Pete Kennedy tour comes to Thurles

Irish singer-songwriter Pete Kennedy has announced a homecoming tour for February 2015.

Irish singer-songwriter Pete Kennedy has announced a homecoming tour for February 2015.

The Nashville-based star, who is originally from Offaly, will take his ‘I Am The One Tour’ on the road for eight dates across Ireland. Pete will be backed by Kennedy’s Nashville band. The tour commences on February 12th at The Spirit Store in Dundalk and takes in Thurles (February 13th), Galway, Kilkenny, Waterford and a date at The Sugar Club in Dublin before finishing with a homecoming show at the Birr Theatre & Arts Centre on February 21st.

Pete has become a regular on the Nashville singer-songwriter scene, performing at the city’s annual CMA Music Festival as part of an International Artist Showcase. He recently performed at Nashville’s legendary Bluebird Cafe with a host of special guests including songwriting legends Larry Weiss, Wood Newton and Victoria Shaw and 80’s pop superstar Tiffany. He has also featured on the hit ABC television show ‘Nashville’.

Since his musical debut in 2010 Pete has won international music awards, toured extensively across the US and Europe and built a dedicated fan base.

Kennedy has recently been featured on major television shows such as RTE’s Today and Nationwide. For more details see: petekennedy.net.