Hailing from the South-East of Ireland Corner Boy are known for combining contemporary and traditional music to form a distinct alternative-folk sound. Their acclaimed high energy live shows have lit up stages across; Europe, North America, The Middle East & Asia.
In November 2018 they released the eagerly anticipated ‘Goodbye Old Holy EP’ recorded by Grammy award winning producer Ted Hutt (Old Crow Medicine Show, Dropkick Murphy’s) to widespread recognition. Their music soundtracks in their words 'the beautiful, volatile modern world' inspired by roots music - old and new. Their debut album is expected in 2021.
‘From Trad to folk & heavy rock, matched with powerful heartfelt lyrics. A very impressive group, great things ahead for them, stadium superstars in the waiting perhaps
- Ruth Smith, Simply Folk, RTE Radio 1, May, 2019
"There are times when you first hear a band that you know they are destined for success. Corner Boy is one of those bands. Their sound is powerful, raw, and captivating. Everyone should see and hear this band."
- Keli O'Neill Wenzel, Executive Director, Kansas City Irish Fest, October, 2020