Niall Connolly - Singer Songwriter
Niall Connolly has built a worldwide following as a singer-songwriter throughout frequent tours of Europe and the United States. His observations on his life in his adopted home of New York City, as well as his descriptions of the faces and places encountered along the way, have cemented a leading reputation among his musical peers, and has led to his songs being covered by a wide array of artist.
"Naill Connolly is a folk icon... Among the most vibrant, poignant, and authentic indie folk artists in New York City." - No Depression
"Terrific. Born in Ireland now based in Brooklyn, the singer-songwriter offered up a solo set of disarming and beautifully crafted folk-pop. Connolly is a witty storyteller and a not-to-be-missed songsmith" - The Chicago Tribune
"Dancing around an indie-folk persona, Connlolly holds the essence of Jackson Browne, delivery of Dylan and the edge of Joe Strummer; only connolly is no Pretender, he is the real deal. His elegant music is effortless, awesome and moving; it is so natural, it feels instantly familiar." - Nanobotrock
"Deeply Passionate. Engaging songs that are very much in the vein or early Dylan and showcase the strength of his voice and the potency of his words" - The Irish Independent