Gateshead

0191 443 4661 /

Fri 9th  Hepworth Village Hall

07845 921 527 /

Sat 10th  Wadsworth Community Centre

01422 344 458 /

Tue 13th  Komedia Bath

01225 489 070 /

Wed 14th  Kingkerswell Parish Church

01803 875 527 / /

Thu 15th  Ashcroft Arts Centre, Fareham

01329 223 100 /

Fri 16th  Ruskin Mill, Nailsworth

01453 837537 /

Sat 17th  Lewes Saturday Folk Club

01273 476 757 /

Sun 18th  Hitchin Folk Club

01462 812 391 /

Tue 20th  The Bowerhouse, Maidstone

01622 763 448 /

Wed 21st  Ropetackle Arts Centre, Shoreham by Sea

Box Office: 01273 464440 /

Thu 22nd  St. Mary’s Music Hall, Walthamstow

07748 966 437 /

Fri 23rd  Cambridge Folk Club

01638 603 986 /

Sat 24th  Folk At The Fold, Bransford

01886 880 061 /

Irish tour dates announced for autumn 2018

July 4, 2018 by admin

Daoirí announces a first tour of Irish dates for autumn 2018 including a Daoirí Farrell Trio show at Walter’s Bar & Grill in Bagenalstown.  For full details see the gigs page.

October 2018

Fri 19th  Sirius Arts Centre, Cobh, Co. Cork

021 481 3790 /

Sat 20th  Levi’s Corner House, Ballydehob, Co. Cork

Advance tickets available from the venue

Fri 26th  Walter’s Bar & Grill, Bagenalstown, Co. Carlow (Daoirí Farrell Trio show)

059 972 1547

Sat 27th  Dún Uladh Cultural Heritage Centre, Omagh

(+44) 28 8224 2777 /

November 2018

Thu 29th  St. John’s Arts Centre, Listowel, Co. Kerry

068 22566

Fri 30th  Raheen House Hotel, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary

0863 389 619 /

December 2018

Sat 1st  Séamus Ennis Centre, Naul

01 802 0898 /

Daoirí Farrell Trio announced for Festival Interceltique

May 21, 2018 by admin

One of the biggest festivals in the world, spanning ten days and with 4,500 musicians performing, has announced the Daoirí Farrell Trio for its 2018 edition.  The trio will be flying to France following their show at Cambridge Folk Festival, to perform in Lorient on Monday 6th August.  See the gigs page for more details.

Shetland Folk Festival and UK tour in May

April 25, 2018 by admin

Daoirí will be at Shetland Folk Festival from 3rd-6th May and after an overnight ferry back to Aberdeen, will be heading south for a mammoth run of UK dates.  Do come out to support him.  He’d love to see you there.  The tour dates are…

Weds 9th  The Music Room, Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

0151 709 3789 /

Thurs 10th  The Witham, Barnard Castle

01833 631107 /

Fri 11th  Folk At The Grove, Leeds /

Sat 12th  The Guildhall Theatre, Derby

01332 255800 / / Ticket Hotline 01773 853428

Sun 13th  Selby Town Hall

01757 708449 /

Mon 14th  The Bell Inn, Driffield

Tues 15th  Galeri Caernarfon

01286 685222 /

Wed 16th  Burnett’s Hill Chapel, Martletwy, Pembrokeshire

01646 621530 / 01646 651725 /

Thurs 17th  Llandeilo Acoustic at The Angel Inn, Llandeilo – SOLD OUT

01558 822 765 /

Fri 18th  Downend Folk Club, Bristol

07837 881941 / website

Sat 19th  St. Cadoc’s Church, Caerleon

Box office no 01633 420 404 / website address

Sun 20th  Devoran Village Hall, Cornwall

01872 262 466 /

Wed 23rd  The Irish Cultural Centre, London

0208 5638232 /

Thurs 24th  South Street Arts Centre, Reading

0118 960 6060 /

Daoirí Farrell Trio to play Cambridge Folk Festival 2018

April 18, 2018 by admin

Announced today: Daoirí will be doing two performances at Cambridge Folk Festival 2018 following his unforgettable club tent performance at the 2017 festival.  A solo Saturday evening show back in the club tent will be followed by a Sunday main stage performance by the Daoirí Farrell Trio, with Blackie O’Connell on pipes and Robbie Walsh on bodhran.

Two Irish dates in April

March 20, 2018 by admin

He’s usually jumping on a plane to somewhere else to perform, but next month Daoirí has two dates in Ireland.  Both are venues he visited last year when news of his BBC Folk Awards wins was just starting to spread.  Now he returns to Crescent Arts Centre in Belfast on Friday 14th April and the following day is at the Spirit Store in Dundalk.  See the gigs page for more details.

Festivals announced – more announced soon

March 19, 2018 by admin

This summer is going to be even busier than last year for Daoirí when it comes to festival appearances and will include festivals in the USA, Portugal, Ireland the UK with more dates to be announced.

Festivals announced today are Shrewsbury Folk Festival, Costa del Folk in Portugal, Derby Folk Festival, Westport Folk and Bluegrass Festival and UK festivals Music On The Marr and Wickham Festival.  Go to the gigs page for all the details.