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"The Making: single review, Beautiful tonight"

Forgetting the schmaltzy sentiment (anyone can write a love song for a beautiful woman, personally I'd like to see an increase in love songs about paranormal beings...), 'Beautiful Tonight' is an enchanting janglesome ditty from Louth foursome The Making, channeling fellow The-prefaced swoon rockers The Beautiful South and The Feeling. - Hot- press magazine


2010 single- summers gone
2011 single- beautiful tonight
2011 album- Expectations



The Making is a four piece rock band, based in Louth Their first single “Summers Gone” gathered some great intrest from both the irish music media and gained them a loyal fanbase. Their second single ” Beautiful Tonight” currently on iTunes and it’s video can be seen on their website. They have quickly become one of the most interesting Irish bands of the last decade with their catchy melodies and themes of social reality.

Their sound has been described as a cross between Blondie and REM. Their big influences are however steeped in the Folk, Rock and Glam music of the 70’s.

Their frontman is Brendan Mc Cahey, who also writes all the songs is very optimistic for The Making in 2011.

“Summers Gone” is the first song they’ve written together as a band. They recorded Summers Gone in a house in Monaghan in late November of 2009 with producer Karl Odlum (The Frames, David Kitt) over a two day period.

Their second single “beautiful Tonight” is a great piece of rockin pop with a super chorus guitar riff and banging drums.

Their dabut album “Expectations” is recorded and due for release in mid - may 2011.

Download The Making first two singles from iTunes “Summers Gone” and “Beautiful Tonight”