City, County Cork
Sarah Buckley began 2019 with a much coveted place in "Whelan's Ones to Watch". Her debut single "You've Got Me" was released on all platforms in February 2019 and the song spent four weeks on RTE Radio 1 Recommends playlist (National Radio) as well as receiving heavy rotation on local stations across the country.
It selected for Spin FM's "Plan B" Ones to Watch, and featured in Hot Press, GoldenPlec, Pure M, JOE.ie among other music blogs.
In February 2019, Sarah's song 'Magic Powers' was chosen as a semi-finalist in the International Songwriting Competition. Judges in this competition include Tom Waits and The Script. Previous winners include Goyte, Bastille, and Mick Flannery.
In May 2019 Sarah had her first headline show, it sold out a week in advance.
In July 2019, competitive evaluation process you have been selected to participate in the AtticAscent recording and production residency with producers Tommy McLaughlin (Villagers, SOAK) and Rocky O’Reilly www.rockyoreilly.com (And So I Watch You From Afar, Gary Lightbody).
Sarah has an Irish tour planned over the Spring/Summer with more dates being added.
"Sarah Buckley's debut single is a beautifully rendered acoustic love song that could easily have been penned by Dolores O'Riordan." - Hot Press
"An unusual and beguiling singing voice" - The Thin Air Blog
"A name we think we are going to hear a lot more of" - JOE.ie
"A talent that is almost colossal in its potential." - youBloom Blog