Archive for July, 2009

John Walker: Painter

July 25, 2009

Pics from the exhibition opening of John Walker: Painter

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Alice Lyons in conversation with artist John Walker

The Last Wednesday hosts TÉADA…win tickets here!

July 21, 2009

The brilliant traditional quintet Téada, founded by Sligo fiddler Oisín Mac Diarmada, also features Paul Finn from Laois on accordion, Damien Stensen from Tubercurry on flute, Sean McElwain from Monaghan on guitar/bouzouki and Tristen Rosenstock from Dublin on bodhrán.

Their last album ‘Inné Amárach’, was awarded the No. 2 spot in The Irish Times top traditional releases and top album of the year by RTÉ radio show ‘The Late Session’. Prepare for a knock-out live show!

The Docks monthly trad night The Last Wednesday hosts Téada next Wednesday 29th July at 8.30pm. Tickets cost €15 with €12 concession and you can book yours by calling our box office on 071 9650828.

TO WIN A PAIR OF TICKETS TO THIS GIG – EMAIL MICHELLE WITH THE ANSWER TO THIS SIMPLE QUESTION

WHERE IS TEADA FOUNDER, OISIN MAC DIARMADA, FROM?

 

Téada have delivered the freshest traditional album of the past year, unrepentantly old-school and  performed with a drive and dynamism which should put their elders and betters to shame.” Hot Press

 

Youtube clip shows Téada at a festival in Nantes France