WE ARE LIGHTNING! LINE-UP REVEALED!
You are invited to the final requiem for the last music joint left in town.....
Along with this incredible line up just announced for We Are Lightning!
St. James' Brass & Reed Band
St. James' Brass & Reed Band is by far Ireland’s oldest band. It was established in 1800 but early records trace back as far as 1737. Today, the band has 35 playing members, its oldest and longest-serving member, John Gannon (Snr), has more than 75 continuous years under his belt.
The Line-Up Choir
The Line-Up is an amateur community choir based in Harold’s Cross, Dublin. Directed by Róisín Savage, the group of over 125 singers cover contemporary songs from the Rock, Pop and Soul genres.
High Hopes Choir
In 2014, the High Hopes choir was formed by Ireland’s world-renowned conductor, David Brophy. He set out to help people who are homeless and change their lives through music. As well as numerous TV appearances, the choir have performed for President Michael D Higgins at a garden party in Áras an Uachtaráin, at the European Parliament in Brussels, and at Ireland’s largest music festival, Electric Picnic, alongside world famous bands such as Blur.
The Zombie Dolls were formed in the the Frank Kearns Rockschool summer camp 2019 and are playing their first ever gig as part of the show.
The House Band: Nuala Honan & Ben Winter
Nuala Honan is a Bristol based acclaimed songwriter and sensational singer.
Ben Winter is a Bristol based and legendary bass player.