Joined Nov 9 2011
26 years old
Thomas McPartland is a Galway-based singer songwriter who has been writing for a number of years now. His biggest influences range from The Beatles and Radiohead to Damien Rice and The Guggenheim Grotto. Highlights have included playing in Auxerrasmus in France, having tracks included on a compilation album of Northwest artists and playing in venues such as the Roisin Dubh in Galway, Cleere's in Kilkenny and various other venues in the North West. He has also shared a stage with artists such as Damien Dempsey, The Heathers, The Guggenheim Grotto and Túcan to name a few. His song 'Hungry-Eyed' was a regional finalist in the recent Arthurs Day competition this year.
In August, he released his first EP, entitled 'Lead Me Astray'.
'You have to lean in quietly to hear him, but you'll find yourself paying more attention to him then to any other band. A lyrical poet' - Galway Music Scene
'A likable soft character in his voice' - Kevin May, Guggenheim Grotto