Maria Doyle Kennedy announces new self titled album out Nov 10th 2017

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Maria Doyle Kennedy announces the release date of self titled new album ‘Maria Doyle Kennedy’ out Nov 10th 2017.

Maria Doyle Kennedy has spent the past 5 years wandering the globe with her family preparing songs for the new album gigging constantly and filming cult TV show Orphan Black. The new album has just dropped over on spotify and gets it official release date across all digital platforms on Nov 10th 2017, on her own label Mermaid Records.

Maria has just collaborated with Feist & Jarvis Cocker on a video for the song *Century* from Feist’s new album. The project was a crazy mashup of Westside story and Thriller and featured Maria & Feist as dance-off gang leaders….

Maria writes and performs with husband Kieran Kennedy and along with the new album they have also completed their first short film *A Different Kind Of Day* written and directed by Maria, produced and scored by Kieran . They also raise 4 children together, although occasionally, when things are particularly frantic, they just throw packets of crisps at them.

The new album in Maria’s words:

Mostly the songs come from my efforts to explain the world to myself, a thing I sometimes find difficult or confusing . I don’t worry when I’m singing, more than that , I don’t think when I’m singing, I just sing. I trust the songs. They make things clearer for me.



Check out ‘Pride‘, released over the Summer from the album, which beckoned high acclaim from the likes of BBC radio and Rte:

Katherine Lynch announces New Single “Burning Sun (Summer Mix)” + PRIDE performance.

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KLynch Burning Sun Artwork

Katherine Lynch

New Single “Burning Sun (Summer Mix)” Out June 28th

Irish show announced Sugar Club Dublin- October 5th + Performance at PRIDE Sat June 29th

Following up on the successful release of her debut album “Settling Dust” Katherine Lynch announces the release of her third single “Burning Sun” on June 28th

“Burning Sun (Summer Mix)” has been remixed and produced by Paul of the Electric Penguins and Gareth from the Japanese Popstars.  The track marks a bit of a departure for the comedienne turn

ed singer.  While her debut album is firmly rooted in folk and trad, “Burning Sun (Summer Mix)” is her first venture into the world of dance music.

In celebration of the release and this new musical venture, Katherine will be debuting the track at this Saturdays’ Pride festival.  Along with the debut of the single Pride also marks Katherine’s debut major live musical performance, something she is delighted to be embarking on.  With a solo show taking place on the 5th of October in Dublin’s Sugarclub, Katherine is extremely excited to be continuing this musical journey.

“Burning Sun (Summer Mix)” will be available from iTunes and all god digital music stores.

Tickets for Katherine Lynch “Songs from ‘Settling Dust’” are available form ticketmaster and are priced €18.

SETTLING DUST is available from Tescos and all good music reatailers nationwide and online from iTunes and Amazon.  For further information and updates please contact:

TWITTER – @katherinelyncho

FACEBOOK – settlingdust

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