Irish singing sensation Dermot Kennedy has just been added to this year’s stellar line-up for the Sea Sessions music festival, which takes place in Bundoran in June.
Fresh from an appearance on the Ellen Show in America and with four sold out gigs at the iconic Olympia Theatre in Dublin next month, this is one artist you won’t want to miss.
Since the release of his stunning April 2017 EP, Doves and Ravens, and follow-up single ‘Moments Passed’, Dermot Kennedy has shot to over 300million plays on streaming platforms, his fan base has grown massively with Dermot playing live shows across the UK, Europe and America.
He sold over 100,000 tickets in 2018, including a sold-out headline World Tour. With the success of single ‘Power Over Me’ still rolling, including 30m+ global streams to date and over 10m+ YouTube views, Dermot Kennedy was also included by the BBC’s Sound Of, YouTube, Ticketmaster and MTV Push as one of one their key artists to watch for 2019.
Festival director Ray O’Donoghue added, “Dermot Kennedy’s been on our radar for a while now and we’re absolutely thrilled he’s joined this year’s line-up. He’s a perfect fit for Sea Sessions.”
Already confirmed for the popular gig is Norwegian songstress Sigrid, who will be headlining the opening night on Friday, June 21; Clean Bandit will be getting the party started on the Saturday night; and the epic Two Door Cinema Club will bring the sun down on the beachside festival on Sunday.
Throughout the weekend a host of other acts will ensure you dance your way through the entire weekend, they include: Jax Jones, The Magician, Wild Youth, Hermitage Green, Sugarhill Gang with Grandmaster Melle Mel and Scorpio, Le Boom, Jerry Fish, Bitch Falcon, Trojan Sound System, DJ Hype, Boots and Kats, Kormac (AV show) Inhaler, Jack Vallier, Moncriefff, The 2 Johnnies, Stevie G, Columbia Mills, Al Gibbs, Josh McClorey, Get Down Edits, The Wood Burning Savages, Vulpynes, Somebody’s Child, Tim Chadwick, Ryan Mack, Michael Pope (Le Galaxie), and Horse Jive.