Con O’Brien

Newfoundland & Labrador

From the rocky coastal outports of Newfoundland (the Far East of the Western World), the multi-award-winning Con O’Brien of The Irish Descendants has carved a prestigious reputation. With more than 35 years of performing and well over 6,000 live shows to his credit, this iconic Canadian folk performer has guided, under his leadership as lead vocalist, the award-winning Irish Descendants. They have toured all throughout North America and beyond, sharing the music of their ancestral Irish home and that of their beloved Newfoundland and Labrador. With impeccable musicianship and vocal prowess, combined with amazing stories and wit, Con O’Brien continually delivers vivid memories of who he is and where he comes from to satisfied audiences wherever he hits the stage.

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