Moya Brennan is one of the artists at a multi-cultural evening of music and readings to raise money for the relief effort in Haiti. Hosted by Irish American Writers & Artists, Inc. (IAW&A), the Wed., Feb. 24th event gets underway at 7:00 pm sharp at Klub 45, the music venue above Connolly’s Pub on West 45th Street New York. Musical guests include Moya Brennan, Ashley Davis, Black 47, Jameson’s Revenge, Morning Star, Clay Ross & Matuto, Seanchai and Unity Squad, as well as a Haitian band Brother High Kanaval and Creole jazz band Mozajik. Readers will include National Book Award winner Colum McCann, Amy Goodman of Democracy Now, Malachy McCourt, T.J. English, Michael Patrick MacDonald and others. Also visit the IAW&A blog.
Update: Watch a video of Larry Kirwan and Black 47 with Moya Brennan.