LIVE DATE ARCHIVE
December 26th Howth Lodge, Howth, Co. Dublin. Spend St. Stephens' Night in the company of Leslie and In Tua Nua. This will be In Tua Nua's only Christmas gig but it will be the best. Doors open 9pm.
December 10th The
Mystery Train on Two FM. Leslie will be sitting in for John Kelly for
6 Fridays starting Fri 10th December. So don't forget to tune in from
8.30pm to 10pm.
November 24th The Lobby Bar, Cork. An intimate night with Leslie in the surroundings of one of Cork's most famous venues. Accompanied by Scottish guitarist Iain King. Doors 9pm.
October 29th The Riverbank House Hotel, Wexford. Leslie guests with Some Like it Hot - Wexford's Big Band Spectacular.
June In Tua Nua - getting back together for some impromtu gigs over the summer. The In Tua Nua line-up may have changed a little but the music is still rocking.. Leslie was delighted to take up the familiar position as lead singer for a number of gigs over the summer. Rumours abound about a greatest hits release, a trip into the studio, a scheduled tour - well you'll have to check back to see if the rumours are true.
September 11th Treacy's Hotel, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford. Blackstairs Blues Enniscorthy is proud to present a very special concert. This will be Leslie's first gig playing her favourite blues classics from Bonnie Raitt to Eta James and others. This will be start of a great blues festival with free gigs all weekend as well as a main stage event on the Saturday night, check out www.blackstairsblues.com for further details. Tickets for the concert are available from Treacy's Hotel 054-37798 and doors open at 10pm.
August 20th Finnegan's Bar, South Main Street, Wexford, The Whoseday Club presents Leslie Dowdall in a live gig not to be missed. Appearing with Leslie are Bill Shanley and James Blennerhassett, both best known for their involvement with Mary Black's band. Support on the night is provided by Liam Merriman, a Waterford solo artist with a great reputation as a live performer. The gig is at 8.30pm and tickets are on sale from Finnegan's bar but get there early as this is an intimate venue with limited capacity.
January Leslie appears in 'The Paul Brady Songbook' DVD series featuring six half hour tv shows recently shown on R.T.E.. There are also some extra bonus tracks not included in the tv series. Also available is 'The Paul Brady Songbook' live cd on which Leslie also appears.
December 22nd Olympia Theatre, Dublin, Tom Dunne's Best of 80's concert, a great night of music and nostalgia was had by all.
November 6th and 7th The Belfast Festival, The Waterfront, Belfast, Leslie appears with Paul Brady
October 23rd Riverbank Hotel, Wexford, The Whoseday Club presents Leslie in her first live concert this year. Appearing with Leslie is Paul Harrington and special guests. For details see www.wexlive.com
September Leslie will be guesting with Paul Brady on R.T.E. in a six part television series entitled 'The Paul Brady Songbook' which will be shown weekly starting in late september
August 10th Castlewellan, Co. Down, Leslie appeared with Paul Brady
June 8th London Fleadh , Leslie appeared with Paul Brady
March 4th Meteor Music Awards, The Point, Leslie appeared with Paul Brady
February 20th Live on Open House, RTE.
The Flight of the Earls
Castle, Carrigtwohill, Co. Cork
Paul Brady Concerts
Paul Brady's series of concerts took place in October in Vicar Street. For a full listing of Leslie's involvement with Paul Brady in Vicar St. as well as other guest artists, click here.