Leitrim/Dublin, County Leitrim
Winner of the 2016 Young Songwriter's Award, the 2017 Bluestacks Songwriting Competition, Sea Sessions Unsigned Competition 2017 and nominee for Pure M's Best Female Solo Artist 2017, Étáin is a 20 year-old captivating singer/songwriter influenced by music from The Rolling Stones, Joni Mitchell, Kate Bush and the 70's punk movement.
"It's great to see talent emerging from Leitrim!... a very quirky songwriting style that stands out" - Paddy McKenna, Editor, Joe.ie.
"Her lyrics, melodies and work commitment floored me. As a scout I’ve never met a 19 year old like her... This is a very special artist." - Ed Darragh, 'Toy with Rhythm' keyboardist and producer of ex-RTE series 'Nighthawks'.
"A joy to listen to." - Jason Coulter, Managing Editor, Pure M Music Magazine.
Étáin has gigged extensively across Ireland and Britain debuting her track 'A Faint Sense of Heaven' in The Cavern Club, Liverpool. She also graced the same stage as Moya Brennan of Clannad in Leo's Tavern Donegal. With upcoming performances nationwide she has received regional, national and international airplay and has made several TV appearances. In 2017 she released her debut EP, 'Sacred Renditions'.