Dar­lin’ stand by them

The Irish Times - Friday - The Ticket - - Music News - irish­times.com/cul­ture

Play­ing for Change, a mu­sic col­lec­tive that has gen­er­ated mil­lions of YouTube hits for their cover of Ben E King’s Stand By Me, will play their first Ir­ish gigs at Cork Opera House (June 26th) and Whe­lan’s (27th). Pro­ducer Mark John­son trav­elled the globe col­lect­ing cov­ers of the track by street mu­si­cians for a doc­u­men­tary in 2009. The col­lec­tive now per­form rein­ter­pre­ta­tions of many other well-known songs. tinyurl.com/pf­cire­land

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