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Date:    Friday, 12th September.
Venue:  Seamus Ennis Cultural Centre, Naul, Co. Dublin.
Tel: (01) 8020898

Hungry Hill is a contemporary Bluegrass unit with a focus on original writing. Based in northwestern Canada, Hungry hill features five seasoned musicians with a desire to create a fresh sound while staying true to the roots of bluegrass and old-time music. Lush vocal harmonies resonate from singers around one microphone in the traditional acoustic Bluegrass setting.  “After hearing their sophomore disc, Ride, this critic has no problem declaring Hungry Hill the best bluegrass band in Canada”. - Barry Hammond, Penguin Eggs 2007.
Doors open:  7.30 p.m.   Performance: 8.30 p.m.
Adm:  €16 Euro

Date:   Saturday, 13th Septem ber
Venue:  Seamus Ennis Cultural Centre, Naul, Co. Dublin.
Tel: (01) 8020898

The Mulcahy Family is a multi-talented group of musicians consisting of Mick, who has been a well-known figure in Irish music for decades, and his two daughters, Louise and Michelle.From Abbeyfeale in County Kerry. Mick learned to play traditional irish accordion from his father and uncles as a child, and he in turn has passed his passion for the music to his daughters, who are both accomplished musicians on a variety of  instruments. Their most recent CD “Notes from the Heart”, described as “a flawless gem”  by The Irish Times newspaper, was released by Clo lar-Chonnachta in 2005, while Michelle was honoured as the ‘2006 Young Musician of the Year’ by TG4.
Doors open: 7.30 p.m.   Performance:  8.30 p.m.
Adm:  €16

*Forthcoming Events:

*Sunday 21st September   -    Balfa Toujours
Thursday 25th September - The Pine Leaf Boys
Thursday 2nd October  -   Sam Baker
Friday 3rd October - Kieran Goss
Sunday 5th October - James Keane
Thursday 9th October - Dermot Somers (Talk & Slide-Show)
Friday 10th October - Freddie White
Friday 17th October - Catalpa (Theatre) written and performed
by Donal O’Kelly
Friday 31st October - The Guggenheim Grotto

*For more information, interviews, photos etc.  please contact Colette
on (01) 8020898 or  087 9697054.

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