Joe Hurley's 19th Annual All-Star Irish Rock Revue returns to Highline Ballroom for one-night-only, Sat March 11th !
For 19 years, NYC singer-songwriter-actor Joe Hurley has saluted his Irish heritage with a blazing musical extravaganza that celebrates Ireland's musical gifts to the world. The All-Star Irish Rock Revue has long been a beloved NYC institution-performing to sold out audiences at Bowery Ballroom, Webster Hall, Lincoln Center & since 2010 at Highline Ballroom.
Hosted by acclaimed songwriters Edward Rogers & Joe Hurley, The All-Star Irish Rock Revue kicks off at 6:45pm with a mad parade of extraordinary singers taking the stage as dozens of Guest Stars dive into the 'Great Irish Songbook' performing the timeless classics of Thin Lizzy, U2, The Pogues, Van Morrison, The Undertones, SLF, Morrissey, John Lydon, Boomtown Rats, Dubliners, Sinead, Trad beauties & Rebel Songs.
From the punk of The Undertones 'Teenage Kicks' to the soul of Van's ' Caravan', the pure rock bliss of Thin Lizzy's 'The Boys Are Back in Town' to the poetry of ' Salley Gardens' & 'Dirty Old Town' the songs of the Irish are sung by a wildly diverse group from all cultural backgrounds.
Of Ireland... For everyone.
This years 3 1/2 hour concert will celebrate the vital role immigrants have played in the glorious history of this city! "Thousands are sailing"...