Carlow, County Carlow
In late 2018, Beef Supreme decamped to Orphan Recording Studios in the Dublin Mountains and under the watchful eye of Gavin Glass, laid down some of their most intently driven music to date.
‘The Jerry’, scheduled for release on the 22nd of February 2019 follows on from Novembers ‘Whistleblower’ as the band grow their roots rock sound into new territories. A song that starts with a whisper of crooked media leaks and builds to a galloping crescendo of old testament proportions.
Regular returners to the Central Arts ArtBeat series, Kilkenny Roots, Burning Lake in Achill, Electric Picnic, Eigse Carlow Arts and Whelans Dublin their ever evolving set of catchy roots crossover rock grows year on year.
Beef Supreme are:
Jimmy O’Rourke - Vocals, Guitars
Micheál Bolton – Violin, Vocals
Shane Glover – Bass, Vocals
Shane O’Rourke – Vocals, Guitar
Darragh O’Connor – Mandolin, Vocals
Gavin Glover – Drums, Percussion
‘Dark Air Balloons – A short escape of Death and Debt’ and ’Live at the Waffle Lodge’ EPs recorded with Cliff Deane in WL Studios and ‘Presents’ album are previous recorded ventures.
‘Complex, concise, and aurally diverse.….these Carlow based musicians are challenging conventions of the folk music genre in Ireland.’ Pure M Magazine