The Waterboys & Others
Remembering Noel Bridgeman
3Olympia Theatre, Dublin
4th May 2023

Waterboys set:

01 Intro
02 On My Way To Heaven
03 Fisherman's Blues
04 When Ye Go Away
05 A Song For The Life
06 A Life Of Sundays (with Brush Shiels)
07 A Bang On The Ear
08 Across The Universe*

*Finale with many of the other performers from earlier in the show

Edirol R-09 (internal mics) > Audacity > TLH: WAV > FLAC 16/48

Waterboys lineup:

Mike Scott: Guitars & Vocals
Steve Wickham: Fiddle
Anthony Thistlethwaite: Mandolin, Saxophone
Sharon Shannon: Accordion
James Hallawell: Keyboard
Tim Hutchinson: Bass
Eamon Ferris: Drums
Audrey Bridgeman: Drums

It was a memorable night at the 3Olympia Theatre as Dublin and Ireland honoured the late Noel Bridgeman with an all-star line up including the 1989 line-up of The Waterboys, Mary Black, Mary Coughlan, Brush Shiels, Mik Pyro, Donovan, Colm Wilkinson, Mary Stokes, Rob Strong, Honor Heffernan and multi-instrumentalist Audrey Bridgeman shining a strong light from the stage. All proceeds went to the St Francis Hospice, Raheny.

This special night celebrating the life of Noel Bridgeman in music will take place at the 3Olympia Theatre on Thursday 4th May 2023

Musicians who played with Noel or wanted to, have come together for what promises to be a very special night of music.

The Waterboys are bringing their 1989 line-up, that Noel played with, back together for what promises to be an amazing night. Mary Black will perform with her band. Noel played in Mary’s band for many years and Colm Wilkinson a lifetime friend of Noel who also played together will make a rare appearance.

The full line up of musicians in alphabetical order is, Alan Dee, Antonio Cafolla, Bree Harris, Brian Harris, Brush Shiels, Carl Geraghty, Colm Wilkinson, Donnie Devaney, Ed Deane, Fran Byrne, Ger Kiely, Gerry Hendrick, Gerry Mulryan, Grant Nichols, Honor Heffernan, Hugh Buckley, James Delaney, John Quearney, John Walsh, Kevin Malone, Lee Meehan, Mary Black, Mary Coughlan, Mik Pyro, Pat Farrell Paul McAteer, Richie Buckley, Rob Strong, Ronan Collins, Susan Tomelty, Tommy Moore, Trevor Knight, The 1989 Line-up of The Waterboys and Victor McCullough with Special Guest and Compere Audrey Bridgeman.

Dedicated to The Bridgeman Family with proceeds to Saint Francis Hospice where Noel died in 2021.