Grammy award-winning band, Clannad has announced the relaunch of their tour for 2022, The Farewell Tour. Clannad will make a pit stop at Gramercy Theatre in New York City on Thursday and Friday September 29th and 30th, 2022.
Clannad released five successful and inspirational albums over a decade which led to their greater recognition as a band after collaborating with a three-part TV drama depicting the troubles in Northern Ireland for the show Harry’s Game in 1982 as there theme music composers. The song “Theme From Harry’s Game” hit number two in Ireland and number five in the UK, which won the band an Ivor Novello award.
Their music appeared in soundtrack albums for documentary’s and a half hour animation The Angel and the Soldier Boy where only Clannad’s music played without any voiceovers that told the story perfectly. Clannad has also collaborate with a diverse range of artists such as Bruce Hornsby, Steve Perry, JD Souther, Paul Young, Duke Special and Bono of U2 which became the band’s most successful collaboration of their career to date.
Clannad’s “In A Lifetime, The Farewell Tour” begins in September in California for the kick off to the 23-city North American part of the tour. Tickets are on sale at here.
NORTH AMERICA TOUR DATES:
Thu Sep 08 – San Francisco, CA – Palace of Fine Arts
Sat Sep 10 – Los Angeles, CA – Palace Theatre
Sun Sep 11 – San Diego, CA – The Magnolia
Tue Sep 13 – Mesa, AZ – Mesa Arts Center
Thu Sep 15 – St. Louis, MO – Sheldon Concert Hall
Sat Sep 17 – Minneapolis, MN – The Fillmore
Sun Sep 18 – Milwaukee, WI – Pabst Theater
Tue Sep 20 – Chicago, IL – Irish American Heritage Center
Wed Sep 21 – Detroit, MI – The Fillmore
Fri Sep 23 – Cleveland, OH – Ohio Theatre at Playhouse Square
Sat Sep 24 – Pittsburgh, PA – Roxian Theatre
Mon Sep 26 – Alexandria, VA – The Birchmere
Tue Sep 27 – Philadelphia, PA – The Fillmore
Thu Sep 29 – New York, NY – Gramercy Theatre
Fri Sep 30 – New York, NY – Gramercy Theatre
Sun Oct 02 – Portland, ME – Aura
Mon Oct 03 – Boston, MA – Berklee Performance Center
Wed Oct 05 – Toronto, ON – Danforth Music Hall
Thu Oct 06 – Montreal, QB – Corona Theatre
Sat Oct 08 – Saint John, Newbrunswick – Imperial Theatre
Sun Oct 09 – Halifax, NS – Rebecca Cohn Auditorium
Tue Oct 11 – Charlottetown, PE – Confederation Centre of the Arts
Thu Oct 13 – St. John’s, Newfoundland – Holy Heart Theatre