IMBOLC Unsigned – 30 Jan

IMBOLC Unsigned provides a platform for young and up-and-coming musical talent to help them reach a wider audience, supporting them in their performing careers and enhancing their development as artists.


  • Oscar Jennings
  • Cara Quinn
  • Christopher Kavanagh
  • Bairie
  • Seeds of the Oak Tree

Oscar Jennings is a 16 year old singer songwriter, with a blend of musical styles and influences from folk, indie, and alternative rock.

Cara Quinn from Co. Tyrone is studying music at Ulster University. With a unique voice and original songs, she has performed regularly in Derry and right across the Northern Irish music scene.

Christopher Kavanagh has been writing songs for over 5 years and is a regular at open mic nights in Derry and Belfast.

Emily McCormick performs under the name Bairie. The band’s music can be described as ‘melancholic folk’ with hints neo-soul, psychedelic rock with heavy undertones of folk and jazz.

Seeds Of The Oak Tree are a four piece alternative folk/rock band based in Derry. The band have spent the last year and a half circulating the Irish music scene, and have played on local and national radio.

Venue: An Croí, Cultúrlann Uí Chanáin, 37 Great James Street, Derry, BT48 7DF
Date: 30th January 2020
Time: 20.00
Cost: £5

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