Sharon Shannon with support from Katherine Lynch

Date: 6th August 2017
Sharon Shannon with support from Katherine Lynch
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Sharon Shannon the button accordion player from Co Clare, Ireland has recorded and toured with a who's who of the Irish and Global Music Industry, including Bono, Adam Clayton, Sinead O’Connor, Jackson Browne, John Prine ,Steve Earle, The RTE Concert Orchestra, The Chieftains, The Waterboys, Willie Nelson, Nigel Kennedy, Alison Krauss and Shane MacGowan.
Her 12 studio recorded albums to date have all been very different and ground breaking mixing traditional Irish with reggae, country, Native American, bluegrass, rap, dance, African, French Canadian.
The genre-defying star has had multi-platinum album sales and has had several number one albums, singles and DVDs in her home country. Her album Galway Girl went 4 times platinum in Ireland with the title track winning her the Meteor award two years running for the most downloaded song. Sharon grew up in a rural community and was part of a family that all play musical instruments and traditional Irish music.
In March 2017, Sharon released her 10th studio album Sacred Earth. A ground breaking album once again from Sharon. Produced by Justin Adams, this album mixes Irish music with African and blues and features celebrated African Musicians Abass Dodoo and Seikou Keita as well as special guests including Finbar Furey and Alyra Rose.

'Katherine Lynch and Her Band' come to Killarney to debut her new show of musical numbers and words, and are super proud to be on stage supporting one of Ireland's greatest artists, Sharon Shannon. Katherine is delighted be working alongside three fabulous musicians and friends, Duncan Brickenden on piano, Gar Cox on guitar and Gerald Peregrine on cello. With music that'll make you cry, laugh and singalong to.

Full Price €22.90
Children €10.00
Family €55.80