Date: Friday 12th July
Venue: The Landmark Hotel
Tickets: €22 early bird until Tuesday 4th June / €25 after
"Stockton's Wing rendered the hoariest of western folk traditions with an urgency and vitality every bit as strong as another Irish band, U2."
"As folk musicians, the band has virtuosity to spare
Stockton’s Wing will perform at Carrick Water Music Festival as part of their very special ‘Retrospective’ tour, showcasing their vast music catalogue spanning 4 decades from the early recordings of ‘Take a Chance’ to the innovative and critically acclaimed ‘Light in the Western Sky’.
During their career they recorded and performed with Ronnie Drew, The Dubliners, Sammy Davis Junior, Maura O’Connell, Val Doonican, Sharon Shannon and The Clancy Brothers, played at both Michael Jackson thriller shows in Ireland and appeared in Oscar nominated movie ‘The Field’ featuring John Hurt and Richard Harris.
Retrospective tells their unique story through music songs and stories. An engaging and insightful night of entertainment bringing you into the heart of the wing! With special guests and regulars Tara Breen, Karol Lynch, Tommy Hayes, Paul Roche, Mike Hanrahan and Paul McSherry a very special night is of Wing music is guaranteed.