The Daily Build Up – Wednesday 27th – Lynched

Lynched are a four-piece traditional folk group from Dublin, Ireland, who combine distinctive four-part vocal harmonies with arrangements of uilleann pipes, concertina, Russian accordion, fiddle and guitar. Their repertoire spans humorous Dublin music-hall ditties and street-songs, classic ballads from the Traveller tradition, traditional Irish and American dance tunes, and their own original material. Formed asContinue Reading

The Daily Build Up – Tuesday 26th – The Casey Sisters

The Casey / Ní Chathasaigh sisters grew up in a West Cork household steeped in traditional music and song. Having carved very different careers, they have come together to record what is, astonishingly, their first CD together, Sibling Revelry. For this special project, they mine the musical riches of their family, neighbourhood, county and country,Continue Reading

2016 Literary Pub Crawl

The Literary Pub Crawl of Rostrevor returns for another year. This is one of the highlights of the Festival every year. It is well attended by all ages, so if you can sing, tell a yarn, recite a poem or play an instrument, bring it along and enjoy thee pub crawl with a difference!