by / July 24th, 2013 /

Strokes and Bell X1 members will perform at Academy’s Dylan Fest

Nick Valensi and Albert Hammond, Jr. of the Strokes will join a range of Irish and British artists at the Academy on 9th August to celebrate the work of Bob Dylan. The guitarists will play at Dylan Fest alongside Fran Healy of Travis, Bell X1’s Paul Noonan, Cathy Davey, Gemma Hayes, Boz Scaggs, Jape, the Cast of Cheers, Butch Walker, James Vincent McMorrow, Heathers and many more.

The evening comes as part of Jameson’s The Best Fest, and tickets (€25) are on sale now from Ticketmaster, with the proceeds from sales going to Sweet Relief and the Sweet Relief Musicians Fund.