‘Beat Root’ With Richard Dawson

Robyn G Shiels and Richard Dawson will appear at Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast, on Saturday, 05 September, as part of Beat Root, a weekend of alternative roots music. Established by Moving on Music, Beat Root is the promoters latest “weekender” event, Robyn and Newcastle Upon-Tyne’s Richard Dawson join The Furrow Collective on Thursday, 03 September, and Filastine […]


Live: With Duke Special

Robyn has accepted a gracious invitation to play two upcoming shows with Duke Special, who is touring his new album Look Out Machines. Robyn will join Duke Special and Lisa O’Neill on Friday 15 May at Mandela Hall, Belfast, and in Dublin’s Vicar Street on Saturday 16 May.   Tickets for Belfast can be bought here, […]


Happy Birthday Sick Records

Robyn will play an instore at Belfast’s only independent record shop, Sick Records Belfast, on Saturday 07 March, to mark the store’s 1st Birthday. Robyn will be joining Bloomer White, Thee Penny Dreadfuls, Fabric and Mini Mansions on the day, to fill the store with a live soundtrack to a hopefully ringing till. Shop local. […]


Westport Bound

Presented by Cap & Beard and part of the Westport Folk & Bluegrass Festival, Robyn and his favourite travelling partner, Arborist, will play Matt Molloy’s Yard Bar on Sunday 25 January.


A Nightmare Before Christmas

You are cordially invited to join Robyn G Shiels & Special Guests at the Sunflower Bar on Friday 19 December for a night of songs from across his discography. Robyn will be joined on the night by a number of fellow musicians to play songs from his award winning album, The Blood of the Innocents, […]


Live At The Lark & The Robin

Robyn will join Sive and Arborist on Tuesday 11 December at The Lark & The Robin, a night of acoustic music in the Backroom of McGrory’s  in Culdaff, Donegall. The Lark & The Robin | Sive | Arborist     The now award winning album can be streamed and bought online here…   If you are in […]


Foyle Folk Presents…

  Robyn will play Sandinos on Water Street, Derry, on Thursday 13 November, alongside Arborist and Jonny Nutt.   Foyle Folk Festival                 The Blood of the Innocents is available now on vinyl and as a digital download.    


Northern Irish Music Prize 2014

The Blood of the Innocents has been shortlisted for the Northern Ireland Music Prize (NIMP) 2014. Robyn and eleven other artist were whittled down from the long list of albums released between 01 August 2013 and 31 August 2014. The Academy – a representative group of 70+ people – have cast their votes, and by […]


On Home Ground

Robyn is honoured to have been asked to perform at the upcoming On Home Ground Festival, which celebrates the life and works of the late Seamus Heaney. Playing as part of the New Bards on Saturday 13 September, Robyn will join Best Boy Grip and Oh Volcano at Laurel Villa. The official program states: Introduced […]


Album Launch. 31 May.

Robyn and a full band will launch the long awaited second album, the Blood of the Innocents, at the Black Box on Saturday 31 May. Tickets are £7.50 and available from Black Box.  Facebook event page is here.