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Carrick-on-suir, Kilkenny & Naas Gigs Next Weekend!!!!!

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Hello everybody,

Hope you’re all having a marvelous weekend.

I’m so excited to tell you that the wonderful Deni Bonet has arrived in Ireland and will meet up with Clive & I this Monday morning April 9th to perform on RTÉ Radio 1’s Seán O’Rourke Show after 10am. For our overseas friends you can listen in online here

Next Friday April 13th, we play the legendary Tearoom Sessions Carrick-on-Suir, Saturday April 14th we return to Cleere’s Theatre Kilkenny & Sunday April 15th we make our debut performance at Moat Theatre.

For a full list of details and to purchase tickets you can do so here

Spread the word and look forward to seeing you there,

Luan x


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Luan Parle & Clive Barnes Play Visual Carlow This Saturday Night March 31st

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Hey folks,

After a fab start to our 2018 tour dates last weekend in Galway, the show rolls on to the beautiful Visual Carlow this Saturday night March 31st.

Friday night Clive Barnes & I played a little gem of a venue called The Village Theatre Carrabane Athenry, which is run by a Ciarán and his lovely wife Niamh.

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We had a wonderful night there before heading onto Galway city to play The Black Gate Cultural Centre which is the brainchild of a great friend and fellow musician Peader King.

This Saturday night, Clive & I return to Carlow town to play The Visual, a stunning venue.

During the week, I popped in for a coffee and was so excited to see our poster in the reception area that I just had to take a picture :)

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Tickets: €15/12conc however if you book your tickets now you can avail of the early bird offer of just 10 euros!!!!

Book online here

Can’t wait to see you there :)

Luan x

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Book Tickets For Galway & Carlow Tour Dates This March

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Hey everybody :)

Hope you all survived the Beast From The East & Storm Emma.

I must admit that I did enjoy the snow….a lot :) and took full advantage of not being able to go anywhere 😉

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However, I am so excited now that the snow has disappeared to be back on the road again.

March 24th Clive Barnes and I will play The Village Theatre Athenry, March 25th we play The Black Gate Cultural Centre Galway & March 31st we play The Visual Carlow. All incredible venues so we really cannot wait.

For a full list of details and to book tickets online you can do so here

Feel free to spread the word and look forward to seeing you there,

Luan x

 



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Luan Parle Songwriting Workshops Kilkenny

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Hey folks,

I’m so excited to announce that I will host a 4 week songwriting workshop in Gaelscoil Osraí Kilkenny, commencing Monday January 15th and continue January 22nd, January 29th and February 5th.

The workshop for 11 – 17 years will take place weekly from 6pm to 7pm while the workshop for 18 years and over will take place weekly from 7pm – 8pm.

Cost of the workshop is 25 euros weekly or you can purchase as a package online for a reduced rate of € 80.00…. a perfect Christmas present for the budding songwriter in your life.

PURCHASE HERE 

When purchasing online, just pop your age category in the additional information box.

Below you can check out RTÉ 1 Nationwide’s recent coverage of the workshops….

AN INTRODUCTION TO SONGWRITING – 4 WEEK WORKSHOP 

Have you ever wanted to write a song?

Luan Parle & Gaelscoil Osraí have joined forces to bring this exclusive songwriting workshop to Kilkenny.

The workshop is one hour per week for 4 weeks and focuses on songwriting & performance.

Workshop participants will also learn about the day to day workings of the music industry from a professional musician and receive guidance if looking to pursue a career in music.

A Little About Luan

Meteor & Tatler Award winner Luan Parle has had numerous hits & accolades. Her top 10 hit single ‘Ghost’ spent three months in the Irish Charts and was the most played Irish single of that year.
Parle signed her first record deal at just 12 years of age and has written and recorded with some of the worlds most successful songwriters & producers including Grammy award winning Bill Bottrell (Sheryl Crowe, Michael Jackson, Prince, Travelling Wilburys, Elton John) & Billy Steinberg (Madonna, Roy Orbison, Cyndi Lauper, The Pretenders, Whitney Houston, The Bangles, Celine Dion).

Parle signed with Elton Johns Management Company Twenty First Artists and Sony Music Ireland.

Parle is a director of IASCA – Irish Association of Songwriters, Composers And Authors

Over the past 10 years, Luan has been bringing songwriting & performance workshops to people of all ages around Ireland through her own company LPR Records, through IMRO, Music Generation, The International Literature Festival Dublin among other organisations.
Luan held a songwriting workshop with the transition year girls from Presentation Secondary School Clonmel in association with IMRO for RTE’s Big Music Week some years back. The song written during the workshop titled ‘My Hero’ became a great success and was released for St Vincent De Paul Charity two weeks before Christmas reaching number 7 in the Irish charts. Paddy Power was even taking bets for a Christmas number 1.

You can watch the video below…

In April of this year Luan brought 5 songwriting workshops in association with IMRO to 5 secondary schools around the country including CCM in Wicklow. Luan organised for producer Gavin Ralston to visit the school and record the song written during the workshop with the students.

Luan released the song through her own record label LPR Records on September 22nd 2017 donating all proceeds to The Irish Heart Foundation for prevention of Heart Attacks and Stroke and The Alzheimer Society of Ireland. The single which  was launched by Minister For Health Simon Harris, went straight to no,1 in iTunes and no.10 in the official single download charts Friday September 29th.

So whether you are looking for a career as a songwriter or just as a hobby this is the workshop for you…..



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Boyles of Slane Tonight!!!!

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Hey guys,

The tour rolls on tonight at Boyles of Slane…

I am so excited to reveal that the very special guest joining us onstage for a few tunes will be none other than Boyles of Slane‘s very own legend, Andrew Cassidy AKA CAS

When Andrew sent me the below video I was blown away…It was bitter sweet….

Tomorrow night will be a series of final gigs at Boyle’s as after almost a decade, Boyle’s of Slane shall cease.

Let’s make it a great one…..

Watch Andrew’s video below, emotional stuff…..

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Doors : 8.00pm
Venue : Boyles of Slane
Tickets : €10
Address : Main Street, Slane, Co. Meath
Phone : +353 (0) 41 982 0729
Contact Email : [email protected]
Contact Website : http://www.boylesofslane.ie/
Tickets : https://ticketstop.ie/view.php?id=1549

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Nov 16th – Boyles of Slane Co Meath
Nov 18th –  Gallery Wine Bar Westport Co Mayo
Nov 19th – The Gallery Sessions Gort Co Galway
Nov 20th – The Secret Garden Cafe Galway
Dec 6th – Chez le Fab Limerick

For tickets and further information please go to http://www.luanparle.com/shows

 

For some time now, I’ve been writing songs for my new album which I hope to release in 2018. I’m very excited to try out some of these new tunes that I’ve been working on while also playing songs from my back catalog.

I’m also super excited to announce that I’ll be joined onstage by my brother John. Watch a video from a recent TV performance during our Summer tour in Slovakia below

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Spread the word and can’t wait to see you there,

Luan x


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“Acoustic Tour” Dates Just Announced

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Good morning :)

On Monday night I announced via a live Facebook stream that I’ll be playing some shows this November!!!!

You can watch it back below……

Over the coming days more tour dates will be announced but in the meantime please see list of venues below….

Nov 3rd – Troubadour Club Tralee Co Kerry
Nov 16th – Boyles of Slane Co Meath
Nov 18th –  Gallery Wine Bar Westport Co Mayo
Nov 19th – The Gallery Sessions Gort Co Galway
Nov 20th – The Secret Garden Cafe Galway

For tickets and further information please go to http://www.luanparle.com/shows

For some time now, I’ve been writing for my new album which I hope to release in 2018. I’m very excited to try out some of these new tunes that I’ve been working on while also playing songs from my back catalog.

I’m also super excited to announce that I’ll be joined onstage by my brother John. Watch a video below from a recent TV performance during our Summer tour in Slovakia.

Spread the word and can’t wait to see you there,

Luan x

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