Dublinjazz.ie Presents at Bagots Hutton LIVE
Sunday afternoons just got better in Dublin with our latest announcement to our 5.00pm musically show. Making her debut at Bagots Hutton LIVE it is a great pleasure to welcome The Susan Tomelty Band. In store is a blistering evening of funky Rhythm & Blues. The band cover material from Koko Taylor, Bobby Blue Bland, Big Mama Thornton, Tony Joe White, Susan Tedeschi, B B King, John Mayall, Peter Green, originals and much more!
Susan Tomelty, one of the finest singers to come out of N. Ireland, hails from Portaferry Co. Down originally and her musical journey has brought her to Dublin, via Drumshanbo Co. Leitrim, England, Scotland, France, Denmark, Sweden, Belfast and Nashville. Susan was the youngest performer on The Cork Opera House at the early age of two. She comes from a well know theatrical and musical family. Her father, Peter Tomelty, was a professional tenor and was the host of the ever popular television series on UTV, "With a fiddle and a flute" which beat Coronation Street ratings. Her uncle Joseph Tomelty, Actor, Play write and writer, starred in many films such like Moby Dick, A Night to Remember, The Time Barrier just to name a few. Frances Tomelty, Joseph's daughter, is a well know established actress and has appeared in many films like The Field and television series. Roma Tomelty, writer and actress runs a Drama School in Belfast. Susan's mum Gertie Wine, comedian and dancer, runs her own dance school in Portaferry.
Susan Tomelty – Vocals, Guitar
Brian Harris – Guitar
Bill Begin – Bass
Fran Byrne – Drums
6 Ormond Quay, Dublin, Ireland