We’re thrilled to announce that Declan will be joined at The Met by Manchester folk legend Michael McGoldrick.

Irish singer-songwriter Declan O’Rourke is acclaimed for his soulful folk and trad inspired music. With a style that moves faultlessly between impressionism and story telling, his songs have been covered by a growing list of artists ranging from Christy Moore to Eddi Reader.

Declan’s latest album Chronicles Of The Great Irish Famine, released in October, combines traditional Irish music and modern song-writing to present a series of extraordinary true tales from the most dynamic period in Ireland’s history.

Dates & Times

Last session: Thu 12 Apr 2018 at 8:00 PM - This event has now passed
Derby Hall
£16.50

Reviews

“A most talented singer-songwriter... [possessing] a rich, soulful, musical voice and a brilliant instrumental ability”

Paul Brady

“One of the finest songwriters on the planet”

Eddi Reader

Declan O’Rourke

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