Martin Hayes is from Co Clare and his various musical projects include being a member of The Gloaming. He describes music as “my life, its my passion, my hobby and my career”. Hayes performs in concert with Paul Brady, Andy Irvine, Dónal Lunny, Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin, Altan and dancer Colin Dunne at the Blas Summer School 20th anniversary concert at the University Concert Hall Limerick on Sunday.
Thu, 23 Jun, 2016
JOHNNY ‘Fang’ Murphy is a founder member of the Stargazers. From Blackrock in Cork, he now lives in Macroom. The Stargazers perform tonight at Triskel Christchurch in Cork on a double bill with the Lee Valley String Band in support of Médecins Sans Frontières.
Thu, 10 Dec, 2015
You may have seen poor Florence Welch sitting on a stool for her performance with The Machine on Later With Jools on Tuesday (longer version on BBC Two tonight). Apparently she broke her foot while leaping off the stage at the Coachella festival in the US.
Fri, 01 May, 2015
Paul Simon probably never had a vocal partner quite like Bobby McFerrin, who coaxed him on stage for an impromptu performance of a Simon and Garfunkel hit - the highlight of opening night of Jazz at the Lincoln Centre’s 25th anniversary season.
Sat, 15 Sep, 2012