Past Gigs

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 Festival Irlandays, Paris (March 2009)

Geantraí (TG4 TV Appearance, March 2009)

• North Texas Irish Folk Festival, Dallas (March 2009)

• Celtic Connections, Glasgow (January 2009)

Irish Folk Festival, Germany (October/November 2008)

• Richmond Folk Festival, Virginia (October 2008)

• Icons Festival, Boston (September 2008)

Goderich Festival, Canada (August 2008)

‘La Nuit Celte’, Caussade, France (June 2008)

St Patrick’s Day Celebration, Glór Theatre, Ennis (March 2008)

The Late Late Show (RTÉ TV Appearance, October 2007)

Áras an Uachtaráin (Performance for the Irish President, Mary McAleese, October 2007)

Japanese Tour (September 2007)

EBU Cork Folk Festival (Broadcast live on Radio 1, Lyric FM, and European radio, August 2007)

Up for the Match (RTÉ TV Appearance, August 2007)

Milwaukee Irish Festival, USA (August 2007)

Feakle Irish Music Festival (August 2007)

The Chieftains Tour, Japan (June 2007)

The Chieftains Tour, USA (Spring 2007)

Árdán (TG4 TV Appearance, January 2007)

Debut Album Launch, The Village, Dublin (September 2006)

The World Fleadh, Ballybunion, Kerry (August 2006)

The Rose of Tralee Festival, Kerry (August 2006)

Press launch of The Lorient Interceltic Festival (July 2005)

Oireachtas na Gaeilge, Letterkenny (May 2005)

Anniversary of the Irish World Music Centre’s 10th (January 2005)

University of Limerick Foundation Fundraising Gala,Florida (March 05)



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Winners of the Lorient Interceltic Festival Celtic Band Competition

August 2005

The Lorient Interceltique is one of the biggest Celtic music festivals in the world. Numbered among a wide range of Celtic traditional music groups and Celtic vocal groups, Líadan performed a number of gigs in various venues around the city of Lorient, culminating in their winning of the much sought-after title of ‘Best Band’. This competition has recently been won by well established groups such as Téada and Danú.

Winners of the Pan Celtic Song Competition

April 2005

Irish traditional singing group, Líadan, took first prize in the ‘The Traditional Singing Group Competition’ at the 34th International Pan Celtic Festival held in the Tralee, Co. Kerry. Previous winners of the competition have included such international successes as Irish singing group, Clannad, and Scottish traditional group, Capercaillie.