by / December 16th, 2009 /

Daniel Johnston for Vicar Street and art exhibit info

Daniel Johnston is due to play a gig in Vicar Street on April 3rd next year. At the same time, there will be an exhibition showing over forty of his drawings alongside early tape covers and rare 7’ record sleeves.

Joining Daniel on stage on the night will be the BEAM Orchestra. BEAM is an 11-piece Dutch ensemble with musicians in the field of contemporary music, pop and jazz. Their first project is with Daniel Johnston. They will rework and arrange some of Daniels songs and perform some of them with Daniel and some songs will be played only by the ensemble.

Tickets are €30 on sale Thursday December 17th @ 9am through Ticketmaster and other usual outlets nationwide. Booking Line: 0818 719 390.