In a world of contemporary singer-songwriters, Lisa Hannigan has carved a path all of her own. Celebrated for her unmistakable vocals, by turns hushed and soaring, and her exquisite song writing, she has gathered countless accolades, including a Mercury Prize and Choice Music Prize nomination, number one albums in Ireland and a devoted following. Her third and arguably most bewitching record, At Swim, _was produced by Aaron Dressner andfeatured an inspired _a capella version of Seamus Heaney’s poem ‘Anahorish’.
In the past few years, she has found her acting voice, playing Blue Diamond in Cartoon Network’s Steven Universe _and Bronagh in Cartoon Saloon’s Oscar-nominated film _Song of the Sea. Over the course of her extensive career to date Lisa has appeared at festivals all over the world, on TV shows such as The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Late Late Show with James Corden, the Mercury Music Prize and Later with Jools Holland.
We are delighted to welcome Lisa back to The Helicon following her stunning sell-out show during our opening year.