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Sunday 14th October

KIERAN HALPIN

KIERAN HALPIN

+ guests

Irish singer songwriter with 19 albums released and a string of hit songs – many recorded by major artists including Vin Garbutt, John Wright, The Battlefield Band, Dolores Keane, Niamh Parsons to name but a few. He is widely regarded as one of the hardest working musicians on the acoustic scene with upwards of 170 per year. As a performer he is powerful, passionate, intimate and intense. As a singer and writer he is truly unique.

His latest CD – the devil and his dealing – written and released late last year – is regarded by many as one of his finest. It was recorded in Oxfordshire in England with Jimmy Smith/guitar, Percy Pursglove/double bass, Manfred Leuchter/accordion and Yogi Jockusch/percussion.

What the critics say:

“Songs of sheer class and originality”

“Wonderful stage presence and surprising humour”

“Halpin is one of the country’s most intelligent writers”

“He has a voice that sells the songs and cuts to the heart”

“Thought provoking lyrics and memorable melodies”

“These songs made me think, laugh and cry – all in one evening”

“Great songs, great singing and great stories”

TICKETS

€15 available on the door

AFTER THE GIG:

Whelan’s Indie Club w/ Late Bar from 10:30pm or check out the bands playing The Midnight Hour in the upstairs venue (FREE ENTRY, 12am).

  • Upstairs in Whelan's, 25 Wexford St.
  • Doors: 8pm
  • Tickets: €15