Former liveIreland Presenter Daoiri Farrell Wins BBC Folk Awards.

Daoiri Farrell , a graduate of BCFE in Irish Traditional Music Performance and liveIreland presenter  won two BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards. Daoiri had been nominated in 3 Categories and on the night won, Best Traditional Track  for the track  Van Diemen’s Land from his new album  ‘True Born Irishman’  (featuring our own Pat Daly and Tony Byrne) and  also the Horizon Award for best new artist.

Daoiri and his band (featuring  Pat and Tony) performed  Van Diemen’s Land on stage in the Royal Albert Hall last night. Ry Cooder, Billy Bragg and Al Stewart also performed on the night. Full details can be found on:
BBC Radio 2 Folk Music Awards

Back in the day in liveIreland’s temple Bar Studio:



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