Jiggy Live at The Church as part of Dublin City Tradfest
Jan 25 2020
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The Church, Junction of Mary St & Jervis St, Dublin 1, Dublin,
T: +353 1 8280102
Dublin City Tradfest 2020 Presents Jiggy Live at The Church Café, Late Bar & Restaurant on Saturday 25th January 2020.
Experience the best of Traditional Irish Music and Dance this January 2020 during Dublin City Tradfest
7 days, 40 performers, 14 events, 1 venue, 20th - 26th January 2020
Join in at Dublin City Tradfest and witness the variety of vibrant Irish music in Dublin for 7 days in January with over 40 performers, including musicians, dancers and music experts, travelling from all over Ireland & Europe to perform in over 10 events at The Church Bar & Restaurant. All Events are Free!
Jiggy has developed a sound unlike anything else, fusing vocal lilting & beatboxing, Irish traditional music, hip hop dance grooves, world music rhythms and harmonies. Expect a thrilling live set of original music and traditional dance tunes.
Jiggy continue the tradition of their musical ancestors while bringing a whole new exotic flavour to the table, more of a collective than an orthodox band, Jiggy’s mercurial line up mixes and melds Irish traditional music, world rhythms and cutting-edge dance grooves. Jiggy took the internet by storm with their video ‘Silent Place’ celebrating the global togetherness of dance and to date, it has clocked up more than 22 million views. This has introduced the band to a brand new audience worldwide and their debut album Translate went to number 1 in the world music charts in Ireland, United States, Canada, France, Australia, Poland & UK and they are now a big hit with festival audiences across the globe.
Entry is free to this event but space is limited so get there early!