"Áine Duffy kicks ass " Tony Fenton (Today FM)
"Impossible to divert your eyes" (Evening Echo)
"One to Watch" Tony Clayton Lea (The Irish Times)
"A powerful yet angelic voice" (The Daily Star )
Áine Duffy has a large vocal range and stays very true to her accent.
As an accomplished guitar player she has toured extensively. She has performed on many stages and festivals: The Electric Picnic, the Body and Soul festival, Charlesfort Kinsale with Imelda May and with Jack Lukeman in many different places like the Cork Opera House, Whelans, the Theatre Royal Waterford, the Riverbank Arts Theatre, Waterford arts festival, Fennellys Callan, Kilkenny, Midleton arts festival with the Frank and Walters, The lost brothers, Mick Flannery, Kila,The Irish animation awards. Madame Claude’s Berlin. Philippe Cohen Solal of Gotan project, in Paris. Featured comedian Joe Rooney.
In 2022 a journalist discovered Billie Eilish and Áine ,were close cousins.
BB kings Los Angeles, the cat club, Sunset Strip, Los Angeles, Genghis Cohen, LA, fat baby, New York, club europa New York. Took part in “the benefit or Mr. Buffet “ where a marathon of Beatles songs were performed on ukuleles in two days by established artists such
as Adam green and more with producer Roger Greenawalt “ in New York.
Áine also works with kids doing pop and rock choirs and is an ambassador for the Grace O'Malley pirate queen whiskey as one their graces.
During the pandemic She built herself a passive tiny home which was featured highly on press and radio. Inspiring many.
Most recently Áine converted a donkey box into a convertible stage, she did a go fund me Project for the PA system which achieve its goal in 8 days. Its gone from strength to strength and cheered a lot of people up during the pandemic. Its known fondly as the Duffbox. Her Sign on her PA system also caught attention of the press also stating “Don’t Touch my knob, without consent”, her way of putting a stop to condescending chivalry and prove she is well able. Without an argument.
Featuring on The Brendan o Connor show RTE 1,BBC, the Ryan tubridy show RTE 1, The Joe Duffy show RTE 1, Alison Curtis todayfm, Dermot and Dave , fergal Darcy,Todayfm, Jenifer Zamperilli 2fm, Ireland AM, Nuacht, RTE news, the Irish Times, Self build magazine, and Sean Moncrief to name some.
She received much press from the Duffbox and her self-build home , combined with a single release on June 11th of her new single “I’ll Wear White“ and is currently receiving international airplay.
Put on a show with the Duffbox for the Cork Nature Network, which will see the proceeds have pollinator walks around the county.
In September 2022IMEALL TG4 aired Áine Performing on her roof.
The end of summer 2022 she toured the Direct provision centres with support of the LLPPS scheme and made the front page of the Most read Newspaper in Ireland The examiner.
Festival and gig guide Ireland, ARTIST OF THE WEEK. May 8th
Flirting with dance, rock and funk with all the best parts. They combine genres and moods in an innovative way to create a new sound designed to get the dance floor rocking and concert venues partying.
"There’s something fantastically refreshing about west Cork native Áine Duffy " James Hendicot