Irish stars to play gig for Dignam
A one-off charity gig to help with the medical expenses of Aslan singer Christy Dignam, who is undergoing treatment for blood cancer, will take place in Dublin next month.
A number of acts have signed up for A Night for Christy at the Olympia Theatre on June 21st, including Gavin Friday, Horslips, Paul Brady, Shane McGowan, Mary Black, Bressie, Danny O’Reilly (The Coronas), Mark Feehily (Westlife), Tom Dunne and more.
Rumours abound that Bono will also perform, but the band would not confirm them. Bono or no Bono, tickets are ¤30 and on sale today from ticketmaster.ie.
Christy minstrel: Friday