MCD Presents Clannad
Clannad, the Irish family group responsible for such timeless music as ‘Theme from Harry’s Game’, ‘In A Lifetime’, ‘I Will Find You’ and the sound track to the ‘Robin Of Sherwood’ TV series, have announced an Irish tour, which includes an Olympia Theatre date on Sunday 2nd November 2014.
Tickets priced from €30.50 including booking fee go on sale on Friday 18 July at 9am via Ticketmaster.ie, usual Ticketmaster outlets including The Olympia Theatre Box Office, and by calling Ticketmaster at The Olympia Phone Bookings on 0818 719 330.
Under 14's must be accompanied by an adult, Over 18's ID required to gain access to the bars where alcohol is served.
Over the decades, Clannad have made music that entwines the traditional and the modern, the past and the future, with stunningly beautiful results. With their haunting songs, mesmerizing vocals, and captivating sound the group has sold over fifteen million records worldwide.
Their most recent album Nádúr, (Irish for Nature), was released in September 2013 and was their first album of new material since 1998.
Following that release the band undertook an extensive world tour with the show comprising songs from right their 40 year career as recording artists.
For this close-knit group, Clannad’s musical journey is both remarkable in its personal accomplishment and historic in its contributions to Irish culture.
It is indeed fascinating to consider that what today is so widely regarded as Celtic music was first called "Clannad music." There is perhaps no greater testament to the impact of this groundbreaking group than that.