The Killers of Leon and Big Generator are bringing their unique sounds to The Basement, in Murtaghs Bar, Carrick-on-Shannon in the lead up to Christmas.
The Killers of Leon will play in the Basement this Saturday, December 17. They are a professional tribute band that deliver the raw edge of Nashville rock and polished class of Las Vegas synth/pop with breathtaking similarities. Dedicated to re-producing the sounds and live performance of both the Kings of Leon and The Killers this show is guaranteed to amaze and entertain! Due to the versatility and musicianship within the band, The Killers of Leon seamlessly switch instruments and singers to go from one band to another with both front men taking on the persona of Mr. Followhill and Mr Flowers. With years of experience and raw talent both singers deliver performances night after night that are sure to blow you away. With an array of chart topping anthems to choose from this show is guaranteed to fill dance floors with the unique but unmistakeable sound of two of the biggest bands in the World today.
Big Generator will play in The Basement on Friday, December 23. Big Generator remain one of the most well respected and highly regarded bands in Ireland and beyond. During the last few years the lads have divided their time touring all over the UK, Europe and the USA, while also relishing returning to do numerous live shows in their native country. Showcase gigs at the prestigious Arlene Grocey venue in the East Village New York, the Dutch Woodstock Festival where the band played in front of 10,000 people and an appearance with Joe Satriana in the O2/Point are among many memorable highlights for the band.
With several top 20 singles to their name and two highly acclaimed albums under their belt, the band continue to push the boundaries as they strive to build on a hard earned reputation as one of the most impressive live acts you are likely to see any where.
This talented quartet of Barry Conboy (Guitar Lead), Liam Martin (Guitar, Keyboard, Vocal), Paul Cantillon (Bass & Vocals) and Robbie Casserly (Drums & Vocals) deliver their quality live show with a real honesty and down to earth attitude that has endeared them to audiences world wide. It is hard to put your finger on it but the band have always had that “unique something” that makes them just that little bit extra special.