Maca, the all girl band from New Ross, return home from the States to play in Brennan’s Bar, Graiguecullen, on Saturday night, as part of the “Quirky Burke Festival”. They are the headline act, and take to the stage on Saturday night at 9pm.
The Carty sisters, Saoirse (21), Naoise (19) and Ciara (15), have been been performing in “Raglan Road” in Orlando, Florida, since September. The girls shot to prominince last year when they won TG4’s “Realta agus Gaolta”.
Saoirse on lead vocals and guitar, Naoise on fiddle, concertina and vocals, and Ciara on percussion, tin whistle and flute. They write and compose all their own songs, are fluent Irish speakers, have played support to the likes of Aslan, Bagatelle, and played in the Olympia and Whelans.
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