Wednesday, 3 August 2011

Niall Toner reports from Ireland

Niall Toner reports from Ireland that in September RTE, the Irish national broadcasting station, will be broadcasting a special show in his Roots Freeway series, in conjunction with the BBC, from the 20th Annual Bluegrass Festival in the Ulster American Folk Park (UAFP), Omagh, Co. Tyrone, Northern Ireland. The RTE and BBC will set up a studio in the Park throughout Saturday 3 September, where they hope to interview Dailey & Vincent (USA), the Malpass Brothers (USA), Red Wine (I), Sunny Side (CZ), and many more.

The Niall Toner Band will be performing on the main stage at UAFP on Friday night, 2 September, and also in the Park on Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

Niall Toner will also be presenting two live bluegrass shows in the Roots Freeway Series from the Renaissance Hotel in Nashville, TN, during the 2011 World Of Bluegrass Conference. Niall is showcasing at WOB with his American band as part of the Mountain Music Entertainment 1814 hospitality suite, before touring through Tennessee and North Carolina.