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CARRICK WATER MUSIC FESTIVAL: STOCKTON’S WING

Fri 12 July, 8:00pm

 "Stockton's Wing rendered the hoariest of western folk traditions with an urgency and vitality every bit as strong as another Irish band, U2." Washington Post

"As folk musicians, the band has virtuosity to spare – The New York Times.

Stockton’s Wing will perform at Carrick Water Music Festival as part of their very special ‘Retrospective’ tour, showcasing their vast music catalogue spanning 4 decades from the early recordings of ‘Take a Chance’ to the innovative and critically acclaimed ‘Light in the Western Sky’.

During their career they recorded and performed with Ronnie Drew, The Dubliners, Sammy Davis Junior, Maura O’Connell, Val Doonican, Sharon Shannon and The Clancy Brothers, played at both Michael Jackson thriller shows in Ireland and appeared in Oscar nominated movie ‘The Field’ featuring John Hurt and Richard Harris.

Retrospective tells their unique story through music songs and stories. An engaging and insightful night of entertainment bringing you into the heart of the wing! With special guests and regulars Tara Breen, Karol Lynch, Tommy Hayes, Paul Roche, Mike Hanrahan and Paul McSherry a very special night is of Wing music is guaranteed.

Please note that this is a fully seated event. Seats will be allocated on a 'first come, first served' basis. 

Doors 8pm On stage 8.30pm

FESTIVAL LOYALTY OFFER

  • 10% discount when purchasing tickets for 2 CWMF events together **
  • 15% discount when purchasing tickets for 3 CWMF events together **
  • 20% discount when booking for 4 CWMF events together **

**Discount only applicable at time of advance purchase in one transaction only!