Sharon Shannon, the button accordion player from Ruan, Co. Clare, has recorded and toured with the Who’s Who of the Irish and Global Music Industry including Bono, Adam Clayton, Sinead O’Connor, Jackson Browne, John Prine, Steve Earle, The RTÉ Concert Orchestra, The Chieftains, The Waterboys, Willie Nelson, Nigel Kennedy, Alison Krauss and Shane MacGowan.
Her 12 studio recorded albums to date have all been groundbreaking, mixing traditional Irish with reggae, country, Native American, bluegrass, rap, dance, African and French Canadian.
It’s not often Sharon does a big concert in her native Clare; so expect an extra special night in glór.
In March 2017, Sharon released her 10th studio album Sacred Earth which mixes Irish music with African and blues and features celebrated African Musicians Abass Dodoo and Seikou Keita as well as special guests including Finbar Furey and Alyra Rose.
Join Sharon Shannon in glór as she showcases new music, along with old favourites.