Wednesday, 3 August 2011

Tim O'Brien & The Crossing in Europe, 17-28 Aug. 2011

The Grammy-Award-winning artist Tim O'Brien (USA) will be playing several dates in Europe later this month, including the Tønder Festival in Denmark (25-28 Aug.). According to his website schedule, the tour will begin with seven dates in Ireland; details are on the Bluegrass Ireland Blog.

During the tour he will be accompanied by 'The Crossing', a group of outstanding traditional musicians: Mike McGoldrick (flute, uilleann pipes, whistles), Arty McGlynn (guitars), John McCusker (fiddle, whistles), John Jo Kelly (bodhrán), and Heidi Talbot (vocals), with Tim on fiddle, mandolin, guitar, and vocals.