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12 Apr 2018

We're pleased to announce all the dates for Cara's 2018 Christmas Tour (now in it's thrid year)

Previous tours sold out so we recommend booking tickets early to avoid disappointment. Click HERE for dates.

 

 

11 Apr 2018

Cara and Sam performed "The Leaving Song" live at this years BBC Radio Folk Awards in Belfast. You can watch their stunning performance HERE 

 

17 Jan 2018

Check HERE for all Cara's upcoming dates in 2018

Be quick...many have sold out already.

16 Dec 2017

Cara and band performed 3 songs live on the BBC RADIO 3 In Tune Christmas Special on Monday 18th December. Listen Back HERE 

She was singing alongside Alexander Armstrong, Michael Fabiano, the Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble and the BBC Singers.

1 Sep 2017

Over the coming months Cara will be performing in the USA - China - Germany - Ireland and The Netherlands. Check HERE for all dates

29 Aug 2016

Cara will be touring the UK to promote the release of her new Christmas Album, "Upon A Winter's Night".

20 Jun 2016

Cara will be sharing the bill with Elton John, Madness, Staus Quo and Gregory Portor amongst others at this years BBC RADIO 2  LIVE IN HYDE PARK

11 Jun 2016

Cara will be visiting CHINA again in October for another short tour. She will be performing in Shanghai, Guangzhou, Beijing and Xi'an from the 14th-17th October. Details to be found HERE

12 Jan 2016

Cara's Spring Tour dates have been announced. Please check out details of all her appearances including links to purchase tickets HERE 

*** NOTE*** Some have already SOLD OUT

20 Oct 2015

Cara is delighted to be confirmed as a featured guest in the forthcoming Transatlantic Sessions Live Tour 2016

Read on for more details...

 

19 Oct 2015

Cara is performing at an exclusive and prestigious event in Belfast on Friday October 30th at the 5 star Merchant Hotel to raise money for TINYLIFE ....read on for more details.

13 Oct 2015

Cara's performing as part of the LONDON FOLK & ROOTS FESTIVAL Which has an amazing line up of musicians and singers from this side of the Atlantic and visiting American artists. Cara will be playing the beautiful Union Chapel on November 12th. Tickets can be booked HERE

3 Sep 2015

Cara's Autumn tour dates have been announced. Please check out details of all her appearances including links to purchase tickets HERE 

As usual booking early to avoid disappoitnment is essential.

22 Aug 2015

  Cara has the honour of performing the closing concert at this years prestigious Belfast International Arts Festival. Events covering all aspects of the arts will take place from October the 9th until Cara's show in the Lyric Theatre on Sunday 1st November. 

This is definitely not one to miss!

UPDATE    ***SOLD OUT***

2 Aug 2015
 In late July Cara performed a show in the beautiful Convent music venue tucked away in the Cotswolds here in the UK. It was a very intimate evening and the show was broadcast live over the web via Netgig. HERE & HERE are a couple of YouTube clips of the evening. If you like what you see the full show is still available to purchase online HERE
 
29 Jun 2015

In addition to her performance on the Avalon Stage on Friday at Glastonbury, Cara and Sam performed "Garden Valley" live on BBC Two on Saturday night after Kanye West's controversial show. Some might say an appropriate antidote...but we couldn't possibly comment...other than it's absolutely sublime!!! Watch the video back HERE

27 May 2015

Cara graces the front cover of The Covent's magazine, "Ad Hoc" in advance of her show there on July 24th. The full edition of the magazine can be read in full for free HERE

15 May 2015

Cara will be performing at this years Glastonbury Festival in Somerset on Friday 26th June. She will be on the Avalon Stage at 5:15pm with her band.

3 Feb 2015

Cara's upcoming tour is selling very fast indeed with 7 out of 9 shows already SOLD OUT and the others being very close to full

Grab your tickets while you can....Details Here    (UPDATE - all 9 shows SOLD OUT!)

 

 

 

1 Feb 2015

Music City Roots is returning to Belfast to record a second special TV show in The Belfast Empire featuring Cara Dillon, Foy Vance and Grammy Award Winning artist Jim Lauderdale. The show will be included in a series of one-hour music television specials broadcast on PBS channels into sixty million homes across USA!

20 Nov 2014

Cara performed live and was interviewd by Jenni Murray on BBC Radio 4 Woman's Hour on Friday 14th November. Listen back HERE

12 Nov 2014

Please have a look at Cara's upcoming live shows for 2015. Book early to avoid dissapointment HERE

Keep an eye out for some of Cara's performances as a trio. These shows tend to sell out very quickly as they bring Cara to more intimate venues where the audience can enjoy her music in a more personal environment.

19 Oct 2014

Catch up on a couple of TV Appearances by Cara and Sam.

15 Oct 2014

Cara's finshed her run of shows with the amazing bluegrass legend Dan Tyminski. Thanks to everyone who came out to see Cara and Dan, the concerts were incredible and the atmosphere at every show was amazing. Read what Cara had to say about the experience...

5 Oct 2014

With great regret Cara has had to postponed her upcoming tour of China. Unfortunately some paperwork hadn't been issued with enough time to aquire the required visas for travel. 

The tour has been rescheduled to begin on March 10th 2015 in Chengdu..details Here

10 Aug 2014

Cara performed live on Weekend Wogan on BBC Radio 2 on Sunday 10th. She had a nice chat with Sir Terry and played "As I Roved Out" and a cover of Van Morrison's "Crazy Love". Listen Again HERE

"As I Roved Out" begins at 5:05

"Crazy Love" begins at 13:30

 

21 Jun 2014

Cara & Sam joined Clare Balding live on BBC Radio 2 for "Good Morning Sunday". They performed "River, Run" live in the studio and gave a short interview. Listen again HERE - (interview starts at approx 1hr 12mins into show)

7 Jun 2014

We're excited to announce Cara will be headlining four big concerts in October and will be joined by very special guest, Dan Tyminski....

20 May 2014

Cara was a guest on Janice Long's show on BBC RADIO 2 last night. She spent almost an hour on air choosing songs, talking about her career and she gave a reading as part of Janice's Spoken Word feature. Listen again HERE

15 May 2014

Listen again to Cara and band performing three songs from her new album live on Mark Radcliffe's Folk Show on BBC Radio 2 Her first song starts at approx 20mins into the show. 

10 May 2014

Watch Cara perform "Jacket So Blue" live on BBC Radio Ulster HERE

20 Apr 2014

Follow the links to read two reviews of Cara's intimate album showcases in London. Review 1     Review 2

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