Ballinrobe, County Mayo
Faraway Martin returns to Ireland from Doha, Qatar, where he has been based for the past four years. The singer/songwriter completed a mammoth tour of Ireland, playing 23 shows in the month of September 1st, promoting his latest single ‘I Wanna Go’ which has already received radioplay in the States, the UK as well as national radioplay in Ireland.
'Leaves an instant mark on the listener' – Hotpress
Since the release of his debut single 'Intoxicated' last November, and his follow up sing ‘Falling In Your Sleep’, the RTE Recommends Artist presence in the music scene has grown internationally. The Irishman has established himself as a live act in his adopted home in the Middle East, recently playing support to international pop sensation Bazzi and Boyce Avenue, of YouTube fame. Here in Ireland, he has opened shows for Mick Flannery, Aslan, Mundy and Hermitage Green, played main stage in Whelan's, The Workman's Club and filled the Roisin Dubh for his first headline gig. His latest single, ‘I Wanna Go’ is a coming of age track about travelling and discovering new places and friendships and features cúpla focal also.
'Faraway Martin creates a whiplash cirque berserk that is so over the top it's amazing' - REMY.
'Full of feeling and fervour and never exhibits a dull moment' - PureMZine, Track of the Week'.
'A very catchy tune with lyrics we can all identify with' - Joe.ie, Song of the Day.