Category: News

Hotcoal Blues 2014

Fresher memories from only last year. Hotcoal Blues played both the Friday and Saturday evenings at Douglas’ Bar and the Rugby Club respectively. With their mix of contemporary blues numbers...

Musical Conversations with Richard Abbott

“We don’t write songs, songs write themselves……….we are just the messengers.” Richard Abbott from Limavady, has written a book about songwriting. For over forty years Richard has been writing, co-writing...

Valentines Ball Fundraiser 2015

Valentine’s Ball Fundraiser

Our Valentine’s Ball is shaping up to be one of the events of the year folks – get yourselves organised and get a ticket – or a bunch of tickets...

Rory Clements Radio Foyle

Queen of the Glens

Rory Clements and award winning singer/songwriter Errol Walsh met up a few years back when piano player Rory, who lives and works in Limavady, booked Errol for a solo show...

Kaz Hawkins Limavady Danny Boy Jazz and Blues

Kaz singing in the bath

It always sounds better singing in the bath dunnit ?  Well, actually, that probably depends on who’s doin’ the singin’ ! Certainly works for Kaz…

Limavady Travel

Win £1000 at the Valentines Ball !

One of the spectacular prizes on offer at our Valentine’s Ball will be a voucher for £1000, which can be redeemed against the holiday or trip of your choice at...

Business people – your festival needs you!

We invite businesses to donate prizes to be raffled at the Valentines Ball – all proceeds go to the 2015 Danny Boy Jazz and Blues Festival. In return you will...

Formal suit hire offer

  D&Gs Fashions, Main St are offering a special mens formal hire package for the event – dress suit, shirt and bow tie all for £35. This is shaping up...

Valentines Ball tickets moving fast

Word from our resellers is that tickets for this event are going like snow off a deek.   It’s ticket only folks, so if your name’s not down, ur not...

Danny Boy Jazz & Blues Valentines Ball

Let your fingers do the walking

It’s a bit stormy out there, so if you don’t feel like leaving the sofa, tickets are also available to purchase on-line. Here’s how it works…think Easyjet boarding pass… Go...

Valentines Ball – Less than 5 weeks to go

Less than 5 weeks to go to the big event. Who better to kick things off on the night than the Limavady Big Band. They need no introduction and have...

Valentines Ball Danny Boy Jazz and Blues Limavady

Attention all lovers…

Danny Boy Jazz & Blues Festival are excited to announce plans for a Valentine’s Ball on Saturday 14th February, 2015, at Frank Owens Marquee, Limavady. More details of bands, refreshments,...

stendahl xmas 14

Stendahl @ Franks

Get along to Frank Owens marquee tonight, 27/12/14,  to enjoy a touch of Winter Stendahl ! Doors open 9.00pm

Carmina

Happy Christmas Everyone

To ease you gently into the day, here’s a beautiful rendition of “Danny Boy” by Irish group, Carmina. Carmina were commissioned to record a centenary version of the songs by...

Festival 2015 – First Booking !

To mark the “quare stretch in the evenings” that heralds the onset of our glorious Irish Summer, what better way to shake off the cold than dream of the opening...

Rackhouse Pilfer – New Video

These lads have built up quite a following during 2014, and graced stages in Limavady to rapturous receptions. Will they return in 2015 ?   Watch this space…we’ve some exciting...

Little Hours EP

Little Hours – Let It Snow

Friends John Doherty and Ryan McCloskey make up Little Hours, a Donegal two-piece.  Here’s their pretty special version of “Let It Snow” More details at Joe.ie.  You’re very welcome, enoy...

Rockin Santa

Christmas Jazz & Blues

Find all of our Jazzy Christmas picks on our YouTube playlist.  Check it out via the website.   We’ll be adding to this playlist as the big day approaches.  ...

Support Our Sponsors This Christmas

This Christmas, when you’re shopping, eating or in need of business services in the Limavady area, please remember and support the local patrons who have brought you the festival’s musical delights and...

Danny Boy Jazz & Blues 2015

WELCOME…..to the brand new website for the 19th Danny Boy Jazz & Blues festival. We hope to include a few new features as well this year along with the new look....