A tip of the hat to a total legend The always excellent Kilkenny Roots Festival was the biggest inspiration to finally initiate the Static Roots Festival. To me Willie Meighan, one of the organisers of the KKR, has become the face of the festival, he is the heart of the Kilkenny Roots family and the driving force of the Kilkenny music scene. Many of the amazing acts that I got to know through Willie, played

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Yay! Static Roots Festival 2018 has finally been scheduled for Friday 13th and Saturday 14th July 2018. A look ahead to summer 2018. The summer of the FIFA (mafia) Football World Cup 2018 in Russia. There's been football on the TV almost every day for four weeks. We will all be in need of a solid dose of peace, love and rock'n'roll. That's where Static Roots Festival 2018 shows up on the horizon and will

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