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US television appearance for Northern Ireland artists

Tuesday 10th March 2015 at 11am

Singer-songwriters Cara Dillon and Foy Vance join Jim Laurderdale at Belfast's Empire Image: Singer-songwriters Cara Dillon and Foy Vance join Jim Laurderdale at Belfast's Empire

Two of Northern Ireland's leading singer-songwriters, Cara Dillon and Foy Vance will reach an estimated 60 million homes in the United States this March.

The singers joined Grammy Award-winner Jim Lauderdale on stage at Belfast's Empire recently for a special performance as part of the 11th Belfast Nashville Songwriters Festival which is supported by the Arts Council and United Airlines. 

The performance will be included in a series of Music City-Roots one-hour television music specials broadcast into 60,000,000 homes across the United States of America. 

Further information on the festival is available at www.belfastnashville.com.

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