Australian Tour 2024!

Sharon Shannon Trio Announces Australian Tour for Spring 2024

Internationally acclaimed Irish musician Sharon Shannon, hailed as a ‘National Treasure’ by Irish President Michael D Higgins, is set to embark on an Australian tour with her renowned trio in 2024. With a career spanning four decades, 20 albums, and collaborations with musical luminaries from around the globe, Sharon Shannon continues to break new ground and redefine the boundaries of Irish traditional music.

Sharon Shannon’s musical journey has taken her to prestigious venues worldwide, from The Kennedy Centre in Washington to London’s Wembley Arena. She has collaborated with an eclectic array of artists, including Bono, Willie Nelson, Shane McGowan, and Johnny Depp. As an honorary Doctor of Music at The University of Galway, Shannon inspires students through master classes and tutorials, both online and in person, and is actively working on her archive at the University.

In addition to her extensive career, Sharon recently presented the captivating four-part musical TV series, “Heartlands,” where she explored the ancient River Shannon, making music along its majestic journey. As 2023 unfolds, Sharon Shannon looks forward to releasing new music and creating live shows that promise to surprise and excite audiences.

The Sharon Shannon Trio, featuring acclaimed Irish musician Jim Murray and the incredibly versatile Jack Maher, will grace stages across Australia in Spring 2024. Jim Murray, known for his expertise in accompanying traditional Irish music on the guitar, has garnered international acclaim through teaching and masterclasses worldwide. Jack Maher, a proficient acoustic and electric guitar player, mandolin and banjo player, singer, and songwriter, has been an integral part of the Sharon Shannon Band for over 15 years.



Australia Tour Dates:


FRI – Mar 08, 2024            Port Fairy Folk Festival

SAT – Mar 09, 2024           Port Fairy Folk Festival

MON – Mar 11, 2024        WOMADelaide

THU – Mar 14, 2024          Sydney, The Factory

FRI – Mar 15, 2024            Katoomba, Blue Mountains Music Festival

SAT – Mar 16, 2024           Katoomba, Blue Mountains Music Festival

SUN – Mar 17, 2024          Melbourne, St Kilda St Patrick’s Day Festival



Don’t miss this opportunity to witness the Sharon Shannon Trio’s spellbinding performances as they enchant audiences with their unique blend of Irish traditional music and diverse musical influences.

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