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Kilkenny Tradfest announce 2015 line-up

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The line-up for next month’s Kilkenny Tradfest has been announced including appearances from Sharon Shannon, So Linn, Lumiere and more.

Kilkenny Tradfest 2015 will take place from Saturday, March 14th to Tuesday, March 17th and is set to include live music from a host of acts including Sharon Shannon, Mary Black, Donal Lunny & Paddy Glackin, Pauline Scanlon & Padraig Rynne’s Notify, Leonard Barry, Conor Byrne & Andy Morrow, Edel Fox, Seo Linn, Sweeney’s Men, Ronan O’Snodaigh, Lumiere and Aengus Hackett & Sanem Halfa.

Monthly Dublin based arts showcase Culture Vultures (curated by Tony Clayton-Lea) and popular podcast Soundings (hosted by Lisa Hannigan & Dylan Haskins) will also be presenting shows from this year’s Kilkenny Tradfest.

Other events include a children’s singing and animation workshop with Sean McCarron from Carton Saloon and Nell Ni Chroinin, a vintage fairground on the Parade, a whole host of workshops including flute, fiddle and concertina, a drumming circle and ceilis from the Annaly Ceili Band and the Johnny Reidy Ceili Band.

Tickets for events at Kilkenny Tradfest 2015 (March 14th – 17th) are on sale now via entertainment.ie. For more information on this year’s festival visit kilkennytradfest.com.

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