Wexford, County Wexford
Corner Boy are a group of multi-instrumentalist songwriters from the South-East of Ireland that combine contemporary and traditional music to form a distinct alt-folk sound. Their acclaimed high energy live shows have lit up stages across; Europe, North America, The Middle East & Asia plus many of Ireland's largest music festivals.
In November 2018 they released the eagerly anticipated ‘Goodbye Old Holy EP’ recorded by Grammy award winning producer Ted Hutt (Old Crow Medicine Show, Dropkick Murphy’s) to widespread acclaim. Their music soundtracks in their words 'the beautiful, volatile modern world' inspired by roots music - old and new. Their debut album is expected in 2020.
‘From Trad to folk & heavy rock, matched with powerful heartfelt lyrics. A very impressive group, great things ahead for them, stadium superstars in the waiting perhaps’
- Ruth Smith, Simply Folk, RTE Radio 1, May, 2019