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Pretty Happy

Punk // Cork, Cork

Pretty Happy are an Art-Punk three-piece from Cork. Drawing on a rebellious tradition of Cork Post-Punk, the band has sculpted their own theatre influenced, all-consuming noise rock sound.

Early fans of the band include Steve Lamaque (BBC6), Tom Robinson (BBC6) & Don Yates (KEXP, Music Director) drawing comparisons to Pixies, Dry Cleaning, Girl Band & Talking Heads.

The band released their debut EP "Slugger's Bridge" with Art For Blind Records.

“Pretty Happy are a diamond in the rough... surely destined for bigger things”
-Lauren Murphy, Sunday Times

“Brilliantly surreal”
– Tom Robinson, BBC6

"So good. Such an amazing band.”
- Sofia K, KEXP

"One of the country's most dazzlingly original acts."
-Hotpress Magazine

"Absolutely amazing music, what an amazing band they are too"
-Stephen McCauley, BBC NI

"Pretty Happy are .... developing a reputation for the energy of their live shows and Abbey Blake’s emerging distinctive pedal-driven electronic guitar style."
- Ellie O'Byrne, Irish Examiner

"Something of a best-kept secret."
- Lauren Murphy, entertainment.ie

“New wavey post-punk which delights. ”
-Nialler9

Upcoming Gigs

3rd December 2021 21:00 Pretty Happy More details
4th December 2021 20:00 Pretty Happy More details