John Doyle | Ropetackle Arts Centre

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Folk, Music, Seated

John Doyle

Friday 10th May 2019 - Starts 8pm

TICKET PRICE: £12

Finished

“More talent than anybody deserves to have all to themselves.” Philadelphia News

Ropetackle is delighted to welcome Irish guitar wizard John Doyle. Name many of the most notable recordings and/or performers in Irish music and it’s a fair bet that John Doyle had something to do with them – Liz Carroll; Eileen Ivers; Karan Casey; Solas; Michael Black; Mary Black; the trio of McCusker, McGoldrick and Doyle; and now Usher’s Island (Andy Irvine, Donal Lunny, Mike McGoldrick, Paddy Glackin and John Doyle), not to mention the hugely popular Transatlantic Sessions. This list is a veritable who’s who of the greatest names in Irish music, and these are just a few of the stellar artists for whom John Doyle’s signature guitar sound, singing or songwriting is essential.

Impossibly in demand in the studio and on the road, immensely talented and
blessed with an acute ear, a wicked sense of rhythm and seemingly endless stream
of magic in his playing, composing, performing and producing, John Doyle is solidly
establishing himself as one of the most versatile, creative and prolific voices in folk
and traditional Irish music.

“Doyle on guitar has risen to a level occupied by him alone. No one in Irish traditional music is a better guitarist than him right now.” The Wall Street Journal

“A complete rhythm section all on his own.” Chicago Tribune

Ropetackle Cafe Suppers Shoreham

We're serving delicious food before this event from 6pm! Mains cost £8, desserts £3.50, or the two-course meal for £10.00. Advance booking necessary, to do so simply email lesleyskitchenltd@gmail.com. Click on the icon to see what's on the menu.

Main: Chicken, chorizo and butterbean casserole w/pots & veg Butternut squash & blue cheese pie w/pots & veg

Dessert: Sherry trifle


What's On - Folk

Date
Artist
Event
Time
Price

Dervish

Fri 2nd Aug
Folk
Fri 2nd Aug £20.00
8pm
£20.00

Le Vent Du Nord

Sat 3rd Aug
Folk, Canadian
Sat 3rd Aug £18.00
8pm
£18.00

Tannara

Thu 5th Sep
Folk, Electronica, Indie
Thu 5th Sep £12.00
8pm
£12.00

Hatful of Rain

Fri 13th Sep
Folk, Music
Fri 13th Sep £14.00
8pm
£14.00

Damien O’Kane & Ron Block

Wed 25th Sep
Folk, Music
Wed 25th Sep £15.00
8pm
£15.00

The Leylines

Sat 5th Oct
Folk, Music, Wordfest, wordfest 2019, shoreham wordfest 2019, wf19
Sat 5th Oct £12.00
8pm
£12.00

The Tweed Project

Thu 24th Oct
Folk, Music
Thu 24th Oct £16.00
8pm
£16.00

The Paul McKenna Band

Thu 7th Nov
Folk, Music
Thu 7th Nov £14.00
8pm
£14.00

Sea Dogs and Troubadours

Thu 21st Nov
Folk, Music
Thu 21st Nov £10.00
8pm
£10.00

Belshazzar’s Feast

Tue 3rd Dec
Folk, Music, seated
Tue 3rd Dec £15.00
8pm
£15.00

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