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Music: Michael McGoldrick, John Doyle, and John McCusker

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3rd August

Michael McGoldrick, John Doyle, and  John McCusker

Bar Opens 7.00pm

Starts 8pm

TICKETS  £18.00/ £16.00 concs

Expect a superb evening from three of the world’s most amazing Celtic folk-trad musicians. Master flute, whistle, and uilleann piper, Michael McGoldrick, (founder member of the bands ‘Flook’, ‘Lunasa’, ‘Capercaillie’ and currently a member of the Irish Super-group ‘Ushers Island’), is acclaimed throughout the world as one of the most exciting live players you are ever likely to see; a BBC 2 Folk award winner, he has worked with John Cale, Sharron Shannon and Eddi Reader. Joining him will be the brilliant filddle player John McCusker, whose playing has earned him a worldwide reputation as one of the most gifted and versatile musicians of any genre. He has played with  ‘The Battlefield Band’,  Bob Dylan and Paul Weller; playing alongside them will be the great guitarist and vocalist John Doyle, founder of the Irish American band ‘Solas’ he has played with artists such as  Joan Baez, Linda Thompson and Mary Chapin Carpenter.Mike McGoldrick and John McCusker have bothtoured with Mark Knopfler,  and all three are regulars on the BBC’s acclaimed ‘Transatlantic Sessions.’ This is a rare chance to see this trio live, before they take the stage at The Cambridge Folk Festival!

Venue

The Irish Cultural Centre
5 Black's Road
Hammersmith, W6 9DT United Kingdom

Organiser

Irish Cultural Centre
Phone:
020 85638232
Website:
irishculturalcentre.co.uk