“Villiers and The Villains would blow away any roots music audience anywhere” Trevor Hodgett, R&R Magazine
"Dylan and The Band in The Big Pink basement, after a couple of bottles of red" R2 Magazine
Tony Villiers — Only On Virtual
Wednesday - 19th August - 8pm (GMT)
Come join us... Ticket link -> https://withribbon.com/s/3456
Together with his band ‘The Villains’, Tony Villiers has released three studio albums, receiving ‘Honourable Mentions’ in The International Song Writing Competition, judged by Tom Waits, Robert Smith, Jerry Lee Lewis and Black Francis amongst others as well as a ‘Daily Discovery’ feature by American Songwriter Magazine. On the road with ‘The Villains’ he has played many festivals in Ireland including Kilkenny Roots, Electric Picnic and Stendhal as well as radio plays by Ricky Ross on BBC Radio Scotland, Fiachna Ó Braonáin on RTE Radio and BBC Radio Ulster with Ralph McLean, who said of his debut album: "'Thin Wild Mercury' is excellent…superb songwriting rooted in a great tradition."