Happy bank holiday Monday folks. We recently recorded a short video for The Banks of Kilrea in the Cathedral Quarter Belfast to promote the upcoming Irish Folk Festival tour we’re doing with Barry Kerr, Gráinne Holland and the Armagh Rhymers in Germany which showcases music from the North of Ireland.
Tour dates can be found on our website http://www.therapparees.com
Video by Fionn Rodgers
Sound by George Sloan
Make-up & special effects by Kevin Mawdsley
We shot a video this morning for The Banks of Kilrea to promote our up coming ‘Northern lights’ tour of Germany & Switzerland with Grainne Holland, Barry Kerr & the Armagh Rhymers! Does anyone have a spare litre of make up remover? #rappareesIFFtour2015
We’ll be heading down to lash out a set on Saturday afternoon at the famous Ballyshannon Folk Festival in Co.Donegal. Always one of our favourite festivals with stacks of great music in the town. Kev has been chatting to Frank Mitchell and the sun will be splitting the Donegal trees all weekend. We’ll see y’all there!
We’re all in France for our good friend Bastien’s wedding and it’s very warm. All the ladies are here except lovely Kerrie. VIVA LA FRANCE! and we’re doing a new album….OH EMMMM GEEEEE! 🙈🙈🙈
We’ve arrived in Berlin and have been greeted by the sun. We miss the sun. You don’t get the sun in Ireland.
Few days at the F60 Celtic music festival before we head back down to Berlin on Sat to watch Kev play in the Champion’s League Final for Barcelona. ⚽️🏆🎻🎶
Folks our great friend and the man behind a few of the songs on our last album, Barry Kerr, is launching his unbelievable new album tonight in the wonderful surroundings of Duncairn Arts Centre on the Antrim Road. Its bring your own drink and he’ll have the full band including Pauline Scanlon, Eamon Murray and Donal O’Connor! Drop what you’re doing and get down!