Johnny McEvoy returns to the stages of Ireland for a new nationwide tour. Followers of the legendary folk and country singer can see Johnny perform at the Riverbank Arts Centre, Newbridge, tonight, 23 October, and at The Mill Theatre in Dundrum, Dublin, on Friday 24 October. Johnny is in concert at 14 other venues throughout the month of November.

Eamonn Jackson from Redhills in Cavan will launch his new country band at a gala night in The Bailie Hotel, Baileborough, on 26 October. His late grandfather, Paddy Mulvaney, was a well-known singer in the Cavan region in former times. Eamonn is also launching his debut single, The Girl I Love Now Lives in Birmingham, composed by Henry McMahon of The Mainliners.