"Sensational: Don't miss them if they are appearing near you."
Fiona Forbes (The Acoustic Music Club. Kirkcaldy, Scotland)
"Outstanding ability....Sophie & Fiachra have a great mix"
“...I am looking forward to hearing more of what these two fine young musicians get up to!”
Bill Whelan (Riverdance)
"What a kick off. Where they got the energy from I don’t know."
Acoustic Roterham (UK)
13 oct '12
There will be a great Traditional Music weekend on in The Anglers Return on Saturday and Sunday, 20th-21st October with COncerts, Sessions and workshops. John Carty, Arty McGlynn, Jimmy Higgins, Myself and SOphie Lavoie will be playing and teaching over the weekend. Anybody interested please contact Lynn on 095 31091 for booking. For more info, click here
26 jun '12
Sophie and I have been asked to perform for the Race Festival for The Volvo Ocean Race finish in Galway this Tuesday, July 3rd. We will be playing on the main stage in the Global village at 1pm. As an Avid fan of sailing myself I am delighted to be involved. This is one of the biggest Sailing events in the world and Galway city were made the finishing port after a great festival as a stopover port in the 2009-2010 race.10 jan '12
Happy New Year to all our readers! We are planning our 2012 calender at the moment and will have some dates up for you in the next few weeks
28 nov '11
Each year we try to go to at least one unusual place of the track while touring, this year we have been lucky to visit many new and exotic countries, and December caps it all with our first trip in the middle east for tje Jacobs Ladder Festival in Israel. We can't wait!
01 sep '11
Tomorrow we will be in Belgium to start our mini tour with a perfromance at the Acoustic Picnic Festival in Namur. the trip will finish at Festival Folk musique et traditions in Marsinnes
We had a wonderful time in Spain and the crew at the festival took great care of us with time to see the beautiful Asturias region between show's. Now it's back to Quebec for a 4 weekend tour of festivals
20 jul '11
We are off to our first gigs together in Spain at Festival Interceltico des Avilles
15 jun '11
Thanks to Galway County council who have just awarded a grant in order to set up our new trio to cater for some of our festival requests. The grant will help to set up a wesite for the trio. Details will be posted as things progress
10 may '11
We are all ready for the Astralasia tour, with 19 concerts between 16May and 18th of June in Both NewZealand and Australia. Thanks again to Culture Ireland for there support in the tour
07 mar '11
Welcome to our remodeled website. If you are reading this you are on it! The two main differences are a new design structure to make it easier to navigate, and our new shop page. That's right, you can now buy all our albums in physical or download format from the shop page here at sophieandfiachra.com.
10 jan '11
Sophie & Fiachra have just been awarded a Culture Ireland grant for their scheduled performances at Ceol Aneas (NZ) and the National Celtic Festival (AUS) as part of their May-June Oceana tour. Sophie & Fiachra are extremely grateful to Culture Ireland for helping to make the tour possible.
26 sep '10
Sophie & Fiachra are scheduling tours in New Zealand and UK for 2011. go to our events page to see dates and to book
04 aug '10
The recent album is now for sale online. You can buy the physical CD, download the album, or buy single tracks. Click on the CD baby link above for details and purchase!
01 jul '10
Sophie & Fiachra have moved to Quebec and are now based near Montreal .
16 jun '10
Our Album has been completed and will be launched by Marie Walsh, on Wednesday, 16th June at 8;30. The event will take place in the Alcock & Browne Hotel, Clifden, Co Galway, featuring a concert of ourselves and friends. A night of music, song, dance with plenty of wine and finger food. Admission is free.
08 jun '10
Preparing for the Gower folk festival which takes place this weekend. We are taking the ferry over tomorrow. 'Should be a great event.
06 may '10
Last weekend we played at Féile Cois Cuain in Louisburg and Féile comortha Joe Einiu in Carna. Both were great festivals and we're looking forward to the next editions. Watch this space for Launch dates of Sophie & Fiachra's new album soon.
26 apr '10
Sophie & Fiachra have just returned from Festival les Anthinoises in Wallonie, Belgium. 15,000 or so spectators came to this great festival. Thanks so much to the organisers for taking great care of the band. Next Stop Féile comortha Joe Einiu and Féile cois Cuain!
03 mar '10
We have just returned home from UK after a great tour. Thanks to everyone who was involved!
10 feb '10
The car is packed and we are on the Boat over for the UK tour. We've just recieved copies of our new CD and are rearing to go.
08 jan '10
Just had a great Christmas gig in Alma, Quebec, Next it's off to England and Scotland for the February tour. Happy New Year!
27 nov '09
Sophie & Fiachra are working on their debut album, which has been recorded in Germany recently.
06 oct '09
Sophie & Fiachra are now working on tours for 2010.