KID COY ANNOUNCE SINGLE: SUN GOD OUT FEB 21ST via XTMH records.
KID COY- SINGLE: SUN GOD OUT FEB 21ST via XTMH records.
Kid Coy are an alternative electronic duo hailing from the Nations capital, Dublin. Formed in 2012, they are comprised of Lead vocalist and guitarist Tom Doyle and Dermot O’Neill on backing Vocals and Keyboards. Kid Coy’s music ranges from Alternative to Electronica to Pop with soft folk subtleties delicately sub-lining their debut single ‘Sun God’, which is set for release on Feb 21st.
Their debut album ‘Resolute’ was recorded and produced by Irish producer Karl Odlum (The Frames, Kila, Gemma Hayes, David Kitt). Karl also made a guest appearance as the albums bassist. It also features collaborations with Violinist and Vocalist Ciara Brennan and Drummer Cion O’Callaghan (Paddy Casey/Mundy). Resolute is the forthcoming album, which will be released April 25th.
In 2013 the band garnered notable attention from home and abroad when their rendition live You Tube performance of the song A Real Hero from the movie Drive, gained much positive feedback for the band. American website covermesongs.com stated “Kid Coy’s rendition mines the song for a subtler beauty and achieves that goal magnificently”. Notable Spanish digital artist Luis Beltran provided the artwork for the bands album having being impressed with early demos of the bands music.
Kid Coy’s live sets range from full band to stripped back acoustic sets which have gained a positive word of mouth endorsement with local audiences and led them to play the headline slot at the The National Gallery Of Ireland for Culture Night 2013 and also to play venues such as The Academy and The Unitarian Church.