Marc O' Reilly

Live Act Alternative Blues Blues Rock Folk Alternative Rock
Marc O' Reilly - Alternative Blues Blues Rock Folk Alternative Rock Live Act in Cork

Marc O' Reilly Short Info

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MILESTONES
INTERNATIONAL SHOWCASES – Marc performed at perform at EUROSONIC '16 in The Netherlands, FOLK ALLIANCE '16 in Kansas City and REEPERBAHN ‘16 in Hamburg.

RECORDING & LABEL – In December 2015 Marc signed to Universal imprint Virgin Records. Since then Marc has recorded his latest album “MORALITY MORTALITY” which is released October 28th 2016. Marc is now also signed to Universal in Ireland and Virgin have licensed the new record to Dox Records in The Netherlands.

MANAGEMENT – Marc’s Ireland based manager JawdropperManagement, teamed up with Red Light Management in the US, who also look after artists like Alabama Shakes, The Vaccines, Kaiser Chiefs etc

PUBLISHING – Marc is signed to publishing giant KOBALT worldwide.

FESTIVALS – Marc has performed at many festivals in the UK / Ireland / Germany / Switzerland, Benelux as well as performing in the US. Highlights in 2015 include Glastonbury, Beautiful Days, Electric Picnic, Shambala, Dranouter etc etc.

TOURING – Marc regularly tours, Ireland, The UK and The Netherlands. Marc’s European tour this autumn ’16 takes in Benelux and GSA countries. Midnight Mango coordinates the live duties with European partners Good Music, Handshake, Ishtar etc.

COLLABORATIONS – Marc provided vocals on 3 tracks on the new album by MOBO winning act Karios stet.

RADIO - Marc has received international radio support from BBC Radio 2, 6music, Amazing Radio, RTE Radio 1, 2FM, 3FM, Today FM etc and has recorded live sessions for BBC Radio 2 (UK) RTE Radio 1 and Today FM (Ireland), Radio 6 (NL) etc.

RECORD OF THE DAY - Marc's tracks 'Bleed' and 'The Wayward Shepherd' have both recently been featured as 'Tracks of the Day' by influential UK industry newsletter Record of the Day.
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PRESS QUOTES
Praise for - 'Human Herdings'

'The best Irish release in the last 5 years 12/12 ' - 2UIBestow
'Borders on being a work of genius' - FATEA Magazine
'Great unsigned artist with soul and heartfelt emotion by the truckload' - Recordoftheday
'Tense folk-pop, full of lightening fingerpicking and classic Irish storytelling' - TimeOut London
'Album of the Week' - Dan Hegarty (2fm)
'Utterly brilliant' - Paul McLoone (Today FM)
5***** - Rootstime
4**** - The Irish Times
4**** - Written in Music
'If you invest in one album this year, make it this one' - Her.ie
' 'Pretty Remarkable ' - Goldenplec.com
'Spectacular Tallent' - Jamie Cullum (BBC Radio 2)
'Capitaviting' 9/10 - The Last Mix Tape
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MILESTONES
INTERNATIONAL SHOWCASES – Marc performed at perform at EUROSONIC '16 in The Netherlands, FOLK ALLIANCE '16 in Kansas City and REEPERBAHN ‘16 in Hamburg.

RECORDING & LABEL – In December 2015 Marc signed to Universal imprint Virgin Records. Since then Marc has recorded his latest album “MORALITY MORTALITY” which is released October 28th 2016. Marc is now also signed to Universal in Ireland and Virgin have licensed the new record to Dox Records in The Netherlands.

MANAGEMENT – Marc’s Ireland based manager JawdropperManagement, teamed up with Red Light Manage...

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Past Gigs Marc O' Reilly

  • 11 | 2016 Ireland Irish Tour 6 Dates
  • 10 | 2016 Europe European Tour 20 Dates
  • 10 | 2016 UK UK Tour 14 Dates
  • 09 | 2016 Hamburg Reeperbahn Festival Conference
  • 04 | 2016 Europe European Tour 17 Dates
  • 02 | 2016 Kansas City Folk Alliance Festival Conference
  • 01 | 2016 Groningen Eurosonic Festival Conference
  • 01 | 2015 Dublin Temple Bar Trad Fest
  • 12 | 2014 utrecht Tivoli
  • 11 | 2014 Cardiff Four Bars
  • 11 | 2014 Swindon The Vic
  • 11 | 2014 London The Islington
  • 11 | 2014 Guildford The Boileroom
  • 11 | 2014 Bristol The Louisianna

Discography Marc O' Reilly

  • 2016 Of Nothing Single | Virgin
  • 2016 Morality Mortality Album | Virgin
  • 2014 Human Herdings Album | Salt and Shake Records
  • 2011 My Friend Marx Album | Salt and Shake Records

Media

  • Video Marc O'Reilly - Of Nothing
  • Video Marc O'Reilly - Healer
  • Video Marc O'Reilly - Blinded By
  • Video Marc O'Reilly - 'The Waywar...

Origin

  • Cork IE

Founded

  • 2011

Members

  • Pete Byrnes Drums
  • Mike O'Connell Bass
  • Albert Jones Guitar

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