LOCAL traditional ballad group, The Kilkennys certainly have been very busy year since last year’s All Ireland hurling final. They have toured the UK, Scotland, Germany and Holland playing to huge crowds and winning over thousiands of new fans in brand new territories.
So successful was Germany and Holland that Danish TV are spending three days with the band members this week. They will be filmed for Danish television station, DK4 and it will be broadcast later in September. The main event will be The Kilkennys live at Paris Texas tommorow night (Tuesday). The show will be a special event. The venue will be transformed for one intimate show. For those of you hoping to be part of this milestone in the band’s career, please be in Paris Texas by 8:30pm as the doors will be closed by then to facilitate the television crew. This is a big night for the Kilkennys to showcase local musicians but also to show everybody in Holland, Germany, Denmark and beyond, that Kilkenny is great place to visit with the best Irish music in the country.