Mary Coughlan has been described as "Ireland’s Billie Holiday".
Mary Coughlan has been described as "Ireland’s Billie Holiday".

Jazz and blues legend Mary Coughlan to perform in Hull

One of Ireland’s greatest female jazz and blues singers will appear at Hull City Hall next month.

Mary Coughlan, described as “Ireland’s Billie Holiday”, will perform an intimate gig at the venue’s Mortimer Suite on Wednesday 10 April.

The world-renowned artist overcame childhood trauma, alcoholism and drug addiction to become a musical force when her seminal first album Tired and Emotional rocketing her to overnight fame in 1985.

Since then, she has recorded 15 albums in an outstanding career.

For tickets, call the Hull City Hall box office on 01482 300 306 or book online here.

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