The music programme for the Spirit of Mother Jones Festival 2015 has been released. The above poster features the full list of musical performances during the festival which will be held from Wednesday, 29th July to Saturday, 1st August. The two venues will be the Firkin Crane and the Maldron Hotel, Shandon. A host of … Continue reading Spirit of Mother Jones Festival 2015 – Music
Jimmy Crowley at the Maldron Hotel during the 2014 Spirit of Mother Jones Festival Jimmy Crowley was born in Douglas in Cork and took up singing in the late 1960s. He formed Stokers Lodge called after a landmark in Douglas where local huntsmen met for a day’s sport. The group comprised Jimmy himself, Mick Murphy, Johnny … Continue reading Jimmy Crowley to appear at The Spirit of Mother Jones Festival.
Anne Feeney group 2014 The Cork Mother Jones Committee is delighted that singer songwriter and activist Anne Feeney has been enjoying good health. In her recent newsletter she has recalled the terrific time she had in Ireland in 2014 when she brought her tour to Shandon for the Spirit of Mother Jones Festival for the … Continue reading Anne Feeney update
Limerick Strike Proclamation A new documentary, The Limerick Soviet, which has been produced by Frameworks Films, the Cork based film production company in collaboration with the Limerick Council of Trade Unions will be shown at the Maldron Hotel, Cork as part of the Spirit of Mother Jones Festival on Friday evening 31st July at 5.30pm. … Continue reading The Limerick Soviet