Lyon in Feb and March My Favourite City

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JAN TUESDAY 27TH SINGER/SONGWRITER GIG GALLAGHER’S CORK

                     BEFORE HEADING OFF TO LYON

Can’t wait to head back to my favourite venues in Lyon and finish recording for the album !
Friday nights – Au Tooley’s
Saturday Nights – Johnny’s Kitchen , Rue St Georges, Vieux Lyon
The Odd Monday – Wallace Scottish Bar
Concert March 19th with the FAB Jazz/Soul band ABIGOBA !

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OCT / NOV 2014

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Latest original song I am working on at the moment is ” Make it Stay ” – recording with David Hayes in Waterford.

End of April 293Jean-Luc

I will be working with the crazy Jean- Luc Briancon from Nuage 7 in Lyon in Feb to find a better sound to my song “NIGHTOWL” which I hope will enhance it.

PATIENCE !   REM IT’S THE JOURNEY !  NOT THE DESTINATION THAT COUNTS !

August Clonmel Busking Festival was a HUGE SUCCESS

THANKS TO ALL THE ORGANISERS, VOLUNTEERS, SUPPORTERS AND OF COURSE MUSICIANS THE BUSKING FESTIVAL IN CLONMEL RAISED 20,000EUROS FOR CRUMLIN CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL ! CAN’T WAIT FOR NEXT YEAR – IT JUST GETS BETTER AND BETTER EVERY YEAR ! HERE ARE A FEW PICS OF THE FUN DAY WE ALL HAD! WE HOPE TO CONTINUE GIVING UKELELE WORKSHOPS THROUGHOUT THE YEAR DUE TO THE HUGE DEMAND FOR IT IN CLONMEL THAT WEEKEND!

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July’s here-dammit Summer Slow Down You Move Too Fast !

UPCOMING GIGS THIS MONTH 

July 3rd – Moorings Bar , Dungarvan at 9pm

July 4th – Lyrath Estate Hotel Kilkenny at 10pm

July 5th – Moorings Bar, Dungarvan at 10pm

Thurs July 10th – Cellar Sessionscellar sessions

Fri July 11th – Merry’s Bar, Dungarvan at 10.30pm

Sat July 12th – Lyrath Estate Kilkenny – 10pm

Sun July 13th – Marine Bar  – 8pm

Thurs July 17th – Moorings , Dungarvan 9pm

Fri July 18th – Lyrath Estate Kilkenny 10pm

Sat July 19th – Moorings Bar, Dungarvan 10pm

Thurs July 24th – Moorings Bar, Dungarvan 9pm

Fri July 25th – Lyrath Estate Kilkenny 10pm

Sat July 26th – Lyrath Estate Kilkenny 10pm

Thurs July 31st – Lyrath Estate Kilkenny 10pm

 

What incredible months in May an June  ! Berlin Irish Summer Festival was such fun!June 2014 022June 2014 023

 The Clancy Brother Festival event supporting John Spillane was just so enjoyable too ! Thanks to all organisers and supporters – Ye are fab !

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CLONMEL BUSKING FESTIVAL IS APPROACHING AUGUST 7TH, 8TH, 9TH, 10TH!busking 2014jsstreet busking

                                  NOT TO BE MISSED !

LOOK FORWARD TO SUPPORTING CHARLIE MCGETTIGAN charlie mcgettiganAUGUST 7TH –

UKELELE WORKSHOP FOR KIDS SATURDAY MORNING AUG 9TH ukelele

We will be hosting two children’s ukulele workshops on Sat 9th of august in the Museum in Clonmel. The 1st is for children aged 6-10 (at 10.30am) and the 2nd for children aged 11 and over. (at 11.15 am) the cost is only 6euro and places are limited contact us on the web page www.clonmelbuskingfestival.com to sign up or sign up in premier music store in clonmel. They have a great special offer on ukuleles at the moment!!

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                    ( Hosted by Avi McGourty and Martina Kavanagh – should be fun ! )

For more details  – check out – www.clonmelbuskingfestival.com

The Clonmel Busking festival runs for four days every August. Its main aims are to provide a high quality free music event for Clonmel town while simultaneously collecting funds for Crumlin Children’s Hospital. Busking takes place during the day in Clonmel town centre, while at night a number a concerts take place in various venues throughout the town.

www.clonmelbuskingfestival.com/

Gigs from Saturday May 10th until the Berlin Festival on May 23rd

the moorings

This Saturday Night come down to “The Moorings ” in Dungarvan !

Then I always look forward to going back to that Fab restaurant ” Spice Indian ” in Wexford – Can’t wait ! Friday May 16th ! You will not be disappointed with their food !

SPICE may 16th

Saturday May 17th – Daly’s Bar in Clonmel is a great spot for music lovers !

Liam Dalys                 busking o keefes                                                            Dalys photo

Sunday Evening in Dungarvan from 8pm onwards music with Avi and locals will always join in @ THE MARINE BAR, DUNGARVAN

marine barmarine at night

 

THEN IT’S BERLIN !!! CANNOT WAIT !!!!

May Bank Holiday Weekend

Lyrath Estate Hotel, Kilkenny – Entertaining all you weekenders, loved up couples, families and whoever else on Friday 2nd and Saturday 3rd of May !

Dunmore East , Ocean Bar and ( great food ) Restaurant ! More fun with the crazy staff and lovely locals ( and prob a few more holiday folk! ) on Sunday May 4th!

Looking forward to all !