Timeline

The First Song

March 6, 2020

The First Song

  The first Outside Song happens by accident, in the final days before lockdown. Huge numbers arrive to celebrate International Women’s Day in SAOL. In…

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Lockdown Begins

March 16, 2020

Lockdown Begins

The Staff begin the ‘please2metreu’ campaign to raise awareness of social distancing.

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Reach Out and Zoom

April 1, 2020

Reach Out and Zoom

SAOL staff start ‘reach out and reach in’ for food, clothes, educational and personal care packages. All groups transfer to zoom.

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A SAOL Sister passes on

May 2, 2020

A SAOL Sister passes on

Norma, a beloved SAOL Sister, passes away. Restrictions prevent the group from attending the funeral. A decision is made to sing outside instead.

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A Summer of Outside Singing

May 21, 2020

A Summer of Outside Singing

The SAOL Sisters spend the summer together singing outside on Amiens Street.

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Recovery Tour, September – 1st Stop

September 8, 2020

Recovery Tour, September – 1st Stop

The SAOL Sisters launch an Outside Songs Recovery Tour around the North Inner City for Recovery Month.  Special provisions are made to comply with restrictions: numbers…

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Recovery Tour – 2nd Leg

September 15, 2020

Recovery Tour – 2nd Leg

http:// . The second leg of the Outside Songs Recovery Tour takes the SAOL Sisters to Liberty Hall, in front of the plaque to the…

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Recovery Tour – Electric Picnic Style!!!

September 22, 2020

http:// The SAOL Sisters perform in the Mud Island Community Garden on the Electric Picnic Stage.

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Recovery Tour – 4th Leg

September 28, 2020

Recovery Tour – 4th Leg

http:// The SAOL Sisters are invited to the Soilse Recovery Project for the 3rd stop of the Outside Songs Recovery Tour.

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Recovery Tour – Final Show

September 30, 2020

Recovery Tour – Final Show

http:// The final performance of the Recovery Tour takes in the offices of Inner City Helping Homeless, the Project, and the Mansion House.

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SAOL’s 25th Birthday!

October 16, 2020

SAOL’s 25th Birthday!

http:// SAOL turns 25 with some songs and well wishes from old friends.

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Blind (Eyes Wide Open)

October 17, 2020

Blind (Eyes Wide Open)

http:// The SAOL Sisters produce a new original song for the UN’s International Day for the Eradication of Poverty.

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World AIDS Day

December 1, 2020

World AIDS Day

http:// The SAOL Sisters perform a flash mob for World AIDS Day at the North Inner City Christmas Tree, at the intersection of Sean McDermott St…

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International Volunteer Day

December 4, 2020

International Volunteer Day

http:// The SAOL Sisters hold a spontaneous performance on the eve of International Volunteers Day, to thank all the people who help out in the…

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The Blog Begins…

December 9, 2020

The Blog Begins…
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