Gig for Robbie

robbie-gigA special gala charity night – ‘Gig for Robbie’ is taking place on Monday 26th September in the Olympia Theatre to honour well known musician, drummer Robbie Brennan, who died in April this year.

Robbie played with Jerry Lee Lewis, Philip Lynott, Paul Brady and a host of other artistes but was probably best known as the drummer with popular Dublin band ‘Stepaside’.

The Gig for Robbie is a gathering of friends and fellow musicians to celebrate his life and long career and will feature musicians from many of the acts Robbie played with over the years.

A star-studded line-up will include Paul Brady, Mary Coughlan, Brian Downey(Thin Lizzy), Stepaside, Scullion, Honor Heffernan, AJA, Auto da Fe and a host of other bands.

Tickets are available from the Olympia Box Office and Ticketmaster priced €20/25/30 with all proceeds going to the homeless charity Merchants Quay Ireland. – See you there !!

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