Another Gig Postponed – Is This a Record?

Posted by on Sep 15, 2020 in gigs, news, Uncategorized

Sadly our run of gigs being postponed continues.  Our third (re-scheduled) date at The Tin Music And Arts is now off, because the venue will remain shut for the rest of 2020. We know it isn’t a record – lots of musicians and other artists have lost far more work than we have! Our sympathies go to the staff and management at the venue.  We know they are trying to keep everything...

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Godiva Festival 2017 Flyer

Posted by on Jun 22, 2017 in Uncategorized

Godiva Festival 2017 Flyer

Here now is the Godiva Festival 2017 Flyer – with Joe O’Donnell’s Shkayla prominently displayed, just as it should be. We’re playing the Main Stage on Sunday 9th July at 1.55pm. Largest free festival The Godiva Festival is the largest free family friendly festival in Britain, and is organised by Coventry City Council. It takes place over 3 days in the War Memorial Park on...

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‘Gaodhal’s Vision’ – it’s live!

Posted by on Mar 30, 2017 in Uncategorized

‘Gaodhal’s Vision’ – it’s live!

After months  of preparation we are about to let loose our new version of ‘Gaodhal’s Vision’, Joe O’Donnell’s 1977 magnum opus! 40 years after its release,  and over ten years since its last performance, we are playing Gaodhal’s Vision from beginning to end! It’s been a major undertaking, learning over 60 minutes of very varies as well as challenging...

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Go to BBC iPlayer to hear Shkayla’s broadcast

Posted by on May 18, 2015 in Uncategorized

Go to BBC iPlayer to hear Shkayla’s broadcast

Did you hear the broadcast  by Joe O’Donnell’s Shkayla last Sunday, May 17th, on Bob Brolly’s Irish Programme? If not you can still find it on BBC iPlayer at http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p02qxnt3 The session begins about 39 minutes after the start of the show and extends for roughly 40 minutes – you can just slide the cursor along if you don’t have time to hear...

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