Notes from the Road : Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill On Tour in the USA ( Starts tonight 21st March )

Newsletter : Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill will be on the road this Spring with concerts on both U.S. coasts as well as Canada. The March tour kicks off in Charlottesville, VA  and ends at The Highline Ballroom in NYC with points in between. The May tour opens in British Columbia and ends in the Mountain West. Please check out the tour schedule below.

They are also giving away a pair of tickets to two of the shows -- The Highline Ballroom in New York City on March 27, and The Freight and Salvage in Berkeley on May 8. See below for contest details and more news on The Gloaming, and a tour by Masters of Tradition alumni, the Máirtín O'Connor Trio.




Sat Mar 21: The Haven, Charlottesville, VA

Sun Mar 22: Grace Church Concert Series, The Plains, VA

Tue Mar 24: Sellersville Theater, Sellersville, PA

Wed Mar 25: World Cafe Live at the Grand, Wilmington, DE

Fri Mar 27: Highline Ballroom, New York, NY


Fri May 1: Hornby Island Community Hall, Hornby Island, BC Canada. Tickets available at The Gas Bar on Hornby Island. Showtime: 7:30pm

Sat May 2: Qualicum Community Baptist Church, Qualicum, BC Canada. For tickets:

Showtime: 7:30pm

Sun May 3: St. James Hall, Vancouver, BC Canada. Presented by the Rogue Folk

Tue May 5: Irish Cultural Centre, presented by the Irish Cultural Society of Calgary Calgary, AB, 403-464-5600 Showtime: 8pm

Wed May 6 Edmonton Irish Sports and Social Society Edmonton, AB

Fri May 8: Freight and Salvage Coffeehouse, Berkeley, CA

Sat May 9: Resource Center for Non-Violence Hall, Santa Cruz, CA Presented by Celtic Society of the Monterey Bay

Sunday May 10:  St. Mary's By the Sea Pacific Grove, CA

Wed May 13: Workshops -  Albuquerque, NM

Thu May 14:   The Outpost Albuquerque, NM. Presented by AMP Concerts

Fri May 15:  TBA


THE GLOAMING:  Martin and Dennis will also be touring in Ireland, the UK, Australia, New Zealand and one night in Mexico City with their band, The Gloaming, in late February and March. The Gloaming, which also includes Thomas Bartlett, Iarla O Lionáird and Caoimhin O Raghallaigh, has had a fantastic year and landed on many best of year lists, from The Guardian to NPR which said "There has never been an album quite like The Gloaming." The Gloaming's next U.S. tours will be in October, 2015 and March 2016.

For Gloaming dates and details visit

VIDEO Here's a short introduction to the Gloaming:


MÁIRTÍN O'CONNOR TG4 MUSICIAN OF THE YEAR   We want to congratulate our Masters of Tradition colleague Máirtín O'Connor for winning the prestigious Musician of the Year / Gradam Ceoil award from Irish TV4.  The Máirtín O'Connor Trio with Cathal Hayden and Séamie O'Dowd will be touring in the U.S. this coming April.

For Tour Dates:


MARTIN HAYES & DENNIS CAHILL TICKET GIVEAWAY CONTEST We're giving away a pair of tickets to two of the duo shows: one pair for the Highline Ballroom in New York City on March 27; and a pair to the Freight and Salvage in Berkeley on May 1st.

To enter this pop-up contest, answer this question: What was the name of Martin and Dennis' first duet album? Email your answer, along with your name and your concert of choice, Deadline for the Highline concert is March 16th, and for the Freight, it's May 1st. We'll put your name in a hat and let you know by the end of the deadline day.

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