“But there’s time to change the rules/Teach the right hand to play a left hand tune,” '90 Degrees’
Since first bursting onto the scene in 2011 critically acclaimed County Tyrone bred artist Wendy Jack has turned plenty of heads with spellbinding tales of love, loss, myth, legend, world issues and woolly jumpers. After taking a short hiatus, 2019 saw Wendy return to the world of music with the release of her retrospective album 'Sunsets' (named after the song that started her journey). This magnetic opus has re-introduced the fiercely talented musician to music lovers worldwide, while also earning her a wealth of new followers. Featuring eight tracks, the album sees Jack tackle many genres and moods with her characteristically fearless spirit. In late 2020, Wendy was back with a new folk-power-pop track called 'White Bicycle' much to the delight of her growing fanbase. This track has been well received throughout Ireland, UK and indeed worldwide... featuring on RTE Radio 1 Recommends list as one of BBC Radio Ralph McLean's top songs of 2020... This has helped cement Wendy's reputation as one of Ireland's finest singer-songwriters.
Wendy is currently undertaking a musical retreat on Rathlin Island with the aim of creating a body of work inspired by this experience. To follow this exciting new phase in her musical adventure connect with Wendy via social media and sign up to her mailing list via www.wendyjackmusic.com
Praise for Wendy Jack:
“Wendy Jack is the real deal. Her songs tell stories and pull you in with their honesty and soulfulness. White Bicycle is her finest track to date”. Ralph McLean (BBC Radio Ulster)
“White Bicycle is heaving with heart, soul and seriously good hooks.” Edwin McFee (Sunday Life, The Big List, ex NME)
“Jack’s inimitable croon creates worlds and stories you could get lost in.” Hot Press magazine
“Sunsets is a strong and infectious debut from Wendy Jack. Good lyrics, melody and hooks, strong performance, the emotion is there too, and high production values.” Liam Merriman, The Green Room on WLRFM.
“Wendy’s music and lyrics are so poetic, they will leave you wanting to hear more” Paul McDevitt, Monday Night Sessions, Highland Radio.
“Wendy... Thanks for last night. Everyone was talking about your set... Went down really well.”
Ronnie Purvis, Acoustic Showcase NI
“Dear Wendy, your performance in Biella Festival has left quite a mark. Your performance of "Fairies" was one of the most beautiful things in the evening. Thank-you for your participation.” Giorgio Pezzana - Biella Festival Director, Biella Festival, Italy