Apart from the huge international success of Irish bands like Kodaline, Little Green Cars, The Strypes, Ryan Sheridan, Villagers [Mercury Nod Again!] .... a huge amount of Irish bands are heading for Europe to tour to audiences that love our artists. For example, David Hope is currently selling out venues in Switzerland, A Band Called Wanda are just back from Sweden and Donegal's 'The Henry Girls' are heading to Germany next week for this tour:
More info: http://www.thehenrygirls.com/
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