Walthamstow Folk Club
20th May 2012

Thomas McCarthy & Racker Donnelly

 

An evening for serious craic addicts.

Thomas McCarthy is a singer from an Irish Traveller family in Birr, County Offaly. From a considerable dynasty of traditional singers, song-makers and musicians, Thomas grew up surrounded by the singing of his late mother, her father and aunts and uncles and now lives in London. 

http://www.tinfolkmusic.com/www.tinfolkmusic.com/Thomas_McCarthy.html

Racker Donnelly, the Irish Folk Poet writes verse and song that's as funny and charming as it is literate.

http://www.rackerdonnelly.com/

Admission £8 (£6 unwaged)