Kiltha River Trad Fest 2012
2nd Aug 2012 - 5th Aug 2012
Pat Shortts Bar, Castlemartyr, Co.Cork
Thursday 2nd August - Justin Currie, Briana Corrigan, Pat Shortt, Mike Hanrahan & Very Special Guests, Justin Currie is a successful songwriter, formerly with the band Del Amitri. Briana Corrigan was previously the lead singer with The Beautiful South and her exceptional voice can be heard on her latest album 'Redbird'. Pat Shortt has toured with the Saw Doctors and plays Sax, Flute, Guitar & Piano. Mike Hanrahan (formerly of Stockton's Wing) is a renowned songwriter and musician. Look out for some very special surprise guests on this evening!
Friday 3rd August - The O's and Elly O'Keefe. The US band The O's return to Pat Shortts Bar after their successful gig there last year. They have achieved accolades throughout America and Europe for their pure, acoustic sound. Elly O'Keefe has a unique, raw vocal talent and sings a delicious fusion of folk, pop, jazz and blues influenced songs.
Saturday 4th August - Philip Donnelly and The Mandolas Philip is a gifted guitarist, songwriter and performer who has worked with some of the worlds greatest artists including Nancy Griffith and Crystal Gale. The Mandolas are a local band who combine Irish & English folk traditions with pop.
Sunday 5th August - The Hard Ground plus Special Guests The Hard Ground are a local Cork band whose rich layered folk/blues mix of sound is gathering many fans!
For further information and booking details, please visit www.ticketmaster.ie or call the bar on 021 462 3230.