MARK BLACK & THE TRIPS
+ THE HEADS OF STATE & IN THEIR THOUSANDS
Featuring amplified 12 string acoustic guitars, lap steel, didjireedoo, driving roots rhythms and grooves; Mark Black and the Trips are one of the hottest and most dynamic live acts around.
Mark Black & the Trips are led by singer-songwriter and guitarist Mark Black and also features Brendan McGlynn on bass and Seamus Devenny on drums and percussion. Mark Black’s musical credentials include two self-produced studio albums, a double live album and concert DVD featuring the 13 piece big band “The Roots Orchestra”.
Mark Black is no stranger to the live circuit and has toured with the likes of Alabama 3, Paddy Casey, Mundy, Hot House Flowers, Jerry Fish & the MudBug Club, Brian Kennedy, Duke Special, Glen Tilbrook and Chris Difford (Squeeze). Mark has also performed at Glastonbury and countless other festivals across Ireland and the UK.s
AFTER THE GIG:
Intergalactic – Whelan’s Indie/Electro Club w/ Late Bar from 10:30pm til late (FREE ENTRY).