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Inni-K

March 11 @ 12:00 am


To celebrate the launch of her eagerly anticipated album of sean-nós & traditional song ‘Iníon’, Inni-K, named by RTÉ.ie as “one of ten fierce women defining Irish culture,” plays at the Linenhall Arts Centre with her band on 11 March 2022. ‘Iníon’ (‘Daughter’), Inni-K’s third album release, recorded in Dublin over 4 days in Nov ’21, sees the Dublin-based singer, songwriter immerse herself in her extensive background in sean-nós and traditional song. Together with her exceptionally skilled collaborators, from jazz to classical, Inni-K breathes exquisite beauty into these songs, creating for her audience a uniquely fresh experience in sean-nós song. Inni-K's music draws on her extensive background in folk and traditional Irish music, even as she ventures into new musical territories. Her original songwriting career (‘The Hare & the Line’ 2019 and ‘The King has Two Horse’s Ears’ 2015), combines ethereal vocals with deft musicianship, evocative lyrics and a unique approach to song-writing. She has also performed, toured and recorded with Ré - traditional group including Cormac Begley, Liam Ó Maonlaí, Maitiú Ó Casaide & Peter O Toole. Having shared stages with such varied and renowned musicians as Malian kora master Toumani Diabaté, Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh, Lisa O Neill, jazz drummer Jeff Ballard, Glen Hansard, Javier Mas (Leonard Cohen’s spanish guitarist), Wallis Bird, Efterklang, Tiny Ruins and many more, Inni-K is becoming a well-established presence in Irish music.




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