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John Cathal O'Brien


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    Sun Followers
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    Let It Go by Yee and O'brien
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    As I Went Down
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    Break Waves by Yee and O'brien
Learning to play guitar and write songs from a very young age, Dublin born John Cathal O’Brien continues to write consistently and focus on live performance.
Having played with several traditional Irish bands and plenty of other projects, the songwriter decided to focus on a solo career and throughout the years has released several recordings. O’Brien now resides in Brooklyn NY and is pursuing his music career full throttle. Playing regular gigs in Brooklyn, the songwriter is always working on new material for upcoming releases.
"...a bloke who has the gift of song well at his fingertips and his observational tales of life and love lost come straight from the heart and soul without the usual fancy detours........." All Whats Rock
"John Cathal O’Brien’s “Acid Week” is certainly a wonderful surprise. With an overabundance of “folk pop” and “indie folk” artists out there, it’s refreshing to hear a folk artist with something to say lyrically" Music Perk
"John Cathal O’Brien brings a new feel to a classic genre. Lush with addicting guitar progressions, an honest and edgy vocal style, and a dream like atmosphere, the record boasts the aesthetic of indie folk anthems. Though the songs are diverse from one another, there is a glue that holds them all together much like a concept album. Most importantly, the EP never loses sight of the emotional platform great songs are built from."
- Joe Cosini, RRPR


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