GRAMMY AWARD winning roots/Americana singer-songwriter Tim O'Brien makes a welcome return to Galway when he plays Campbell's Tavern, Cloughanover, on Monday January 18 at 8.30pm.
O'Brien has won numerous awards for his music, including two Grammys - in 2014 for Best Bluegrass Album with The Earls of Leicester, and in 2005 for Best Traditional Folk Album with Fiddler's Green. In 1993 and 2006, O'Brien was honored with the International Bluegrass Music Association's Male Vocalist of the Year award. He is currently promoting his recently released album Pompadour, which features original songs and covers of Woody Guthrie, James Brown, Michael Hurley, and Dan Reeder, plus a traditional fiddle tune.
Support is from Galway trio The Whileaways, featuring Noriana Kennedy, Noelie McDonnell, and Nicola Joyce. Tickets available from the bar on 093 - 35454, www.eventbrite.ie, or Facebook.