by / February 8th, 2010 /

Fairport Convention – The Pavilion, Cork

The Pavilion, Carey’s Lane, Cork City
Friday 12 March, 8pm
Advance tickets €22.50(including booking fee) from www.tickets.ie
www.pavilioncork.com & www.fairportconvention.com

OTHER IRISH TOUR DATES..Whelans Dublin(10.03)’¦Black Box Galway (09.03)

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Fairport Convention is one of the greatest live bands on today’s concert circuit. Their sell-out gigs attract critical acclaim and delight audiences. Every concert is different and the band’s rich and varied repertoire ensures an exciting mix of old favourites and brand new numbers.

Fairport Convention features Simon Nicol on guitar and lead vocals, Dave Pegg on bass and backing vocals, Chris Leslie on fiddle, mandolin, bouzouki and lead vocals, Ric Sanders on violin and Gerry Conway on drums and percussion. The band has won a coveted BBC Lifetime Achievement Award and Radio 2 listeners voted Fairport’s groundbreaking album Liege & Lief ‘The Most Influential Folk Album of All Time’.

Whether you are a devoted fan or a newcomer to their music, these concert by Fairport Convention will be something very special. So be sure to book early – tickets will sell fast!