Aaron Shanley

Aaron Shanley

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Biography

Ten Things you need to know about Aaron:
1. In February 2010 he won The Katherine Brick Young Songwriter of the Year Award as part of the Belfast/Nashville singer/songwriter festival.
2. In March 2010 he was invited to Nashville as part of the extended festival and played in The Belcourt Theatre to a capacity crowd
3. In April 2010 Aaron was Artist in Residence as part of the Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival.
4. In June 2010 he played 2 shows in LA to the Hollywood Film/Music Industry as part of the BPI Synch Mission.
5. In July 2010 Aaron signed a North America Publishing deal with MUSICBOX on the back of the successful LA shows.
6. In Sept 2010 Aaron embarked on a two week tour of the US taking in Kansas, Boston, Ohio, Philly, New York and Washington DC etc supporting Kiernan McMullan.
7. During 2010 Aaron released 6 singles online with total downloads exceeding 24,000
8. In Oct 2010 his debut Mini Album ‘Let The Sun In’ was released on his own label Love Gum Records to rave online reviews supported by a two week tour of UK taking in London, Bristol, Ipswich, Cambridge and Brighton
9. In Nov 2010 Aaron’s first Belfast Solo Show was sold out.
10. In Dec 2010 Aaron was presented the award Best Male by Radio One DJ Edith Bowmen at the Access to Music Awards Ceremony 2010 held at O2 Academy, Birmingham. Aaron was also invited to perform at the Ceremony
Stats: Aaron has 2300 facebook followers / 482,000 myspace plays. In 2010 Aaron played over 250 gigs across Ireland/UK & US and supported acts such as The Duke & The King, Tom Baxter, Divine Comedy, Joe Brooks, Iain Archer, Pam Rose, Midge Ure, Mundy, Holly Williams, Baskery

Discography

Oh My Girl - single - free download
Tell Me - single - free download
Somebody To Take Care Off - single - free download
Coming Down - single - free download
Let The Sun In - single - free download
Let The Sun In - mini album - itunes/lovegum records
The Nashville Sessions - bonus EP - itunes/lovegum records