Date/Time: 9:00PM, December 8th
Admission: € 20*
*Booking fee may apply.
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Pierce Turner returns to one of his favourite Towns, and a special intimate venue. He comes armed with a new album “Love Can’t Always Be Articulate” which you have heard numerous times on RTE It would be wise to get hold of your ticket now.
*Award winning Irish Musician Pierce Turner
*Also lives in Manhattan
* His last album Songs For a Verry Small Orchestra features a duet with PhilipGlass whom he also performed in Carnegie Hall with in 2011
* Formerly solo Performer of the Year in Ireland
* Irish folk superstar Christy Moore has recorded his songs and went so far as to write a dedication to him I love the way Pierce Turner Sings on his box set with Warner Brothers Records
He has created what I confidently believe to be the finest body of work in contemporary Irish music bar none -Liam Fay -Sunday Times. Soaring Classical melodies with a sense of freedom and joy – Rolling Stone magazine USA
Clambering across the tables, little shimmies and screams of adoration, Turner breaks down the barrier between audience and performer and really gives himself in a way that makes him naked – Irish Times
Rolling Stone review of Tibet house benefit 2010 with Philip Glass, Patty Smith, Iggy Pop and Regina Spektor- “His duet with Philip Glass@ Carnegie Hall “Early in the night, composer Phillip Glass introduced Irish singer Pierce Turner, who sat at the grand piano and performed the soaring, Bowie-reminiscent Yogi with a Broken Heart.”
A poet amongst songwriters -Elle Magazine USA
Inventive songwriter Pierce Turner is one of the cities great Gems. He fields requests, recounts amusing anecdotes and Encourages group singalongs -New York Magazine
Easily one of Irelands most important rock artists of the last twenty years- The Irish Times
Quirky lyrical images and a whimsicality one usually associates with Ray Davies – Stephen Holden – The New York Times