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UK dates in March & April

January 17, 2017

Just added to the website are new dates in England in March and April 2017 including eleven dates when Daoirí will be performing on a double headline tour with 2016 BBC Folk Award nominee Damien O’Kane with his Damien O’Kane Trio.  Check out the gigs page for more info or click the link below DaoiriFarrell_flyer

More press rolls in…

December 8, 2016

Today the fRoots feature on Daoirí hit the stands.  The three page interview with Mojo/fRoot’s Colin Irwin, took place the night of Daoirí’s album launch at Whelan’s in Dublin in October.  It ends, ‘The gig was brilliant.  As we knew it would be.  Whelan’s is bursting at the seams, the walls are shaking and the place rocks.  [...]

Daoirí to play Australia’s National Folk Festival

November 17, 2016

Just announced: Daoirí will be playing Australia’s National Folk Festival from 13th-17th April 2017.  He will be performing as the Daoirí Farrell Trio with Robbie Walsh on bodhran and Blackie O’Connell on uilleann pipes.  Standby for more announcements about Australian dates in 2017.

Radio 2 Folk Show plays another track

November 10, 2016

Last night Mark Radcliffe played another track from True Born Irishman on his BBC Radio 2 Folk Show.  You can listen to the show again for the next few weeks by clicking here.

Dates in England start on Sunday (13th)

November 8, 2016

Daoirí Farrell – True Born Irishman UK Tour – November 2016 Sun 13th - Elizabethan Suite (supporting Sharon Shannon), Bury 0161 761 2216 / themet.biz Mon 14th - Colchester Folk Club 01206 500 900 / colchesterartscentre.com Tues 15th - The Slaughtered Lamb, London folkonmonday.co.uk Weds 16th - Rising Sun Arts Centre, 30 Sliver Street, Reading 0118 960 6060 / http://www.readingarts.com/whats-on/daoiri-farrell [...]

Songlines feature interview in current issue

November 8, 2016

And there’s more. Songlines world music magazine this month has a one page feature out in the current issue. Again read the full article at https://www.facebook.com/DaoiriFarrell/.

fRoots review

November 8, 2016

fRoots magazine have just published a review of True Born Irishman. ‘The creamy forthrightness of Paul Brady, the occasional guile and nuance of Andy Irvine and the attitude and approach to material, perhaps, of Christy Moore. Not a bad trio of names to throw into a barrel of comparisons but the signs are all there [...]

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

October 10, 2016

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

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

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