Pauline Scanlon & Band

“Her voice is a superb mix of china cup fragility and steely strength” The Irish Times

Pauline Scanlon is a talented vocalist and songwriter who electrified the Irish music scene with her stunning debut album, Red Colour Sun, Produced by John Reynolds over ten years ago. Deeply immersed in the tradition, yet completely aware of the edgier developments within the folk and world music realm, Scanlon is capable of making the oldest ballads sound immediate and fresh while granting newer material a timeless resonance. For her performance at Tradfest, she will be supported by her band featuring; Shane Hennessy (guitar), Eamon Murray (drums), Jos Kelly (piano) & Nicola Joyce (backing vocals).