Sixth Annual Levon Helm Tribute Announced

The sixth annual tribute to Band drummer Levon Helm has been announced for The Sugar Club, Dublin on Friday April 20.

This year’s stellar line-up includes songsmith du jour David Keenan, back for a second year Cavan RnB heroes The Strypes and gypsy folk minstrels The Eskies. The tribute night’s cast also includes Gavin Glass, Square Pegs (featuring Graham Hopkins (The Frames) and Colm Quearney (ex-Lir) and The Mary Stokes Band with Skinny Elvis, plus special guests. All acts will perform songs from Levon’s exceptional career, covering his time with The Hawks, The Band and as a Grammy-award winning solo musician.

Tickets are priced €22.50 (excluding booking fee) and are available from and by emailing [email protected] All proceeds go to The Irish Cancer Society.


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