Folk

Michael McGoldrick, John McCusker, and John Doyle

About this event

Folk music’s legendary triumvirate of musical magpies Mike McGoldrick, John McCusker, and John Doyle are on tour again in 2024, bringing you their own blend of captivating folk songs, tunes and charming bonhomie.

“It takes a lifetime of playing to sound as effortless as these guys” ~ The Herald

John Doyle (Dublin – vocals, guitar, bouzouki, mandola) is an Irish music linchpin and a founder member of acclaimed group Solas, who has worked with Joan Baez, Linda Thompson and Mary Chapin Carpenter.

BBC Radio 2 Folk Award Winner John McCusker (Glasgow – fiddle, whistles, harmonium) has played with The Battlefield Band, Mark Knopfler and Bob Dylan, recorded with Paul Weller, and recently produced albums for Eddi Reader, Heidi Talbot and Kris Drever.

Mike McGoldrick (Manchester – flute, whistles, Uileann pipes, bodhran, clarinet, congas) is a BBC Radio 2 Folk Award winner, founding member of Lúnasa, and current member of Capercaillie, who has worked with Mark Knopfler, Eddi Reader, John Cale. And that's just for starters.

Described as the masters of flute, fiddle, song and guitar, they have worked with the biggest and brightest and bring to you a night of beautifully crafted music.

With their vast repertoire, this will be an evening to remember.

“What an absolute pleasure to share in their warmth, intimacy and richly talented company” ~ Folking.com

Pre show suppers

Meals are served from 6pm. A two-course meal is just £13. Mains are £10.50. Desserts are £3.50. Each menu has meat and vegetarian options, and special dietary requirements are taken into account. Advance booking is necessary. To book your meal, email rosepetalcakecompany@gmail.com or call 07384 214460.

Main:
Ham and Leek Pie OR Lentil Cottage Pie
Dessert:
Lemon Meringue Pie
  • Date
    Wed, February 28, 2024
  • Start time 8:00 PM
  • Price SOLD OUT
  • Duration 120 Minutes
  • Event format Unallocated Seating
SOLD OUT

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