Thu, Apr 23|
The Robin Theatre
POSTPONED* One for the Foxes (Celtic | Irish | Americana)
An exciting & dynamic transatlantic trio, Dave Curley (Galway, IR), Tadhg Ó Meachair (Dublin, IR) & Joanna Hyde (Denver, CO). Performing Irish, American & other folk musics from around the world. | 6:30 doors, 7PM show | $15 adv, $20 doors
Time & Location
Apr 23, 2020, 7:00 PM
The Robin Theatre, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
About The Event
7PM show | 6:30 doors | $15 adv | $20 doors
Dave Curley, Tadhg Ó Meachair & Joanna Hyde form an exciting and dynamic transatlantic trio that presents a
rousing blend of Irish and American folk music, having already won over audiences on both sides of the ocean.
The group is made up of Dublin’s Tadhg Ó Meachair (Goitse), Galway’s Dave Curley (SLIDE) and Denver,
Colorado’s Joanna Hyde (The Hydes), and features a mix of Irish and American folk music and song – both
traditional and newly-composed – presented in an energetic and engaging manner.
Their performances strike a tasteful balance between the stories found in ballads across both sides of the
Atlantic and the respective instrumental music traditions of these places. Award-winning instrumentalists each
in their own right, Dave, Tadhg & Joanna take a unique twist on the diverse strengths of their individual
backgrounds, weaving between traditional melodies, their own compositions, and songs from the broader folk
canon. The results are highly personalised and thrilling in their daring and forthright grasp of the material.
Through a shared deep-rooted passion for Irish traditional music, this trio highlights the vital role of Irish
traditional music as an origin of many American folk musics, and explores how those styles can interact with
one another in a manner both eclectic and grounded.