Horslips confirmed for Rory Gallagher Festival

It was confirmed today that legendary rockers Horslips and former Rolling Stones guitarist Mick Taylor are to headline this year's Rory Gallagher tribute festival.

The event takes place in Ballyshannon from May 31 to June 3.

Also confirmed as playing the festival are Dr Feelgood and former Thin Lizzy and Motorhead guitarist Brian Robertson.

The line up for the 11th annual festival was announced in Dublin today on what would have been Rory Gallagher's 64th birthday