Niamh Strong Band
Arthur’s Blues & Jazz Club is set to host an evening with the Niamh Strong Band on Friday, 16th February 2024, from 20:30 to 23:30 GMT. The event, held at 28 Thomas Street, Dublin, promises attendees a captivating experience through the genres of blues, soul, and jazz.
Niamh Strong, a singer with a lineage deeply rooted in Ireland’s musical heritage, leads the band. She first showcased her talent at the age of nine, and has since developed a unique vocal style that encompasses the richness of blues, the depth of soul, and the intricacy of jazz. Her family background, with her father Rob Strong being a legendary blues singer and her brother Andrew Strong known for his role in the film “The Commitments”, adds to the allure of her music.
The performance is part of a series of music events organised by Arthur’s Blues and Jazz Club, a venue renowned as the home of blues and jazz in Ireland. The club has hosted over 15,000 attendees across various events, making it a staple in the Dublin music scene.
Niamh Strong’s recent works include her album “Niamh Strong Sings Eva Cassidy”, a tribute to the influential singer Eva Cassidy, and original songs “Brighter Days” released in 2022, and “Yesterday” released in 2023. The band lineup for the evening includes Mark Dudley on guitar, Brian Grant on double bass/bass, and Gonzo Houlihan on drums, each bringing their expertise to deliver an unforgettable performance.