Media Release 30 July 2014
Summer @ NCH welcomes Paul Brady
Saturday 9 August, 2014, 8pm
Tickets: www.nch.ie €35
On 9th of August, Irish singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Paul Brady will take to the stage with his band to perform a back catalogue of his most celebrated works. He is one of Ireland’s most enduringly popular and acclaimed artists who has worked with a range of performers including Carole King, Ronan Keating, Conner Reeves, Christy Moore and more.
Born in Northern Ireland, Paul Brady started out as a singer and performer in RnB / Soul bands. In 1969 he joined The Johnstons who were at the forefront of the traditional Irish music scene along with The Dubliner's and The Clancy Brothers. After several successful albums Paul joined Planxty who featured future stars Christy Moore, Donal Lunny, Liam O'Flynn and Andy Irvine. It was with the latter that Paul Brady formed a duo and a classic album "Andy Irvine and Paul Brady" in 1977.
After going solo, Paul Brady has released a series of impressive and legendary albums such as "True for You", "Primitive Dance", "Spirits Colliding", "Say what you feel" & "Hooba Dooba”.
He continues to push out the boundaries not only of his own talent but of Irish contemporary music.
Full list of Summer @ NCH Performances
Tues. 24 June Rodrigo y Gabriela
Tues. 1 July Tinariwen
Sat. 19 July Altan
Sat. 26 July The Art of the Song: David Bowie
Sat. 2 August Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club®
Sat. 9 August Paul Brady
Sat 16 August Sinead O’Connor
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Radio Partner Newstalk 106-108FM
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