The Hardly Strictly Acoustic Festival is a Concept Event held by Downda Road Productions. It is sponsored by ISS Recruitment in association with Alice’s Restaurant Naas and supported by the North Kildare Chamber (NKC). This year, the event showcases again the NKC members in Naas Town. This is the second year of the event which will consist of artists performing live music...Read more
SINGER / SONG WRITER
Aideen Kavanagh is a jazz and soul vocalist and songwriter performing for the past seven years in both London and Ireland. Studying in both Trinity College Dublin and NUI Maynooth, Aideen is passionate about infusing her love of literature and storytelling with her songwriting. She is currently studying Contemporary Jazz Performance and was recently accepted to a course at London's Guildhall School of Music and Drama. She is heavily influenced by the iconic Motown era and contemporary jazz vocalists such as Amy Winehouse and Carleen Anderson. Her musical career to date has included Electric Picnic Music Festival and Floraditas, the original location of the Marquee Bar frequented by Led Zeppelin, Jimi Hendrix and the Rolling Stones.