Transatlantic Sessions Tour in February!

October 31, 2017 by admin

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 4th February- Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow

Monday 5th February- Royal Festival Hall, London

Tuesday 6th February- Colston Hall, Bristol

Wednesday 7th February- Corn Exchange, Cambridge

Thursday 8th February- The Sage, Gateshead

Friday 9th February- Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Saturday 10th February- Symphony Hall, Birmingham


Here’s a link to the Transatlantic Sessions’ Facebook page —–> Transatlantic Sessions


Hope to see you there,


Celtic Connections Jan-Feb 2018- 25th Anniversary

October 30, 2017 by admin

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






#ccfest18 #celticconnections


Box Office Details are:

0141 353 8000

Or in person from Box Office at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall


Look forward to seeing you there!



October/November England tour announced

September 15, 2017 by admin

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

Nov '17 poster

Daoirí at The Unthanks Home Gathering Festival this weekend

September 15, 2017 by admin

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.

Lots of festival activity

July 25, 2017 by admin

Daoirí arrived back from Vancouver Island and Harrison Festivals over in Canada’s British Columbia just last week.  Still jetlagged he headed to England for Westival in Aldershot – an indoor festival with real grass on the floors.  On Thursday he’s off to Cambridge Folk Festival and then Dranouter Festival in Belgium with more to follow

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Beatroot Festival in Belfast on 7th September

June 26, 2017 by admin

While Daoirí suns himself in Spain (see Twitter feed on the right) his website is still working hard, today announcing yet another festival added to the schedule.  Beatroot Festival takes place in various venues across Belfast from 6th-9th September.  They have now added a show for Daoirí as part of the event, this show taking place at Crescent Arts Centre on 7th Sept.  See the gigs page for full details.


Daoirí is confirmed for The Unthanks’ Home Gathering

June 8, 2017 by admin

Home Gathering is the festival hosted and curated by the multi-award-winning Unthanks.  Talking place in Newcastle-upon-Tyne from 15th-17th September it will this year feature Daoirí among the eclectic line-up.  For more details go to the gigs page.  Tickets go on sale this Friday – 9th June.

Home Gathering Bill Poster Landscape

UK Tour Announced for October/November 2017

June 5, 2017 by admin

A ten date tour of the UK is announced today.  See the gigs page by clicking here for full details of all the shows in Grimsby, Beverley, Birmingham, Clitheroe, Doncaster, Twickenham, Nettlebed, London, Hambledon in Hampshire and Hastings.  Grab your tickets while you can.

Daoirí announced for Cambridge Folk Festival 2017

May 24, 2017 by admin

Today Cambridge Folk Festival, the best-known folk festival in the UK attracting the biggest folk and roots stars from across the world,  have announced Daoirí for their 2017 line-up.  He will be headlining the Club Tent on Thursday 27th July.  For more information and tickets see the gig page.

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More summer 2017 festival dates added

May 8, 2017 by admin

And an already busy summer gets even busier!  New festival dates have now been added to the gig page.  These include Bromyard Folk Festival and The Summer Westival in Aldershot as well as Costa Del Folk in Portugal (okay it’s in October but it’ll be sunny so we’re still calling it a summer festival).  And more exciting announcements coming soon.  Watch this space…