A Band Called Paul
28 Abbey St, Howth, Dublin, D13 E9V4, Ireland
"A monster tune with a beast of a backbeat" - Tom Robinson introducing A Band Called Paul on BBC Radio 6
A Band Called Paul premieres its live set at the Abbey Tavern in Howth this November.
Founded in 2019 by local Howth musician Paul McDonnell, a former percussionist with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra and the original drummer with 90s band The Pale, A Band Called Paul has been a studio project to date achieving airplay both nationally and internationally, featuring in Hot Press and Totally Dublin magazines and being nominated as "Best International Male Artist" in the UK's Radio Wigwam awards 2022.
Now Paul brings his unique blend of indie rock, latin jazz and world music to the stage for the first time with a five-piece line-up that also features Ola Pukowiec on vocals/keyboards, Niall Fallon on guitar, Michael Sheridan on bass and Tim McGrath on drums.
With influences ranging from Talking Heads to Depeche Mode, Stiff Little Fingers, Peter Gabriel and Tom Waits, catching this eclectic blend live will be a unique experience you won't want to miss.