Traditional Irish Music
Legendary folk singer Christy Moore will headline Saturday night at this year’s Folkfest 2016. Damien Dempsey will headline the Friday night and The Waterboys will headline on the Sunday night. The festival takes place on 8th - 10th July 2016. Other confirmed acts over the weekend include “traditional flute player, Mike McGoldrick who has just completed a World Arena Tour with Mark Knopfler; fiddle player and composer, Colm Mac Con Iomaire, formerly of the Frames; The ethereal Maria Doyle Kennedy; and Sean-Nós singer Iarla O Lionáird of the Gloaming, who has recently been the subject of great acclaim for his cameo appearance in the Irish Blockbuster ‘Brooklyn’. Other acts to be announced. Here is a playlist compiled for the event.
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