2024 Line Up

Friday 5th
22:00 Talon
20:15 Thomas Atlas Band
18:30 Crow Black Chicken
Gates Open 17:30, finish approx 23:30
Saturday 6th
21:15 Band of Friends
19:15 The Juke Joints
17:30 The Blue Lena
15:45 Chantel McGregor
14:00 Catfish
12:30 Mississippi MacDonald
Gates Open 11:30, finish approx 23:15
Sunday 7th
19:30 Ruby Turner
17:45 Erja Lyytinen
16:00 Wille & The Bandits
14:15 Chris Bevington Organisation
12:30 James Oliver Band
Gates Open 11:30, finish approx 21:00


Talon have risen from humble beginnings to become one of the most successful theatre touring shows in the UK and ‘TO THE LIMIT 2024’ will once again feature the Eagles timeless back catalogue including Hotel California, Take It Easy, One Of These Nights, Take It To The Limit, Desperado, Lyin’ Eyes, Life In The Fast Lane and many more.

Revered by their peers and loved by their fans, this world class seven-piece band are a phenomenon. They have, over the last quarter of a century, truly transcended the tag of ‘tribute’.

“Talon perform the songs of the Eagles with reverence and super talent” (Jack Tempchin – Eagles Hit Songwriter).


Band Of Friends

Celebrating the music of the late, great Rory Gallagher!

The Band Of Friends is not a tribute to Rory, more of a celebration of his life and music. Rory’s music reached a massive audience, covering all parts of the globe and producing some of the greatest rock/blues albums of the 60’s, 70’s and the 80’s.

Gerry McAvoy (Bass Guitar)
Gerry played, recorded and toured with Rory for 20 years, from 1971 to 1991.
Gerry played on every album Rory ever made.
His 2005 book, ‘Riding Shotgun’ follows his career and life with Rory (available at most shows).
Gerry also played with Deep Joy, Champion Jack Dupree and Nine Below Zero.

Jim Kirkpatrick (Guitar/Vocals)
Jim Kirkpatrick grew up listening to Rory’s music.
He also plays with his Band FM.

Paul Rose (Guitar)
A guitar players guitar player.
He has played with some of the top names in the business.
Rory picked him out of 1000 young guitarists to win the Fender-sponsored best guitarist competition.

Brendan O’Neill (Drums)
Brendan and Gerry grew up together in Belfast, attending the same primary and secondary schools.
They formed their first band together at school in 1967. The band was Pride.
Pride developed into Deep Joy.
They went on to play together for a few years until Gerry got the call to join Rory.
In 1981 when Rory was looking for a new drummer, Brendan stepped up to the rostrum.
He then played with Rory and Gerry for a further 10 years. He then played with Nine Below Zero for more than 20 years.
Brendan is now playing most shows with Band of friends.


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