OH BOLAND/SILVERBACKS/LUKE REDMOND
21:00 - 00:30
OH BOLAND (TUAM SLOP POP)
SILVERBACKS (BELGIAN LO-FI INDIE)
LUKE REDMOND (PORTUGESE PANTI DROPPING INSTRUMENTALIST)
BRÚ HOUSE NEWBRIDGE ---- €5 (online) ----- FRIDAY 1st DECEMBER 2017
Formed in 2012, the trio of songwriter Niall Murphy (Guitars, Vocals) Eanna MacDonnchadha (bass) and Simon McDonagh (drums/vocals) came together to form Oh Boland over the course of numerous drunken pub crawls in their hometown. The band's mos recent US tour concluded with a set at Gonerfest 13 in Memphis. Over the last few years, the band has had the honour of touring Ireland with Parquet Courts and playing with the likes of Sheer Mag, Protomartyr, Metz, Speedy Ortiz, the Growlers, the Sonics, and Paul Collins (the Nerves).
2016 saw the release of their debut album 'Spilt Milk' on Volar Records which was included in Pitchfork's Top 20 Garage Punk albums of 2016 as well as being included in many other 'Best Albums of 2016' lists in Ireland, The US and South America.