mundy

mundy

 Dublin, Leinster, IRL
BandPop

Singer/Songwriter
folk,rock,americana
4 original albums.
3 top ten and one number one in Ireland
Multi Platinum Sales.
1 Covers album and 1 live album that featured the most downloaded song in Ireland for 2 years running.
Supported Bob Dylan,Neil Young,R.E.M,Oasis,Emmylou Harris and more...


Biography

Born 1975.Picked up the guitar for the 2nd time at 14 years.The Doors,Neil Young,u2,R.E.M and Dylan are my early among early influences.
Nowadays Springsteen,Neil Young,Wilco and a lot of other alt americana stuff.
Moved to Dublin in1992 after finishing school and began busking.Within 2 years landed a publishing contract with Warner Chappell and a record Contract with EPIC records worldwide.
With 6 different albums under his belt he has gathered a loyal fan base all over the world.
He has toured extensively Europe,U.k,Australia and The U.S.
Loved for his energetic upbeat performances,his banter with the audiences and his lyrical songs,Mundy sets himself apart from others by having both Uplifting and downbeat songs that give his set great light and shade.
Currently writing music for his 5th Original album.Has gigs planned for Ireland,U.K, Europe and U.S for 2012.

Discography

Released debut album "Jelly Legs" produced by YOUTH which featured his song "to you i bestow" which later ended up on the soundtrack to BAZ LURMANS movie adaptation "Romeo and Juliet" which went on to sell 16 million copies.

His 2nd album "24star Hotel" which Epic didn't release,was an independent release in the end-features "July" which was the first Irish single to chart on digital downloads alone.24 star hotel has sold over 60,000 copies.

His 3rd Album "Raining Down Arrows,recorded by Mark Addison in Austin TX and mixed by Grammy Award winner David Odlum went straight to No.1 keeping Morrisey and the Streets off the Number 1 spot.

4th Album "Live and Confusion"(released May 2006) recorded and filmed at Dublin's 'Vicar S't to a sell out Audience-Featured his version of Steve Earle's 'Galway Girl' which had over 1.5 million hits on youtube before it was taken down.A multi platinum Album in Ireland.

5th Album "Strawberry Blood" released April 2009 see's a bit of a departure in style from the Americana of Raining Down Arrows and the stigma of Galway Girls success.Features a great collection of song that have appeared on various t.v shows.

6th Album "Shuffle"(May 2011) is a tribute to some of Mundy's favorite American Songwriters.It got voted No.2 roots album of the year in the Midland Mercury newspaper in the U.K.4/5 Hotpress etc

All releases are on I Tunes and various Record Stores.

Set List

ELECTRIC PICNIC 2011 MUNDY

TENERIFE
I MISS THE COUNTRY
BY HER SIDE (3MUN-4LIZZY)
LOVE AND CONFUSION
GIN AND TONIC SKY
10,000 MILES(REPRISE)
RECONSIDER ME(SERENA)
TO YOU I BESTOW(SERENA)
KATHYS SONG/PAPER PLANES
JULY
ANGEL FROM MONTGOMERY
GALWAY GIRL(MAYBE SHANE?
MEXICO