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June 3 2014

TASTransatlantic Sessions brings together the best of Nashville, Scotland and Ireland for the sheer joy of making music, and in one of the most beautiful settings—by the banks of Scotland’s Loch Lomond. Now WGBH brings this great broadcast across the pond for their PBS audience in Boston. During the first broadcast, join Aoife O’Donovan online or on twitter using the hashtag #TASPBS to chat about the music and the sessions during the broadcast. That’s tonight, June 3 at 7.30pm on WGHB2. More about it here: http://ow.ly/xze0h 

 

June 2 2014

Aoife heads out again this Friday for a run of solo shows on the west coast. Starting in Santa Monica on June 6 at McCabe’s and making stops in San Diego, Santa Barbara, Mill Valley, Napa, Berkeley at Freight & Salvage, Portland, Seattle and Bellingham. The run wraps with two full band performances at Telluride Bluegrass Festival on June 20, one at the festival and the other at Fly Me To The Moon for NightGrass.

Click here to check out an amazing review of Aoife’s solo performance in Edinburgh this past weekend.

6/06 Santa Monica, CA @ McCabe’s Guitar Shop
6/07 San Diego, CA @ Lestat’s
6/10  Santa Barbara, CA @ Soho
6/11 Mill Valley, CA @ Sweetwater Music Hall
6/12 Napa, CA @ City Winery (w/ Red Molly)
6/13 Berkeley, CA @ Freight & Salvage
6/15 Portland, OR @ Doug Fir
6/17 Seattle, WA @ The Triple Door
6/18 Bellingham, WA @ The Green Frog
6/20 Telluride, CO @ Telluride Bluegrass Festival (band performance)
6/28 Glastonbury, UK @ Glastonbury Festival Acoustic Stage
7/01 London, UK @ The Borderline
7/04 Roskilde, Denmark @ Roskilde Festival (band performance)
7/06 Cork, Ireland @ Coughlan’s Live
7/15 Boulder, CO @ Colorado Music Festival (w/ My Brightest Diamond, Olga Bell)
7/17 Oak Hill, NY @ Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival (band performance)
7/22 Detroit, MI @ Music Box: Mix @ the Max (w/ Jeremy Kittel, Julian Lage, Paul Kowert, Teddy Abrams)
7/25 S. Hiram, ME @ Ossipee Valley Music Festival (duo w/ Paul Kowert)
7/26 Newport, RI @ Newport Folk Festival (duo w/ Paul Kowert)
8/01 Hillsdale, NY @ Falcon Ridge Folk Festival
9/19 North Adams, MA @ FreshGrass Festival (band performance)
 
All performances are solo unless otherwise noted

 

 

May 28 2014

Want to cheer on Aoife at the Telluride Bluegrass Festival? Yep Roc Records is giving away a pair of 4-day passes - including camping for two and tickets to the sold-out NightGrass showcase where we’ll be sharing the stage with fellow Yep Roc-ers Chatham County Line.

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May 23 2014

We are very pleased to announce that Aoife will perform at the spectacular Glastonbury Festival this summer! The annual Glastonbury Festival takes place June 27-29, with Aoife performing on Saturday, June 28 on the Acoustic Stage. Glastonbury is the largest green field festival in the world, and Aoife is honored and excited to be a part it! To see the full line up, click here.

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May 15 2014

Aoife is excited to be returning to London! Just announced is a show at The Borderline on July 1st, tickets go on sale Friday May 16, click here to purchase.

Not long back from shows in Ireland and Italy, Aoife will return to the UK for a solo tour kicking off at the Orkney Folk Festival in Stromness May 22-25, then heading to Bristol, Leyland, Gateshead (opening for Lau), Edinburgh and wrapping up May at the Northern Roots Music Festival in Iverness. See you on the road!

5/22-25 Orkney, Scotland @ Orkney Folk Festival
5/27 Bristol, England @ St. Bonaventure’s
5/28 Leyland, England @ Fox Lane Sports & Social Club
5/29 Gateshead, England @ The Sage Gateshead (w/ Lau)
5/30 Edinburgh, Scotland @ The Pleasance
5/31 Iverness, Scotland @ Northern Roots Music Festival
7/01 London @ The Borderline
7/04 Roskilde, Denmark @ Roskilde Festival

April 29 2014

042814PassimAfter finishing up her east coast US tour this past weekend at her old hometown venue, Club Passim, Aoife will be heading overseas for shows in Ireland and Italy. Starting May 2 in Belfast for a Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival show at The Belfast Barge, then heading to Kilkenny for 2 shows at the Kilkenny Roots Festival on May 3-4, where she joins an incredible line up of artists, including The Webb Sisters, My Darling Clementine, John Doe and Hidden Highways, to name a few. After Ireland, Aoife heads to Genoa, Italy for 3 shows at Teatro della Corte, where she will be performing alongside her old bandmate Rushad Eggleston, Mike Witcher and their host, Beppe Gambetta for Acoustic Night 14, May 8-10.

For a complete list of tour dates, click here.

March 30 2014

photoAoife O’Donovan is thrilled to announce that the incredibly talented Kristin Andreassen will be opening the shows on June 15 at Doug Fir in Portland, June 17 at The Triple Door in Seattle and June 18 at The Green Frog in Bellingham, WA, plus Kristin will also be singing harmony and playing harmonica in Aoife’s Telluride band.

Kristin is finishing up a new record called Gondolier and her solo set is stunning. Don’t miss these shows.  This picture is from last October in Indianapolis, where Aoife and Kristin scored vintage dresses.

For a complete list of tour dates, click here.

 

March 27 2014

We are excited to announce that Aoife has added tour dates on the west coast in June. Starting on June 6 in Santa Monica at McCabe’s and ending in Telluride, Aoife will make stops in San Diego, Santa Barbara, Mill Valley, Napa, Berkeley, Portland, Seattle and Bellingham. Tickets go on sale this Friday.

Click here for a complete list of tour dates. See you on the road!

6/06 Santa Monica, CA @ McCabe’s Guitar Shop
6/07 San Diego, CA @ Lestat’s
6/10  Santa Barbara, CA @ Soho
6/11 Mill Valley, CA @ Sweetwater Music Hall
6/12 Napa, CA @ City Winery (w/ Red Molly)
6/13 Berkeley, CA @ Freight & Salvage
6/15 Portland, OR @ Doug Fir
6/17 Seattle, WA @ The Triple Door
6/18 Bellingham, WA @ The Green Frog
6/20 Telluride, CO @ Telluride Bluegrass Festival

March 19 2014

More exciting festival announcements! Aoife is confirmed to play Telluride Bluegrass on Friday, June 20, Ossipee Valley Music Festival on Friday, July 25 and FreshGrass in North Adams, MA on Saturday, September 20. Telluride is sold out, but for tickets to Ossipee Valley click here, and for tickets to FreshGrass click here.

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March 17 2014

social-joinmeAoife is excited to be performing at this year’s Newport Folk Festival on Saturday, July 26 at Fort Adams State Park in Newport, Rhode Island. 2014 brings an amazing line up of artists, including Nickel Creek, Shovels & Rope, The Milk Carton Kids, Dawes, Conor Oberst, Mavis Staples, plus many more. It’s an incredible weekend of music, see you at the fort!

For more info on Newport Folk Festival, click here.

For a complete list of tour dates, click here.

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