Archive for 'Damien News'
Posted on 18. May, 2013 by admin.
In an interview with Charlie Rose this week, Bono mentions Damien Rice as one of his favorite songwriters. It's part of the conversation that starts 48 minutes in...
Posted on 08. May, 2013 by admin.
Damien will be playing at the Lokerse Festival in Belgium on the 8th of August. Full line-up here. Tickets here. Also recently announced: 18 May - Seoul Jazz Festival @ Olympic Park, Seoul, South Korea 22 Jun - Best Kept Secret Festival, Tilberg, Netherlands 19 Ju - Colours of Ostrava Festival, Ostrava, Czech Republic 27 Jul - Blue Balls Festival, Lucerne, Switzerland
Posted on 14. Mar, 2013 by admin.
Damien will be performing at the Blue Balls Festival in Lucerne, Switzerland, on 27 July 2013. Full details here. Thanks to Alessandro for letting us know. Damien last performed at the festival in 2007.
Posted on 13. Mar, 2013 by admin.
Damien has been added to the line-up for the Best Kept Secret festival in Hilvarenbeek, Netherlands in June. He's scheduled to perform on Saturday 22 June. Full details here. Thanks to Caroline for letting us know!
Posted on 20. Feb, 2013 by admin.
Damien is returning to South Korea in May to perform at the Seoul Jazz Festival. The festival runs from May 17 to the 18th at Seoul's Olympic Park.
Posted on 12. Feb, 2013 by admin.
According to the Orange County Register, Damien performed The Blower's Daughter at the Troubadour in Los Angeles last Saturday night with Emmylou Harris. [Emmylou Harris] ceded the stage to Damien Rice, another singer too long out of the spotlight. With Harris adding soaring harmony, he offered a passionate version of one of his career-launching staples, “The Blower’s Daughter.” Thanks to Shilelagh for letting us know about this.
Posted on 12. Jan, 2013 by admin.
Damien will be performing at the Colours of Ostrava festival in the Czech Republic in July. This will be the twelfth year of the festival in Ostrava and it takes place from 18 to 21 July. Other confirmed artists include Sigur Rós, Asaf Avidan, Irie revoltes, Red Bara, Tata Bojs, Prague selection and Wanastowi Vjecy. Tickets are available here.
Posted on 24. Dec, 2012 by admin.
Damien is featured on a new track by Irish singer-songwriter David Hopkins called "There Are Debts". Here's the video!
Posted on 24. Dec, 2012 by admin.
Last June, Damien performed at the Electric Burma concert in Dublin to honor Burmese democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi. That concert was recorded and will be broadcast on Irish TV this Thursday night (27 December) on RTE 1 at 10:35 PM. It will also be released as a DVD soon. Here is the trailer:
Posted on 13. Oct, 2012 by admin.
Damien's cover of U2's "One", which was released last year on a U2 covers album, is featured in a new film with Ewan McGregor and Naomi Watts called The Impossible. Thanks to Jeff for pointing us to the trailer:
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- RIP James Nolan 2012-06-20
- Posted some videos of Bono singing with Damien at http://t.co/dSRt9fmz :) @mattmcgee @u2log @scatterolight 2012-06-19
- Earlier Damien performed The Blower's Daughter and Unplayed Piano with the lovely @VyvienneLong :) 2012-06-18
- They sang Walk On and One. Then the other performers joined in for Get Up Stand Up and I Shall Be Released. 2012-06-18
- Great to see Damien perform with Bono at Electric Burma tonight. We'll have videos at http://t.co/QRRWqvGS tomorrow. #walkon 2012-06-18
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