Acclaimed as ‘the new jewel of Irish folk-pop’, Cork’s Polly Barrett released her debut album Mr. Bookshop to excellent reviews and was chosen by influential music industry magazine Music Week for their ‘Sounds of Ireland 2011’ CD. The album will receive a full UK release this summer through Proper Music. Polly has recently toured Ireland and the UK opening for such artists as Agnes Obel, Chris Wood, Julie Felix and has been confirmed for a number of festival appearances over the summer months.
‘Polly Barrett is the new jewel of Irish folk-pop’……Music Week (UK)
‘Mr. Bookshop is a fine introduction to a real talent’….. Hot Press
‘Classic and beautiful folk-pop with an Irish flavour’….. Crazewire (Ger)
‘February is glorious with its wonderful enriching imagery’….2UIBestow
‘Ireland has a habit of producing wonderful female singers and Polly Barrett is no exception’……..Goldenplec
‘Polly captures the true beauty of love and nature in her lyrics and that’s what makes her stand out from the crowd’….Music Review
AFTER THE GIG
Intergalactic – Whelan’s Indie/Electro Club w/ Late Bar from 10:30pm til late (FREE ENTRY).