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Traditional Music and Song

april, 2022

fri15apr8:00 pmSharon Shannon8:00 pm Theatre Royal, The Mall, Waterford

Event Details

Sharon Shannon has been a musical icon for over 20 years. Traditional Irish music is her background but she has been fearless in her musical exploration having defied genres and woven her unique style through country, French-Canadian reggae, hip-hop, dance and classical.

In June 1989 Sharon was rehearsing and demoing tracks for her first album, when she was whisked away to Glastonbury festival with The Waterboys. In the 30 years that has elapsed since then, Sharon has recorded 10 studio albums; 5 live albums, 4 Best of compilations and 3 live Concert DVDs. She has received many awards including being the youngest ever recipient of the Meteor Lifetime Achievement Awards in 2009
She has collaborated, recorded and toured with everyone from Willy Nelson, Bono, Johnny Depp, Shane Mc Gowan and John Prine to Nigel Kennedy and the RTE Concert Orchestra and had many hits including The Galway Girl with Steve Earle, It’s Christmastime Again with Wallis Bird and Go Tell the Devil with Imelda May.

Time

(Friday) 8:00 pm

Location

Theatre Royal

The Mall, Waterford

Health Guidelines for this Event

Masks Required

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