Three of the world’s finest musicians share the Eastgate stage. Master of flutes, whistles and Uillean pipes Mike McGoldrick has toured with Bob Dylan and collaborated with Jim Kerr, Youssou N’Dour and John Cale amongst many others.
John McCusker’s unique fiddle playing has earned him a reputation as one of the most gifted and versatile musicians in the world. He is renowned for his skill at transcending musical boundaries.
John Doyle’s gifts as guitarist, songwriter and vocalist have played an essential role in the renaissance of Irish traditional music. Now living in the USA, John was recently the musical director for Joan Baez.