Once and forever Beach Boy Brian Wilson returns to Ireland to play a gig as part of Cork's Live at The Marquee this July.

Wilson, who was the first ever artist to play Live At The Marquee in June 2005, plays on July 4.

The 71-year-old's career spans six decades and the composer, arranger, producer and singer-songwriter is often referred to as the "Mozart of Rock" and the "Gershwin of his generation".

Tickets for Brian Wilson at Live At The Marquee in Cork go on sale Thursday 27 February at 9.00am and will be available from:all Ticketmaster Outlets Nationwide.

Credit Card Bookings 0818 719 300 (ROI) / 0844 277 4455 (NI) and www.ticketmaster.ie