Crumlin, County Dublin
Zizou is the solo project from singer and multi-instrumentalist Mathieu Doogan, also known from his vocals in Dublin based post-punk band Angular Hank. Zizou, the name of Mathieu’s French granny (born before Zidane), came into life in Montréal, Québec and he is bringing North American rootin tootin cowboy pop back to Dublin in order to develop a large Fianna Fáil following.
"Striking that perfect combination of the emotional nuance and songwriting mastery of Sparklehorse and Wilco, it’s a wistful series of vivid, scattershot, kitchen sink portraits of those 20s wilderness years. " - Stevie Lennox, The Thin Air
"The project I'm most excited for this year" - Alto Ego, Dublin Digital Radio