- 20 Mar 01
Laoise Kelly is about to hit the road with an electric ensemble on a nationwide Music Network Tour. SIOBHAN LONG reports
She s played midwife to the harp in recent years, brought it in from the cold, shook off its undoubted ochzn factor and let it rip right in the belly of the session. Laoise Kelly may only be 26 but she s already made her presence felt in trad circles to the point where her dance card s been filled by everyone from Donal Lunny and Sharon Shannon to Steve Cooney, the Nm Domhnaills and Siniad O Connor.
The Music Network Tour kicks off on Thursday, September 14th in the Wexford Arts Centre, and wends its way to Dublin, Cobh, Monaghan, Manorhamilton and points west. See local press for details.