LIVE

2017

  • Friday 12 May: Irish Cultural Centre, 5 Blacks Road, Hammersmith, London W6 9DT 7.30pm / £12
  • Saturday 13 May: Celtic Folk, Ferndown Village Hall, Church Road, Dorset BH22 9ET 7.30pm / £14
  • Wednesday 28 June: ‘Irish Hooley at Kings Place’, Hall 1, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9AG  7.30pm / £15.50 CLICK FOR TICKETS
  • Thursday 14 September: Brentwood Theatre, 15 Shenfield Rd, Brentwood, Essex CM15 8AG 8pm / £12 CLICK FOR TICKETS
  • Friday 15 September: Fr O’Callaghan Centre, 22 Hay Lane, Kingsbury, London NW9 0NG 7.30pm / £10 CLICK FOR TICKETS
  • Saturday 16 September: Blackheath Halls, 23 Lee Rd, Blackheath, London SE3 9RQ CLICK FOR TICKETS
  • Wednesday 25th October: Return to Camden Town Festival, double bill with Matt Molloy, John Carty and Arty McGlynn, Clayton Crown Hotel, 152 Cricklewood Broadway, London NW2 3ED

2016

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2014

2013

2012

  • Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th February (Karen – fiddle workshops), Strings at Whitney, Henry Box School, Whitney, Oxfordshire
  • Sunday 19th February (Karen), London Fiddle Convention, Cecil Sharp House, London NW1
  • Saturday 17th March, The London Lasses and Pete Quinn play for St Patrick’s Night Céilí at the Roundhouse, London NW1
  • Wednesday 23rd May, The London Lasses and Pete Quinn (part of Green Note Festival, but please note different venue), Old Queen’s Head, 44 Essex Road, Islington, London, N1 8LN   020 7354 9993
  • Saturday 26th May, Karen Ryan and Pete Quinn, 7.30pm onstage, Bethnal Green Folk Day, Gallery Café, Old Ford Road, Bethnal Green
  • Friday 8th June, The London Lasses and Pete Quinn, Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, London (support to The Chieftains on their 50th Anniversary Tour)
  • Tuesday 14th August, The London Lasses and Pete Quinn, Sabhal Mor Ostaig, Sleat, Isle of Skye, 01471 844207
  • Wednesday 15th August, The London Lasses and Pete Quinn, Talla Shomhairle @ The Aros Centre, Viewfield Road, Portree, Isle of Skye, 01478 613750
  • Sunday 26th August, The London Lasses and Pete Quinn, 3.30pm, Crawley Irish Festival, Crawley High Street
  • Monday 27th August, Karen Ryan, Elma McElligott, Pete Quinn and Lorraine Jordan, 1.30pm, Fleadh Mór (RtCT Fest preview event), Camden Lock Market, West Yard, Camden
  • Saturday 8th September, Karen Ryan, Brona McVittie and Pete Quinn, 8pm, Cellar Upstairs Folk Club, Exmouth Arms, 1 Starcross Street, London NW1 2HR, 020 7281 7700
  • Friday 5th October, Karen Ryan (fiddle) and Pete Quinn (piano), International Fiddle Night, Cork Folk Festival, Triskel Arts Centre, Tobin St, Cork City, 8pm
  • Friday 5th October, The London Lasses and Pete Quinn + Tremolo, Cork Folk Festival, Triskel Arts Centre, Tobin St, Cork City, 11pm
  • Saturday 6th October, The London Lasses and Pete Quinn, Cork Folk Festival, Triskel Arts Centre, 10pm (triple bill with Guidewires and Raw Bar Collective)
  • Sunday 7th October, Karen Ryan (fiddle) and Pete Quinn (piano), Cork Folk Festival, Fiddle Concert, An Spailpín Fanach, Cork City, 12.30pm
  • Saturday 13th October, The London Lasses and Pete Quinn (part of Woodford Festival), 8pm, Lovegrove Theatre, Redbridge Drama Centre, Churchfields, South Woodford, London E18 2RB, tickets available from 020 85045451
  • Saturday 27th October, The London Lasses and Pete Quinn, Return to Camden Town festival, 7.30pm triple bill concert with Bryan Rooney and Pete Quinn/ Gough, Clancy, Bracken and McCarthy (founder members of Danú)
  • Monday 17th December, Karen Ryan and Pete Quinn, FolkOnMonday at the Green Note Café, 106 Parkway, Camden Town NW1 7AN,

Album launch dates for Karen Ryan’s solo CD, The Coast Road:

  • Saturday 31st March, Karen Ryan and Pete Quinn, Launch of ‘The Coast Road’ solo CD, The Forge, London NW1
  • Monday 9th April (Easter Monday), Harcourt Sessions (session with Gary Connolly (accordion) and Pete Quinn (keyboard), 9pm, Harcourt Hotel, 60 Harcourt Street, Dublin 2
  • Tuesday 10th April, O’Sullivan’s Courthouse, Dingle, Co. Kerry. Performance with Pete Quinn (keyboard) and special guest, Gary Connolly (accordion)
  • Wednesday 11th April, Peppers, Feakle, Co. Clare. Performance with Pete Quinn (keyboard) and special guest, Gary Connolly (accordion) followed by regular session with Mark Donnellan (fiddle) and Cyril O’ Donoghue (bouzouki)
  • Thursday 12th April, Cryan’s, Carrick on Shannon, Co. Leitrim, performance with Pete Quinn (keyboard) and special guest, Gary Connolly (accordion) followed by session with Mick Mulvey (flute) and Danny Meehan (fiddle)
  • Friday 13th April, The Crane Bar (upstairs), Sea Road, Galway City. Album launch with Pete Quinn and special guests Gary Connolly, Conor Doherty, Elaine Conwell and Teresa Connolly
  • Sunday 19th August,  All Ireland Fleadh, Cavan Crystal Hotel, Cavan, Launch of ‘The Coast Road’ with Karen Ryan and Pete Quinn
  • Saturday 17th November, Karen Ryan and Pete Quinn launch ‘The Coast Road’ followed by session with Dee Havlin (flute) at The Leeds Gathering Festival, venue and time tbc

2011

  • Saturday 29th January (Karen) :: Fiddle Workshop – Leamington Spa Comhaltas :: St. Joseph’s RC School, Rowley Road, Whitnash, CV31 2LJ
  • Saturday 19th February (Karen) :: Fiddle Workshop – Comhaltas na Breataine Convention :: Bewley’s Hotel, 7 City Walk, Leeds LS11 9AT
  • Sunday 20th February (Karen) :: London Fiddle Convention :: Cecil Sharp House, 2 Regents Park Road, London NW1
  • Sunday 20 March (7.30pm) :: Walthamstow Folk Club, The Plough Inn, 173 Wood Street, London E17 3NU
  • Saturday 7th May (Karen, Pete, Trad Gathering) :: Festival of Britain :: Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, London SE1 8XX
  • Friday 27th May :: 25th Anniversary Concert in honour of Raymond Roland :: London Irish Centre, 50-52 Camden Square, London NW1 9XB
  • Tuesday 5th – Friday 8th July 2011 (Karen) :: ‘Journeys’ – Irish Music Workshops and Performance at Essex School with Mr Kelly and the BRILLIANT 5K!
  • Thursday 28th July (6pm), :: Cambridge Folk Festival Opening (Stage 2), Cherry Hinton Hall, Cambridge
  • Sunday 21st August :: Concert @ All Ireland Fleadh, Cavan, 8.30pm on Peace III Gig Rig
  • Sunday 28th August 2011 :: Crawley Irish Festival
  • Monday 29th August :: Fleadh Mór (afternoon gig) :: 1.30pm – West Yard, Camden Lock Market, Camden Lock Place, London NW1 8AF
  • Thursday 27th October 2011:: Return to Camden Town Festival, London Irish Centre, 50-52 Camden Square, London NW1 9XB

Past gigs from 2010 (click on the dates below for photos of past performances).

  • Friday 8 January (Pete, Karen, Maureen) :: Musical Traditions Club, King & Queen Pub, Foley Street, London
  • Sunday 14 March (Pete, Karen, Trad gathering) :: Lord Mayor’s St Patrick’s Celebration, Trafalgar Square, London
  • Sunday 21 February (Karen) :: London Fiddle Convention, Cecil Sharp House, Camden, London
  • Saturday 17 April (Album launch) :: Jerwood Hall, LSO St Luke’s, 161 Old Street EC1V 9NG
  • Friday 14 May :: St Elizabeth’s Hall, 131 Exeter Street, Salisbury, SP1 2SF
  • Friday 28 May :: The Cobblestone, 77 King Street North, Dublin
  • Saturday 29 May :: The Mills Inn, Ballyvourney, Macroom, Cork
  • Monday 31 May :: St John’s Theatre, The square, Listowel, Co. Kerry
  • Tuesday 1 June :: Markethouse Theatre (Tom Malone’s Pub), Miltown Malbay, Co Clare
  • Wednesday 2 June :: The Crane Bar, 2 Sea Road, Galway
  • Thursday 3 June :: Matt Molloy’s, Bridge St, Wesport, Co. Mayo
  • Friday 4 June :: The Glens Centre, New Line, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim
  • Friday 16 July (12-1.30pm) :: Café Consort, Royal Albert Hall, London, SW7
  • Friday 16 July (7.30pm) :: London Irish Centre (Musical Tribute to
    Paddy Gallagher) www.returntocamden.org
  • Thursday 22 July (Pete, Karen, Brona) :: Folk at the Royal Oak, Station Street, Lewes, BN7 2DA
  • Wednesday 25-Friday 27 August :: Whitby Folk Festival
  • Sunday 29 August :: Crawley Irish Festival
  • Saturday 16th October :: Liverpool Irish Festival, concert at Sefton Park Palm House (pics)
  • Saturday 23 October :: Return to Camden Town Festival, London Irish Centre – double bill with Matt Molloy, John Carty and Arty McGlynn
  • Tuesday 9 November :: Reception for first Royal visit to the Irish Embassy in London
  • Saturday 13 November :: Leeds Gathering Festival, concert at Otley Courthouse, Yorkshire
  • Friday 3 December :: Fundraiser for the Irish Chaplaincy in Britain, London Irish Centre

Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th February (Karen – fiddle workshops), Strings at Whitney, Henry Box School, Whitney, Oxfordshire