John O’Connell plays live at Cables

Legendary Liverpool musician John O’Connell performs live at Prescot Cables FC on 17th May 2019.

A former member of much-loved local band Groundpig, John enjoys a number of residencies and continues to play many styles of music including the likes of Bob Dylan, James Taylor, The Pogues, The Killers, Coldplay, Cat Stevens, U2 and Snow Patrol.

John’s solo career has also seen interest build in his own song-writing. On his CDs you can hear John playing a wide range of instruments including nylon and steel string guitars, mandolin, five string banjo and the harmonica which all delicately resonate through his own original pieces.

John’s exceptional talent has not gone unnoticed beyond Merseyside. With over a million music lovers from across the world having logged on to John’s Youtube channel, and enjoyed, discussed and even debated his performances, in particular his rendition of Classical Gas by Mason Williams.

Recently John has been working on a number of new ventures in particular his Simply Dylan project which has received fantastic reviews on their UK tours with SJM Concerts. Whether using a full band or performing an acoustic set John’s interpretations of one the world most prodigious songwriters has gone from strength to strength; from 7 sell out gigs at the Cavern, to a Spanish Tour and performing at the Troubadour London and the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall. Simply Dylan is a remarkable project which is gathering momentum and delighting Dylan fans young and old.

A limited number of tickets are available for what is sure to be a fantastic evening. These are available online, or by calling Mick Flaherty on 07532 218807

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