Robyn Hitchcock announces intimate evening at Workman's, Dublin

Robyn Hitchcock, one of England's most enduring contemporary singer/songwriters and live performers has announced a date for The Workman’s Club, Dublin on June 1, 2018.

A surrealist poet, talented guitarist, cult artist and musician's musician, Hitchcock is among alternative rock's father figures and is the closest thing the genre has to a Bob Dylan (not coincidentally his biggest musical inspiration).

Since founding the art-rock band The Soft Boys in 1976, Robyn has recorded more than 20 albums as well as starred in ‘Storefront Hitchcock’ an in-concert film recorded in New York and directed by Jonathan Demme.

Blending folk and psychedelia with a wry British nihilism, Robyn describes his songs as ‘paintings you can listen to’. His most recent album The Man Upstairs is a bittersweet love letter to a vanishing world. Produced by legendary folk-rock svengali Joe Boyd (Pink Floyd, Nick Drake) the album received critical acclaim on its release.

Tickets priced 13 euro go on sale this Friday 24th November at 9am through & usual outlets nationwide. Please note there will be limited unreserved seating on the show night.


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