Calendar

Jun
9
Fri
2017
Clara Rose Band @ The Depot
Jun 9 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

After a brief sabbatical in 2016, we are pleased to announce the return of Clara Rose to the beautiful North West for our 21st Festival.

Powerful, sassy & soulful, The Clara Rose Band is always a live experience not to be missed !

Clara Rose, Danny Boy Jazz & Blues Festival, Limavady

Clara Rose will be appearing at Danny Boy Jazz & Blues Festival, Limavady

Unforgettable powerful vocals, carefully crafted songs and water-tight band. Authentic roots n’ blues with a pinch of folk.

For Clara Rose it has always been about ‘the song’. On her mother’s knee, the school choir getting onto ‘the telly’, winning an All-Ireland medal at the age of 12… the inevitable ‘all-girls indie rock band’ in her teens followed by her first blues outfit with Mick Fay, ‘Jungle Train’ who rocked various stages of N.U.I Maynooth where she completed her music degree.

She then took it up a notch by releasing her critically acclaimed debut album “A Portfolio” (2010) and live E.P “Queen of the Late Night Radio” (2014). Successful collaborations with blues harmonica legend Don Baker included a guest appearance on his 2013 album, ‘My Songs, My Friends’ and a collaborative album entitled ‘Baker Rose’ featuring original songs from the pair (2016).

With acoustic guitar in hand Clara Rose has been on the road with The Clara Rose Band and with The Don Baker Band playing shows & festivals nationwide, across Europe and even finding some blues joints to hear her dulcet tones in the U.S.A and London. She has shared stages with Eleanor McEvoy, Henry McCullough, Paul Brady, The Stunning, Brian Kennedy & Mary Coughlan to name a few.

2017 sees Clara Rose embark on recording her second solo album with her band. Her new music has taken a turn in the road, steering more towards melodic folk/roots but still tinted with the blues and always with ‘that’ unmistakable voice, the songstress: Clara Rose.

All releases available: www.cdbaby.com, iTunes, Spotify

Hotpress – Jackie Hayden: “Smouldering set from blues – folk singer…Backed by a sterling bunch of Irish musicians … Rose brings a raw rootsy blues edge to the vocals on her enticing folk and folk rock”

Clara Rose, Danny Boy Jazz & Blues Festival, Limavady

Clara Rose will be appearing at Danny Boy Jazz &

For bookings and info please contact: +353 (0)87 920 5338

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Jun
10
Sat
2017
Lee Hedley Blues Band @ The Depot
Jun 10 @ 11:00 pm – Jun 11 @ 1:00 am

A good auld mix of Blues and Rock with a little soul thrown in.

Serious musicianship and a highly entertaining frontman.

No set list required.

Bring yer dancing shoes.

Not to be missed.

Jun
11
Sun
2017
Sabrejets @ The Depot
Jun 11 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Hard boiled, no holds barred, no punches pulled, lowdown, white-knuckle, rockin’ slop !

A rockin’ rollin’ riot of untamed sin, sex and savagery.

This Belfast band return to the festival to give us more of their raucous Rockabilly vibe.

Band Members
Brian Young – Lead vocals & Guitar
Liam Killen – Guitar & Backing Vocals
Bill Johnston – Bass and Backing Vocals
Louie Steele – drums