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Andy Irvine tickets in big demand

There is considerable interest in the unique Andy Irvine concert which will take place as part of the Cork Mother Jones Festival on Wednesday, 1st August in Cork’s historic Shandon Church, starting at 8.30pm. This is the first time Shandon has hosted an event of its type and […]

Hank Wedel performing

Our performers – Hank Wedel

Hank Wedel has been part of the music scene around Cork City and County for over 20 years with his eclectic mix of folk, country, jazz and rock and other music styles. Singer-songwriter Hank Wedel was born in the USA in the 1960s, grew up in New York […]

Donations

We have been asked by a number of groups and individuals outside of Ireland how they can make donations to the Cork Mother Jones Commemorative Comittee.  Donations in the Republic of Ireland can be made through our bank account at Ulster Bank, Blackpool, Cork, Ireland, account number 10793602, […]

Countdown begins to Mother Jones Festival

The countdown begins for the Cork Mother Jones Festival which takes place from Tuesday, 31st July to Thursday, 2nd August. There has been huge interest in the festival from right around the Ireland but especially in Mary Harris Jones native city of Cork, Ireland and in her adopted […]

Kaiulani Lee

Our guest contributors – Kaiulani Lee

Kaiulani Lee is an author and actor with more than 35 years of experience in theatre, film and television, mostly in the United States.   She has appeared in numerous films, television dramas and theatrical work, including her acclaimed stage performance in the role of Mother ones in Can’t […]

Some of our musical performances

Below is a list of some of the musical treats that can be enjoyed during the Cork Mother Jones Festival on July 31st and August 1st. Venue and Performers:-   (1) The Maldron Hotel, John Redmond St Tuesday 31st July at 9.30pm, admission free. The Cork Singers Club […]