32 acts will perform on 15 separate stages over 4 days in the Culturally celebrated town of his birth - Ballyshannon. Without doubt one of the best line-ups will perform with many of the finest guitarists, musicians, band mates and tribute artists will assemble to Remember Rory - 20 Years After. The winding streets of Ballyshannon will come alive to the sounds of acousic and electric guitars as Ballyshannon honours its most famous son.
"If Rory was around to witness the 4-day event he would be truly humbled with the effort that his loyal following from across the world make annually but in particular this year, the 20th Anniversary of his passing" said Festival Chairperson - Barry O'Neill.
Free to view Street Concerts featuring many great musicians, Blues Sessions, Guitar workshops, the Rock Hospital gig, daily acoustic gigs at the Rory Gallagher Statue, nightly Pub gigs featuring many international bands and the Big Top Concerts on 29th, 30th & 31st May with acts such as "Band of Friends" featuring Rory's long-time bass player Gerry McAvoy, drummer Ted McKenna and guitarist Marcel Scherpenzeel. The legendary WILKO JOHNSON & HIS BAND, the awesome ULI JON ROTH & HIS BAND, former "Whitesnake" guitarist - Bernie Marsden & His Band, "Delta Groove" featuring another of Rory's drummers - Brendan O'Neill, PAT McMANUS BAND, JOHNNY GALLAGHER & THE BOXTIE BAND, one of Europe's finest emerging guitarist LAURENCE JONES ...... top tribute artists - Dave McHugh Band, Sinnerboy, Moonchild, Tony Dowlers Hellhounds, The Mississippi Sheiks, Deuce, the incredible Irish female Blues voices of Grainne Duffy and also introducing Andrea Martin with the MAMA MARTIN BAND and many more ..... 32 Acts on 15 Stages over 4 days ..... Be Part of this major celebration Remembering Rory Gallagher - 20 Years After.
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