Lisa Loughrey & Band: Plans and Schemes Launch
20:00 - 23:00
"one of the best voices in the Irish music scene right now" (The Irish Echo, 2017)
"striking lyrical depths that hit you hard" (Indiebuddie, 2017)
Singer and songwriter Lisa Loughrey, began making music just five years ago with Dublin band, The Mariannes. In 2014 she was singled out for top honours in The Clancy Brothers Songwriting Competition. Having recently embarked on a solo project, in 2018 Lisa headlined the Whelan's Trad and Folk fest, appeared with some of Ireland's finest acts including John Spillane, I Draw Slow and Niall Toner and has been nominated for a Pure M best solo artist award. Songs that Lisa has written have received extensive airplay on RTE Radio 1 and have also featured in radio documentaries.
Join Lisa Loughrey and band Lucie Azconaga, (fiddle, accordion) John Linnane, (banjo, guitar) and Damien McMahon,(upright bass) for the launch of her highly anticipated and long awaited debut EP, entitled, Plans and Schemes. The gig will take place in the wonderfully unique and intimate surroundings of the Vintage Room in The Workman's Club - and space is sure to be at a premium.
Entry: 10 Euro, Tickets available at door. Limited Capacity. Arrive early to avoid disappointment.
EP's Available on the night: 5 Euro