Links to Acts 2023 Two Time Polka
Its great to be back again .... Moreover we are delighted to welcome back our good friends in Two Time Polka.
They will perform a late night gig on Sunday April 29th in the venue at the back of the Shebeen. Late night gig with Doors at 11pm. Tickets €10. (Bar Extension)
They hardly need an introduction at this stage, but for those of you that are new to us, I will include their dress release below:
Two Time Polka - Press Release
“It’s Irish-Cajun, bluegrass, rockabilly neo-folk with requisite Swamp sizzle.” - No Depression Magazine USA
“A seamless mix of Irish/American/French idioms.” - Rock N Reel Magazine UK
Award winning Irish group Two Time Polka play a fiery mixture of Cajun, Bluegrass and rock ’n roll music. They are not unknown to spice up their live performances with flavours such as Argentinian tangos, Brazilian and Puerto Rican dance tunes.
With five albums to their credit, Two Time Polka has proven popular with radio stations receiving both national and international airplay. In 2005 they toured the US which led to the release of a compilation CD there.
In 2011 Two Time Polka were winners in the Best Musical Act category, awarded to them by AOIFE, the governing body of festivals in Ireland.
Two Time Polka have played many festivals including the following:-
Glastonbury (UK), Electric Picnic
Omagh Bluegrass Festival (UK) Waterford Spraoi
Armagh 7 Hills Blues Festival (UK) Kilkenny Roots
Limavady Blues Festival (UK) Cork Folk Festival
Munich Stadtgrundungsfest (Germany) Cork Jazz Festival
Folkest (Italy) Cork St. Patricks Day Festival
Skagen International Folk Festival (Denmark) Dunfanaghy BAND Festival
Zydecozity Cajun & Zydeco Festival (Netherlands) Caherciveen Celtic Music Festival
Paulusfeesten, Ostende (Belgium) Clashmore Strings n Things
Ham Folk Festival (Belgium) Kilkee Che do Bheatha festival
Deerlijk Folk Festival (Belgium) Caherciveen Mountain Roots
Gentse Feesten (Belgium)
Peoria Irish Fest (USA)
From Pana to Louisiana (1999)
About Time Two (2004)
The Very Best of Two Time Polka (2005)
All Roots (2008)
Fourth Time Round (2012)
New Road (2016)
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