The Senile Delinquents at The High Tide Club
Date & Time: 18th July
8pm Admission: €10
The Senile Delinquents are a Somerset based expandable bluegrass duo. Mikki Barry on banjo and vocals and Kara Richardson on guitar and vocals. We deliver a tender blend of bluegrass folk and country.
Since the release of Mikki's debut album The Banjo The Bucket and The Gun, in May 2012, they have been playing non-stop at open mics and folk clubs such as The Bradninch Folk Club, The Village Pump in Trowbridge, The Hatch at Hatch Beauchamp and gigging at festivals, bars and barnyards in Devon and Somerset, including apearances at Sunrise Festival, Lakefest, Bradninch Music Festival, The Eldon House in Bristol and The White Post Inn at Rimpton, and a live radio session fro Frome FM.
Since recording The Banjo The Bucket and The Gun, they have been on incorperating the songs ( all originals) from Kara's forthcoming Album A Short Study On the Nature of Love and Drink, into the set.
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"Explore the Paper Garden" Childrens' Summer Camp
"Explore the Paper Garden"
Childrens art workshop in response to the current graduate exhibition
Date and Time: 12th to 16th August 11am to 2pm daily
Open to children of primary school age
Cost €30 per child for the week
Sean O'Laoire will be running a summer camp for children from Monday August 12th to Friday August 16th during the Graduates Summer Show. This creative workshop will encourage children to respond freely and expressively to the artwork around them. Art materials provided.
Kings Of Kudos
Friday 28th June @ 8.p.m.
The Legendary Kings of Kudos featuring Stephen Housden join us at The High Tide Club Friday 28th June @ 8 p.m. Stephen is regarded as one of the finest guitarists in the world. Well know guitarist with Little River Band for more than two decades, he has also played & recorded with such music legends as Warren Zevon, Dr. John, Glenn Frey, Christopher Cross, John Enthwhistle (The Who), Noel Redding (The Jimi Hendrix Experience), Steve Cropper, Renee Geyer & many, many others.
Stephen and his family moved to Australia at the age of eight. He soon discovered rock 'n' roll and fell under the spell of such lead guitarists as Hank B. Marvin (The Shadows) and Chuck Berry. He formed his first band at high school whilst all the time honing his craft. Hendrix and Wes Montgomery became influences as Stephen worked hard on learning different techniques, whilst also striving to develop his own distinctive style.
In 1999 Stephen and his family moved to Cork. Long inspired by Irish Music, Stephen now enjoys playing with some of Irelands top musicians including a feature on Paddy keenan's Long Grazing Acre CD.
Maria Doyle Kennedy
About Maria Doyle Kennedy
In 2001, Kennedy released music on Mermaid Records, a label she founded herself. Her debut solo album Charm was released in 2001. She coordinated Sirens which is a compilation album of female artists and which was released in 2003. She released an album Skullcover consisting of cover versions in 2005, and Mütter in 2007.
Kennedy’s new album with her husband Kieran is called The Storms Are On the Ocean. A collection of Appalachian standards dressed in darned gowns, its spiritual siblings are Plant's Band of Joy, PJ's White Chalk and Gillian Welch's stark daguerreotypes. Here are courtly tunes, murder ballads, child ballads and death fugues all backlit by Kieran Kennedy's acoustic guitar, banjo and piano.
Both of her solo albums have been nominated for Meteor awards and her forthcoming project sees her teamed with U.S. country music legend John Prine Damien Rice and Paul Brady. Sing was released September 2012 and reached no 4 in Irish charts.