Dylan Fest Dublin
57 Middle Abbey Street, Dublin, 1, IE
The Best Fest, sponsored by Jameson® Irish Whiskey, presents Dylan Fest Dublin at The Academy on August 9th. Hosted by the Cabin Down Below Band, the evening will celebrate the music of Bob Dylan, featuring a slew of incredible performers from America, the UK and Ireland, including The Strokes’ guitar duo Nick Valensi and Albert Hammond, Jr., as well as Fran Healy of Travis, Bell X1’s Paul Noonan, Gemma Hayes, Boz Scaggs, Jape, Conor & Neil Adams from Cast of Cheers, Butch Walker, James Vincent McMorrow, Heathers, Cathy Davey, Gavin Friday, Ruby Amanfu, Jerry Fish, Danny Masterson and many surprises!
In the past year, the Best Fest, sponsored by Jameson® Irish Whiskey, has staged legendary shows in New York, Los Angeles and San Francisco and have been joined by amazing guests including Kings of Leon, the Black Keys, Perry Farrell, Johnny Depp, Kesha, Norah Jones and Mike Campbell. In addition to Dylan Fest, the Best Fest is also responsible for Petty Fests and Stones Fests around the U.S. The Dublin show on August 9th will mark their first show overseas.
“We’re honored and extremely excited to bring The Best Fest to the home of Jameson Irish Whiskey, Dublin Ireland” says Fest Co-Founder Alex Levy. “It’s a great way to celebrate the tremendous year we’ve had, and the things we have planed in the years to come. We couldn’t do any of it without Jameson.”