Jimmy Crowley & Eve Telford
With special guest Tom O’Sullivan
Sirius Arts Centre, Cobh
Friday 10 December, 8pm (doors 7.45pm)
Booking via Eventbrite only
Government COVID-19 related restrictions and guidelines apply.
Jimmy Crowley is an Irish musician who specialises in collecting and playing traditional songs from County Cork. He first became a central figure in the Irish folk scene with his band Stokers Lodge’s albums The Boys of Fairhill (1977) and Camphouse Ballads (1979). His next group, The Electric Band, famously had a hit with a reggae version of ‘The Boys of Fairhill’ and he went on to have an illustrious solo career. Eve Telford is a singer connected to the folk traditions of Ireland, exploring themes of nature and mythology. They are performing songs from Jimmy’s double album ‘Songs from the Beautiful City’ released in December 2021.
Introducing Tom O’Sullivan, a new singer-songwriter from The Great Island, Co. Cork.
Image: Jimmy Crowley & Eve Telford. Photograph: Monika Gorka