Tag: Andy Irvine

Andy Irvine returns to Shandon

  Venue: Firkin Crane, Shandon, Cork Tickets: €15 from tickets.ie or from the Maldron Hotel, Shandon or phone Jim on 0861651356   Andy Irvine is a truly legendary figure in Irish folk music. Born in London in 1942, he recently celebrated his 71st birthday. Andy has been ‘on […]

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 […]

Mother Jones in the Irish Times today

Following on from yesterday’s marvellous item on RTÉ’s Sunday Miscellany, Mother Jones is again in the national spotlight with an excellent article in today’s Irish Times by the paper’s Southern Correspondent, Barry Roche.   This has resulted in a huge jump in the number of visits to this […]

Mother Jones featured on Sunday Miscellany

Mother Jones was featured on the long-running RTÉ Radio 1 programme Sunday Miscellany this Sunday (July 1st) with an excellent summary of her life by local writer / journalist Colette Sheridan who also mentioned the Cork Mother Jones Festival which takes place from July 31 to 2nd August […]