Sharon Shannon Band + Susan O’Neill – (SON)
- VENUE: Ainslie Arts Centre : Ainslie Main Hall
- COST: $45 standard
- BOOKINGS: Via Eventbrite
- PRESENTER: National Folk Festival, AGAC, Seamus Finneran and Culture Ireland
- WHEN: 7:30pm to 10pm
28 February 2019
Multi award-winning accordionist Sharon Shannon has a legendary reputation. She is famous for bringing together a wide variety of musical genres, allowing her to weave her own unique style into the fields of African, Country, Reggae, Hip-Hop, Blues, Jazz, Dance and Classical
Sharon is one of Ireland’s best-known musicians, a former member of the Scottish-Irish band “THE WATERBOYS” and a gifted solo artist.
Sharon has worked with many celebrities from the world of music, including world stars such as Bono and Adam of U2, Steve Earle, Jackson Browne and Nigel Kennedy.
Also from Co. Clare, Ireland, the prodigiously gifted Susan O’Neill’s soulful & husky-voiced performances are truly something to behold. Using guitar, harmonica, trumpet and a loop pedal, Susan delivers a timeless and powerful blend of the old & new. Her inspirational fusion of soulful Irish folk & her own acclaimed original material makes for an entertaining & enchanting musical experience.