Review: Martin Simpson, Clive Carroll and John Tracey – Ards International Guitar Festival

Sitting in Newtownards’ Queens Hall and having to write a review of three amazing guitarists, I feel like a one-legged man in an ass-kicking contest. The room is packed with guitar fans who obviously know their stuff and who are … Continue reading Review: Martin Simpson, Clive Carroll and John Tracey – Ards International Guitar Festival

Ards International Guitar Festival 2018

Ards International Guitar Festival returns with 2018 programme

The Ards International Guitar Festival 2018 programme launched this week and this year’s line-up does not disappoint. With an eclectic mix of brilliant local talent and international artists, this year’s festival is packed with events ranging from classical, folk, jazz, … Continue reading Ards International Guitar Festival returns with 2018 programme