Ir­ish stars to play gig for Dig­nam

The Irish Times - Friday - The Ticket - - NEWS -

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

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