Gerry O’ Beirne
Monday / Dé Luain
Is ceoltóir clúiteach é Gerry O’ Beirne ar an giotár, amhránaí agus léiritheoir. His song ‘All Down The Day’ was nominated recently for song of the year at the Folk Awards. His latest album is ‘Swimming The Horses’, a collection of songs and instrumentals written in West Kerry.
He has toured the globe as a solo artist and with Patrick Street, The Sharon Shannon Band, Midnight Well, Andy M. Stewart, Kevin Burke, Andy Irvine, the Waterboys and Arthur Russell’s Instrumentals. He has performed at the White House and on Garrison Keillor’s Prairie Home Companion, opened for the Grateful Dead, and played electric guitar with Marianne Faithfull. Eagraíodh ceolchoirm speisialta le linn Fleadh Cheoil Shligeach chun a chuid ceoil a chéiliúradh.