FIELD MUSIC ACTS
From 9PM – late
Monday – Drops of Green
Irish Trad & Ballads
Tuesday – Rob Strong
“The Godfather of Soul”
Wednesday – Rusty Springs
Ireland’s most dynamic folk/bluegrass band
Friday – Brand New Cadillac
Covering the classics from the 60’s to present
Saturday – The Grove Republic
Sundays – Loose Cannons
Rock classics from the 60’s to present
LIVE TRAD SESSIONS
MONDAY – FRIDAY 6PM-8.30PM
WITH WRONG DIRECTION
ROCK BANDS + LATE BARS
EVERY WEEKEND @ THE FIELD
Fronted by Traditional Irish music legend Jackie McCracken whose instrumental ability is ably assisted by sultry songstress Helen Campion resulting in one of Irelands most dynamic acts.Showcasing everything thats great about the Irish Trad/Folk scene Rusty Springs resident gigs @The Field are A MUST SEE event in Kilkenny.
TRAD & FOLK DUO
Its been said that it takes true grit to be able to laugh at your own gift.If so this two piece Trad/Folk act has it in abundance producing great music and laughter at will.Fronted by longtime Kilkenny legend Adrian “Tailor”Cassin Wrong Directions gigs have become the daily musical highlight during tourist season in Kilkenny.For 8 months each year 5 evenings a week this remarkable duo put on an incredible show that simply makes your visit to Kilkenny and Ireland all worthwhile. Don’t miss Kilkennys main attraction Monday to Friday 6pm to 8.30 each evening @The Field
THE ROB STRONG BAND
Ireland’s Godfather of Soul
Led by frontman Rob Strong whose blues/soul vocal stylings have earned him the title”The Godfather of Soul”, this is an act not to be missed. His powerful stirring renditions of blues classics are the stuff of legend. Playing to packed houses as Doyen of the Showband era was commonplace for Rob and his Band and that hasn’t changed in his only Kilkenny residency every Tuesday night @The Field.
BRAND NEW CADILLAC
Possibly the best Rock Cover band in the business
The 10 year Friday Night residency that this band have enjoyed at The Field tells its own story.The eclectic sound that this act conquer up during performances is spellbinding and with a presence to match this cover bands act has it all.Fronted by career session musician Eoin Kavanagh whose performances are electric, don’t miss an oppertunity to see the best Cover band in the business every Friday Night @The Field.
Covering the Rock classics from the 60’s to present
You want to know what Rock n Roll is like when it’s played by a band that eats, sleeps and lives Rock n Roll? Well then, you need to visit The Field when our regulars Loose Cannon are playing. These 4 guys cover songs from every era, making you feel like you WERE at Woodstock, LiveAid, Feile, Slane, Glastonbury, Oxegen, The Electric Picnic, and every event where the very best bands play so that we have the time of our lives. And while some of these events defined a generation, you get the feeling from Loose Cannons that these guys have the talent to make you feel like you can live them all, at just one of their gigs.
THE GROOVE REPUBLIC
This group features 4 career musicians whose performances border on perfection.Delivering exactly what it says on the tin is part of what this act does best leading to a set thats as tight as it gets.With a song list that is suitable for all ages mixing Classic rock with Pop and blues these lads led by vocalist Dave Cully are a joy to behold when they swing into action in the early music slot @The Field every Saturday 8pm.
Trad & Ballads
This vibrant 3/piece traditional Irish ballad band have become one of Kilkennys most popular acts in recent times.Featuring 2 male vocallists Abbey Folk have the musical power scope to entertain in large venues so their resident act @The Field rocks the house and your guaranteed a night great.
DROPS OF GREEN
Irish Trad & Ballads
A throwback band led by local Kilkenny singer/musician Ross Hennessy whose style and panache perfectly suited by their song choices resonates with the Irish ballad ethos.Songs of History,Sorrow and Glory are told in simple verse with the passion that make their perfomances every Monday @The Field an electric event.