Author: Danny Boy

Hotcoal Blues 2014

Fresher memories from only last year. Hotcoal Blues played both the Friday and Saturday evenings at Douglas’ Bar and the Rugby Club respectively. With their mix of contemporary blues numbers...

Musical Conversations with Richard Abbott

“We don’t write songs, songs write themselves……….we are just the messengers.” Richard Abbott from Limavady, has written a book about songwriting. For over forty years Richard has been writing, co-writing...

‘Slowhand’ & Danny Boy

There have been many versions of ‘Danny Boy’ over the years, and we have shared a few with you already. Here is a beautiful instrumental version of the song played...

Valentines Ball – Less than 5 weeks to go

Less than 5 weeks to go to the big event. Who better to kick things off on the night than the Limavady Big Band. They need no introduction and have...

Danny Boy Jazz & Blues Festival Limavady

About Danny Boy

Danny Boy is without doubt one of the world’s best known and best loved songs.  As such, it is also the subject of sometimes heated debate about who first played...

Danny Boy Jazz & Blues 2015

WELCOME…..to the brand new website for the 19th Danny Boy Jazz & Blues festival. We hope to include a few new features as well this year along with the new look....