Josh Ritter will return to Ireland later this year to mark the 15th anniversary of the first time he played at Dublin's Vicar Street.

Ritter became a staple of the Irish acoustic/folk-rock scene in the early noughties and he'll return to several of his old haunts this December with backing band The Royal City Band.

His new album 'Gathering' is also released on September 22nd.

He'll play the following dates:

DUBLIN, Vicar St (Tickets: €36 or a ticket bundle for both Dublin shows priced €59.65 will also be available to purchase)
15th Anniversary Shows
7th December 2017 (standing show)
8th December 2017 (seated show)

LIMERICK, Dolan's (Tickets: €35)
10 December 2017

CORK, Cork Opera House (Tickets: €36.50)
11 December 2017

Tickets for all dates are on sale from usual outlets this Friday, July 21st at 9am.