22 July 8.30pm (doors 7pm)
‘Let Her Go’ singer song-writer Mike Rosenberg (aka Passenger) promises a captivating performance at the Galway International Arts Festival next July when he takes to the Absolut Big Top stage, with special guests Hudson Taylor.
The English singer songwriter has amassed a whopping one billion views on YouTube for his hit single, having topped the charts in country after country, and bagged an Independent Music Award in 2013 and the British Academy's Ivor Novello Award for Most Performed Work in 2014.
For his Absolut Big Top performance, Passenger will be backed by a live band, showcasing songs from the new record as well as breathing new life in to the many Passenger cult classics.
Tickets, priced at €35, will go on sale at 9am on Friday 3 March on giaf.ie and roisindubh.net.
‘...a lyrical eye for detail and melodist’s ear for a hook...’Hot Press
‘...an endearing, gravely singer-songwriter voice that vacillates between Cat Stevens and David Gray...’Rolling Stone