Austin Donohue

Austin Donohue

 Brooklyn, New York, USA
BandFolkSinger/Songwriter

Austin Donohue is a Brooklyn based singer-songwriter. He is currently working on his first full-length album with producer Allen Farmelo. This album will be released in Spring 2012.

Biography

Austin Donohue is a Brooklyn based singer-songwriter. He is currently working on his first full-length album with producer Allen Farmelo. This album will be released in Spring 2012.
For more information visit:
www.austindonohue.com

Lyrics

Transit

Written By: Austin Donohue

tran-sit
[tran-sit, -zit]
-sit-ed,-sit-ing
noun, verb

1. the act or fact of passing across or through; passage from one place to another.
2. conveyance or transportation from one place to another, as of persons or goods, esp., local public transportation: city transit. Compare mass transit.
3. a transition or change.
4. Astronomy.
a. the passage of a heavenly body across the meridian of a given location or through the field of a telescope.
b. the passage of Mercury or Venus across the disk of the sun, or of a satellite or its shadow across the face of its primary.
c. meridian circle.
5. Astrology. the passage of a planet in aspect to another planet or a specific point in a horoscope.
6. Surveying.
a. Also called transit instrument. an instrument, as a theodolite, having a telescope that can be transited, used for measuring horizontal and sometimes vertical angles.
b. a repeating transit theodolite.
7. (initial capital letter) U.S. Aerospace. one of a series of satellites for providing positional data to ships and aircraft.
–verb (used with object)
8. to pass across or through.
9. Surveying. to turn (the telescope of a transit) in a vertical plane in order to reverse direction; plunge.
10. Astronomy. to cross (a meridian, celestial body, etc.).
–verb (used without object)
11. to pass over or through something; make a transit.
12. Astronomy. to make a transit across a meridian, celestial body, etc.

[Origin: 1400–50; late ME (n. and v.) < L tr&#257;nsitus a going across, passage, equiv. to tr&#257;nsi-, var. s. of tr&#257;ns&#299;re to cross (tr&#257;ns- trans- + -&#299;re to go) + -tus suffix of v. action]

Discography

"The New Year" Original Score 2009
What If/Vibration Single: Released 2008
"Hooligan" Original Score 2007

Set List

Solo Acoustic: 1-2 hr set featuring guitar & additional instrumentation. Honest songs akin to Damien Rice, Nick Drake, Radiohead, Sigur Ros, Nirvana Unplugged.