“This duo had a cataclysm of moods and moves to share, unveiling a cavernous stash of redemptive music, and promise of much more to come” – Irish Times
“Niwel Tsumbu trades in good vibrations” – Siobhan Long, Irish Times
“Tsumbu and Cagney’s fiery percussive exchange crowned a memorable performance” – Ian Paterson, All about Jazz
Niwel Tsumbu and Éamonn Cagney are touring their explosive live show nationally and internationally throughout 2018.
This duo has been enthralling audiences for over a decade, while making numerous recordings and videos, with regular appearances on national media.
Audiences have been absolutely enthralled with their performances and music on this latest tour, with numerous concerts scheduled throughout 2018, at selected venues and festivals both nationally and internationally.
Built on 15 years of constant collaboration, Niwel Tsumbu and Éamonn Cagney are known for their incredible musical chemistry and exciting, joyous performances.
Expect a highly engaging concert, both intimate and elaborate, a musical river whose sources range from classical to Central Africa, with pulsating rhythms, wild guitar solos and so much more.
1 years ago Tsumbu and Cagney released their debut album “A Long way / Nzela Molayi”, and have since travelled the world, working with Liam Ó Maonlaí, Michéal Ó Suilleabháin, Afel Bocoum, Iarla Ó Lionáird, Ma Xiaoue (Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon), The Abbey Theatre, Donal Dineen, and collaborated soundtracks, opera, and countless other musical forms.