Friday 17th January 2020, 8:00pm
An Evening with The High Kings
The High Kings are Finbarr Clancy, Darren Holden, Brian Dunphy and newest member, Paul O’Brien.
The High Kings formed in June 2007 when Brian, Darren, Finbarr and former member Martin Furey were asked to join a brand new Irish ballad group by David Kavanagh after he had noticed a gap in the market for a band specializing in traditional Irish music.
It didn’t take long during there first studio rehearsal for them to realize that the way their individual voices blended together, that they were onto something special. The High Kings play 13 instruments between them creating the unique sound and atmosphere that they still showcase to this day. This was confirmed when their self-titled debut album reached number 2 on the world Billboard Music chart. In March 2009 The High Kings played 5 consecutive sold out shows to a packed audience in Dublin’s Olympia Theatre.
The High Kings continue to set the bar extremely high for Irish Folk bands across the world and are widely regarded to be at the forefront of the genre. In 2019 after a 12-year journey The High Kings continue to perform in sell out venues across the globe to their ever growing army of loyal fans that span generations
Presented by Aiken Promotions