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Tue 12th Oct 2021

Whelan’s main venue


All The Queen’s Horses is an award winning alternative, indie-folk songwriter project by Sean Murphy based around piano, cello and synth.

All The Queen’s Horses recently featured on the RTE recommended playlist and received national airplay on Today FM, RTE Radio 1, WLR FM, Red FM and Dublin 103FM.

In May, Sean was a winner at the International Songwriting competition out of 26,000 entries from 158 countries with his song Jocelyn. The New York Times coined it ”the songwriting competition to take note of”. Judges were Tom Waits, Coldplay, Keane, Dua Lipa and Fleet Foxes. Also many more of Seans songs were finalists. Sean’s song Jocelyn placed at number 1 in the Irish iTunes Songwriter chart along with his other releases.

All The Queen’s Horses have received a large amount of positive industry coverage from publications like Hot Press, American Pancake, Analogue Trash, LA on Lock, Alt 77, Ear To The Ground, Glide Magazine, For The Love of Bands, Rock the Pigeon, Cheers to The Vikings, Artist Radar, Belwood Magazine,

Critic Quotes
‘’Stunning, resonant storytelling, a serious new Irish talent at work’’ ~ Brian Kilmartin Managing Editor Irish Times Features

”A masterclass” ~ Ear to the Ground

”The songwriting is on another level, a masterpiece” ~ Rock The Pigeon

”Goosebumps……Intriguing, interesting and very very lovely. All The Queen’s Horses is some talent.” ~ Ed Smith

This show has been funded with special thanks to the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media: Live Performance Support Scheme.


*Inline with Government restrictions this gig will be limited capacity and patrons will be required to provide proof of immunity (Being fully vaccinated or recovered from COVID-19 within previous 6 months).


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€10 available online from Whelan’s. This will be a theatre style seated event which will be filmed for online streaming. By entering the venue you agree to be video and/or audio recorded by the producers of this event.

– 50c per ticket service charge applies on all bookings. Final ticket price may be higher from other outlets.

Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required