Tickets are now on sale for this year’s Clancy Brothers Music and Arts Festival headline act, Damien Dempsey, who plays The Strand Theatre on Friday May 31.
Damien’s fans include Brian Eno, Sinéad O’Connor, Bob Dylan and U2, (both of whom he has shared a bill with), and Morrissey, who invited him to support him on his US tour. Damien is an award-winning artist, having won several prestigious Irish Meteor Awards including Best Irish Male and Best Traditional Folk Award. His albums have topped the charts and gone platinum, and he has been lauded by, among others, Rolling Stone, The Guardian, Billboard, MOJO and The Sunday Times.
On Damien’s tour this summer he will be playing venues like The Iveagh Gardens in Dublin and will be supporting the legendary Bruce Springsteen in Nowlan Park in Kilkenny. So don’t miss your opportunity to see him this May during what will be an amazing night in Carrick-On-Suir. Tickets are on sale now from The Heritage Centre, Carrick-On-Suir, 051 640200. Check out www.clancybrothersfestival.org or find them on Facebook.