Donna Dunne and Band

Live Act Rhythm & Blues (R&B) Rock Roots Reggae
Donna Dunne and Band  - Rhythm & Blues (R&B) Rock Roots Reggae Live Act in Dublin

Donna Dunne and Band Short Info

Donna Dunne "The Sound of Today" is one of Irelands up & coming artists. Her music consists of a wide range of genres covering rock, pop, soul, reggae and blues. Since the release of her first EP ‘Woman in Black’ in 2012, Donna has attracted fans from all over the world.

Changing her music to a slightly more edgy sound , Donna went to the UK and recorded 'Beale Street' with Brandon Hoadley after a turning point trip to Memphis. Brandon has perfected his craft having toured Europe, America and Asia with some house hold names such as Jerry lee Lewis, Jamie Cullum, Eric Clapton, BB king, Robbie Williams, the living end to name but a few.

After recording Beale Street, a tour was put together with Donna and her four piece band for the summer of 2013 consisting of Brandon Hoadley, Erik Strong, Richard Lock and Harrison Caruana. During those months the band performed many festivals amongst countless of venues in Ireland and some parts of the UK.

Early 2014 saw the release of ‘Way Back Then’ and because of this song, Donna and band are being considered to play at The Mansion House in Dublin for the 100th Anniversary of the Easter Rising in 2016. Shortly after this release, Donna and Brandon secured a six month contract in Spain coming back home only once to play on the main stage at the Groove Festival supporting David Gray and Beautiful South on the 6th July 2014.

The journey of Donna and her band continue, following a new single and video to be released in January 2015. Lewis Bennett, director of LBP films followed the guys around during their stay and headlining performances at the Cork Jazz Festival 2014. These up and coming new videos will show the bands energetic passion, originality and love of what they do.

Donna Dunne "The Sound of Today" is one of Irelands up & coming artists. Her music consists of a wide range of genres covering rock, pop, soul, reggae and blues. Since the release of her first EP ‘Woman in Black’ in 2012, Donna has attracted fans from all over the world.

Changing her music to a slightly more edgy sound , Donna went to the UK and recorded 'Beale Street' with Brandon Hoadley after a turning point trip to Memphis. Brandon has perfected his craft having toured Europe, America and Asia with some house hold names such as Jerry lee Lewis, Jamie Cullum, Eric Clapton, BB king, Robbie Williams, the living end to name but a few.

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Media

  • Sound Beale Street
  • Sound Cover : Kicks
  • Video Donna Dunne - Way Back Then
  • Video Donna Dunne and Band Behind...
  • Video Donna Dunne, Move, (Little ...
  • Video Donna Dunne - Woman in Blac...

Origin

  • Dublin IE

Founded

  • 2012

Members

  • Brandon Hoadley Guitar
  • Erik Strong Drums/Backing Vocals
  • Donna Dunne Lead Vocals
  • Richard Lock Rhythem Guitar/Backing Vocals
  • Harrison Caruana Bass Player