Author: Danny Boy

Lee Hedley Blues Band

A good auld mix of Blues and Rock with a little soul thrown in. Serious musicianship and a highly entertaining frontman. No set list required. Bring yer dancing shoes. Not...

Joan Talbot & Jazz Gazette

Joan Talbot from Dublin joins up with the “Boys” who hail from Strabane & Omagh to perform in various Jazz festivals during the year – including Derry Jazz Festival, Doonbeg,...

Invisible Jug Band

Back again for 2 gigs at the 2019 festival, and hailing from the wild west of Ireland, The Invisible Jug Band are a rag tag collective of some of Galway...

Palais Swing Band

A superb live 10 piece band performing hits from the swing era. From Glenn Miller to Jools Holland – from Ella Fitzgerald to Caro Emerald – from Rat Pack to...

The Swingtime Starlets

The Swingtime Starlets – aka Orla Mullan & Naomi Rocke ! Get your toes tapping, your sweetheart swaying, your jitterbug jiving and become entranced in the romance as this diverse,...

The Clandestinos

The Clandestinos formed in 2014 in their hometown of Galway. Their intention was to celebrate and pay tribute to the much loved music of Reggae, Ska and Latin and to...

The Mindbenders

The Mindbenders are a four piece covers and originals band from Donegal & Derry. Playing all over Ireland, the band blends funk, soul, rock & pop into a cocktail of...

Harry Connolly Band

Now here’s a treat – Harry Connolly & Friends.  One of the original musicians of the Cork Jazz Festival, coming to Limavady with his hugely talented band for 2 highly...

Fiona Scott Trotter Band

Fiona Trotter has performed at numerous Jazz and Blues Festivals throughout Ireland and Scotland with a 2 piece, 3/4 and 5 piece band called THE FIONA SCOTT TROTTER BAND and...

Espresso Jazz

Espresso Jazz play mainstream jazz, swing, ballads, bossa, blues and bop.  Attractive melodies, foot-tapping rhythms, well-tried hits from the 1920s onwards and newer latin, blues- and rock-tinged styles… We are...

The Windy City Rev Ups

Big shout out to Kevin McLeod and Martin Mullan of Air Cool Engineering for bringing the Rev Ups to Ireland. The lads were in Chicago for that now famous game...

Belfast Community Gospel Choir

As we strive to ensure the festival reaches the whole community, we are very proud to announce the appearance of the Belfast Community Gospel Choir this year, at Christ the...

Belfast Community Gospel Choir

Hailed as ‘the soul of Belfast’ the Belfast Community Gospel Choir (BCGC) has literally taken Northern Ireland by storm. They are relentless ambassadors for the city of Belfast and the...

Saturday Photos Online

Saturday night photos are here…well done to our Official Festival Photographer Adam McAllister, who was on the batter all day and night to bring you these great memories ! Also available...

Friday Photos Online

Friday night photos are here… Also available on Facebook – get liking, sharing and tagging folks !!

Thursday Photos Online

Official Festival Photographer Adam McAllister has been working the night shift again… Also available on Facebook – get liking, sharing and tagging folks !!  

Let’s be careful out there…

We’re about to kick off the best weekend in the Roe Valley annual social calendar, so on behalf of everyone in the Jazz & Blues Committee, we hope everyone has a...

Video : Errol & Ted @ the RVACC

We captured this track from Errol & Ted at our Festival Curtain Raiser on Wednesday night.  The guys were joined by special guests Pat Muldowney on guitar, Joe Murray on...

Wednesday Photos Online

Official photos by Adam McAllister our Festival Photographer now online on Facebook and the website. For your liking and sharing !