Presented by Cork Opera House and Coughlan's Live Promotions, Right Here Right Now is a three-day festival, all under one roof. Showcasing the most exciting in music and culture in Cork CIty, the festival, now in its second year, continues its mission of celebrating and supporting the local music scene, and providing unique platforms to artists. It kicks off Friday 1st June with an opening party in The Green Room featuring DJ's, live music, and special guests.
Saturday 2nd June: The Frank & Walters, Marlene Enright, Ye Vagabonds perform with The Cork Opera House Concert Orchestra in the main auditorium.
Sunday 3rd June: Iarla O Lionáird with Steve Cooney and Greenshine, Wallis Bird with special guest John Blek, Jack O'Rourke and Anna Mitchell, in the Right Room.
Sunday 3rd June: #CorkLovesMusic presents panel discussion featuring Edel Curtin & Eibhlín Gleeson (Right Here Right Now), Karan Casey (Fairplé Cork), Stephen O'Byrne & Hope Alo (Dali at The Pav), Kevin Power (Whitewell Studios) and live music from Elaine Malone, Stuck on Repeat, Christina M. Cusack.