Kate O' Callaghan
Inishowen, County Donegal
Kate O'Callaghan is a singer/songwriter from Donegal and a member of the music collective Andromeda Artisans.
To date, Kate has written and recorded an EP (To You) and debut Album (The Still Beyond), received national and international radio play (RTE Radio 1, Lyric FM, BBC Radio Ulster/Wales/Scotland/Cumbria and various other regional Irl/UK radio), has toured Ireland and UK and played in the US (funded by Culture Ireland).
Recommended by InDublin.ie - "Donegal songsmith Kate O’Callaghan writes affecting, delicate music to suit perfectly her silk-smooth, potent voice. She performs with husband Seamus Devenny and the pair have been wowing audiences around the country"
"Donegal natives with stunning vocals and deft guitar and violin interplay; the type of act who’d be right at home beside a crackling fireplace in your local pub or gracing a much bigger stage at the next big folk festival" - Folk & Tumble (Belfast, N.Irl)
"Perfectly delivered and contained lots of fine songs which marks them as an act to watch over the coming years. Kate has a beautiful voice and writes interesting song melodies and structures" - Lonesome Highway (IRL)
"Great stage presence" - Chordblossom (N.Irl)
"Rubbing their palms together into their microphones; silk voices wrapped their hands, followed by warm guitar and violin. Kate’s voice was strong and the songs simply gorgeous" - Creative Voices Ni
“Performed exquisitely..” - The Independent on Sunday, London (UK)
“Dreamy and Soulful” - The Dailymail (UK)
"Beautifully evocative…a treat for the senses" - GoldenPlec (IRL)
"Subliminal, understated and simply glorious" - Fatea Magazine (UK)
"Powerful..deeply atmospheric..genuinely lovely" - R2 (Rock n Reel) (UK)
"Intelligent, meaningful and extraordinary listening experience" - Fanrealm (USA)
“A talented singer/songwriter with a great voice..” Shire Folk Magazine (UK)
"A lovely debut album.." - John Creedon, RTE Radio 1 (IRL)
"Warm, inviting, charming and delicate. A stunning debut album" - 2 U I Bestow (IRL)
"An accomplished songwriter" - GoldenPlec (IRL)
|8 May 2016||21:00||Matt Molloys, Bridge Street, Westport, Co. Mayo||w/The Lark & The Robin @ The Acoustic Yard Festival||Buy Tickets|
|19 May 2016||21:00||McGrorys of Culdaff, Culdaff, Inishowen, Donegal||w/special guests Gillespie & Wolfe (Edinburgh)||Buy Tickets|
|21 May 2016||21:00||McDaids Winebar, Ramelton, Co. Donegal||w/special guests Gillespie & Wolfe (Edinburgh)|