Rootsy Rock and Soul, Alt-Country, Rhythm and Blues. American 70's heartland rock influenced, smoky soulful bluesy Rock and Roll.
With music described as “Extraordinary roots-rock with powerful vocals…” (iamedia), and a lead singer described as a "Bright Talent", (Galway Independent), The Copper Soul (Niceol Blue [lead vox & rhythm guitar], Pat Fortune [drums], Karl Clews [vox & bass], Jenny O'Brien [vox & keys] and Eoghan Judge [lead guitar] ) have been entertaining crowds in the West and beyond since 2010.
An award winning songwriter and poet, Niceol Blue was voted a top ten finalist for the Northwest People’s Picks (Seattle Times), and has played on stage in the US at Folklife and Bumbershoot Festivals. In Ireland (solo and with her band) she's played at Electric Picnic, Temple House, Green Village, Flat Lake and Body and Soul Festivals, The Rosin Dubh and The Crane in Galway, and The Helix in Dublin.
The Copper Soul are currently touring Ireland with their debut full-length CD 'Rise'. Look for them in a venue near you!