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Steve Wickham (The Waterboys)

Event Location
Live At St. Luke's St. Luke's Summerhill North Cork Co. Cork
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Date and Time
  • May 27, 7:30pm
Other Times
  • Show: 8:00pm

The Good Room presents..

Steve Wickham (The Waterboys)

+ special guest Ger Wolfe

Saturday 27th May

Live At St. Luke's

Tickets €22.50 + €1.97 booking fee

Doors 7:30pm | Show 8pm

Steve Wickham founding member of The Waterboys plays Live At St. Luke's with his band The Beekeepers on May 27th.

“In 2012 I was sitting (being painted) for my friend the painter Nick Miller and I started writing tunes as he was painting. The sittings went on over a couple of weeks by that time I’d recorded several hours of improvised music, thus began the seeds of this album…” (Steve Wickham, March 2017)

Many music fans will know Steve Wickham from his virtuoso violin playing in The Waterboys, with whom he has played for over thirty years.

In addition, Steve’s live and studio performances have made him - if not quite a household name - then certainly a household sound. His recording debut was on U2’s ‘Sunday Bloody Sunday’ in 1982, and his Waterboys cover of Prince’s ‘Purple Rain’, demonstrating his ‘fuzz-fiddle’ technique live on BBC R2, left Chris Evans awestruck: “The best cover we’ve ever had in the studio”, he said of the performance. Other artists with whom Steve has played include Bob Dylan, Elvis Costello and Sinead O’Connor. Band-mate and musical collaborator Mike Scott has described Steve as ‘the world’s greatest rock fiddle player’.


General Admission
Live At St. Luke's St. Luke's Summerhill North Cork

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