Daoirí Farrell Trio to play Cambridge Folk Festival 2018

April 18, 2018

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

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 […]

Festivals announced – more announced soon

March 19, 2018

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 […]

Daoiri plays ‘The New Headingley Club’, Leeds. 21/07/2018

March 8, 2018

Daoiri in Kansas for Folk Alliance International

February 8, 2018

This month Daoirí is off to Folk Alliance International, the gathering of over 2,000 folk artists and industry in Kansas, USA. Supported by Culture Ireland, Daoirí will be showcasing across the event including an official showcase at 7.30pm in the Liberty room. For more details go to click here.

May UK tour announced

February 8, 2018

With Daoiri still on the road with Transatlantic Sessions (see gigs page for details) the details of his May UK tour have been announced today. Click here for details. Highlights include a first visit to the Irish Cultural Centre in Hammersmith, London and a return to The Witham in Barnard Castle where he had previously […]

Transatlantic Sessions Tour in February!

October 31, 2017

I’m so happy to announce that I will be performing as part of the Transatlantic Sessions tour that will take place in February! It’s such honour for me to be invited to play and sing with such an incredible line up. The dates and venues are as follows: Friday 2nd February- Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow Sunday […]

Celtic Connections Jan-Feb 2018- 25th Anniversary

October 30, 2017

I’m delighted to announce that I’ll be performing at Celtic Connections in January! The festival takes place in Glasgow from the 18th Jan – 4th Feb 2018. This year is a special year as they will be celebrating their 25th anniversary: Celtic Connections 2018 Tickets for Celtic Connections 2018 are now on-sale via Facebook Twitter […]

October/November England tour announced

September 15, 2017

Dates for October/November over in England can now be found on the gigs page.  See you there!

Daoirí at The Unthanks Home Gathering Festival this weekend

September 15, 2017

It was Rachel and Becky Unthanks who presented Daoirí with his Horizon Award fir best newcomer at the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards in April this year.  And this weekend he will perform at The Unthanks own festival – Home Gathering – in Newcastle.  For more info on the festival click here.