Dublin, County Dublin
“A real colourful individual with her saucy, unusual, punky, spicy, joyful songs”
Singer/songwriter/guitarist and performance poet BeRn, calls her stuff ‘Frock’ - an eloquent mix of folk, punk angst, rock ‘n’ roll, feminism, ire, laughter and irrepressible spirit. Raw and uplifting, she takes to the stage with a fiery presence offering a heady mix of emotion and rebellion.
Dublin-based BeRn has performed at Whelans, The International Bar’s Monday Echo, D.U.B, and the Circle Sessions. The Sunday Slam (winner), The Liquor Rooms, The Pint, The Mercantile, The Annesley House, The Meeting House, Sweeney’s, The Mezz, The Twisted Pepper, Odessa, Arthurs and The Workman’s Club; The Quays, Galway; Springamagig Festival in Kinsale, Vantastival Festival in Louth and Clarinbridge Arts Festival( Poetry Slam Winner)
In addition BeRn gave an electrifying performance at Ireland’s first spoken word festival ‘LingoFest’ in November past.
BeRn recently opened for Martha Wainwright in San Francisco, played the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and The Copenhagen Songwriter’s Festival. She has shared stages with Patti Smith, Shane Mc Gowan, Indigo Girls plus many more…
To date Bern has recorded 3 albums and is working on her first book of poems.
Her poem 12 Money Haiku was published in the Spring 2015 edition of Poetry Bus Magazine.