Dermot Byrne

Dermot Byrne

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Vocals /slide guitar /fingerstyle guitar and blues harp performing blues and roots music s well as self penned material.

Biography

Dermot Byrne based in Wicklow, Ireland is a prolific songwriter and blues performer.
Using slide guitar and harmonica his interpretation of roots and blues music has been highly acclaimed in the European music press and he has taken to
the stage at many of the major festivals in Ireland and in other parts of Europe.
Major influences are the songs of Son House, Fred McDowell and Texas
folk /blues player Buddie Leadbetter.

Discography

Lonesome to the bone year
with Paul Byrne (Bass) and Tim Creedon (Drums)
Year 2000

Yonder comes the dawn
The Acoustic Catalogue
Year 2002

Set List

Mixture of self penned and traditional blues and roots numbers as well as blues shouts and work songs.

Set list time ....Full Performance 90 minutes.
Song Duration .....Between 3 to 5 minutes .
Typical Set List.........Approx 21 songs.
Typical Set List
Writer
1...Yonder comes the dawn......D. Byrne
2...Fortune Teller.............D Byrne
3...How Long Blues.............Leroy Carr
4...Monday Morning Blues.......John Hurt
5...Line em train 45...........Leadbelly
6...John Henry.................Trad
7...Lonesome to the bone........D Byrne
8...Death letter................Son House
9...Brownsville.................Fred Mc Dowell
10..Borrow Love and go..........Leadbelly
11..Worried life blues..........Fred McDowell
12..Karla Fay...................D.Byrne
13..Everybody got to ride that old blues train some time
D.Byrne.
14..Walking Blues..........