Van Morrison has been announced as the headliner for Feis Liverpool the first edition of the Irish music festival in the city. It will take place at the World Heritage Waterfront, Pier Head on Saturday 7th July 2018.
Also announced for the festival are:- Imelda May, The Chieftains, Hothouse Flowers, Foy Vance, The Coronas, Aslan, Finbar Furey, Paul Brady, Hudson Taylor, The Stunning, Nathan Carter, Damien Dempsey, The Dublin Legends, Sharon Shannon, Mary Coughlan, Jack L, Mundy
The festival is organised by Vince Power, the founder of Mean Fiddler, and he had this to say regarding the event:
“I’m proud and delighted to bring The Feis to Liverpool, a great city with such strong ties to Ireland. I have always wanted to do an Irish music festival here. The Pier Head is the perfect location because of its powerful and emotional significance. We have a fantastic line-up and this event will bring together the finest, most celebrated Irish musicians in a marvelous festival atmosphere. would like to add my sincere thanks to Liverpool City Council and Mayor Joe Anderson, who saw the strength of the idea immediately and have been so supportive. This is the biggest line-up of Irish artistes Liverpool has ever seen.”
Early bird tickets are priced at £55
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