Tag: music

Lion Youth Band

Music in the Garden

The Spirit of Mother Jones Festival committee is very happy to report that the Lion Youth Brass Band from Cheshire will play at the Garden party in Shandon on Mother Jones Day (August 1st) starting at 4.45.   This 40 member community youth band formed in 1989 is on […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]