August 6th, 2023 7pm Stage 2
The Kings of Connaught
Multi-instrumentalists, “The Kings of Connaught” grew up in the west of Ireland, steeped in the tradition of Irish music. They have taken up the mantle of keeping the heritage and culture of Irish ballads alive & have been described by critics as “Exciting young balladeers who sing with a rawness and emotion that is only comparable to the singing of The Dubliners”. Since their formation in 2012, The Kings of Connaught have performed extensively in leading venues across Ireland, the UK & Mainland Europe.
With an impressive discography under their belt, The Kings of Connaught have released two studio albums to date, each showcasing their exceptional musical talent and unwavering dedication to their craft. However, it is a single track in particular that has catapulted them into the global spotlight. Their rendition of "The Rocky Road to Dublin" has resonated with millions of viewers worldwide, captivating hearts and igniting a deep appreciation for the raw power and unyielding spirit of Irish music.
Don't miss the opportunity to witness the true essence of Irish music and be part of an experience that will leave you yearning for more!