The Grey Willows Debut Double Single ‘Birds’
Double Single CD by The Grey Willows. An original Galway-based contemporary folk band featuring Niall Conroy(guitar, piano, bazouki), Yvonne Tiernan(voice), Juliana Erkkonen(fiddle), John O’Dwyer(bass) & Miki Belton(drums). A song-writing collective who bring together a rich influence of Americana, Folk, Trad, Rock, Classical & Bluegrass to create a beautiful melodic set of new folk songs and are currently in studio recording their debut album.
This CD features includes original songs ‘All the Birds’ and ‘Silvery Wings’. The last song is commissioned especially for the Alcock and Brown 100 Centenary Festival to celebrate Alcock & Brown’s non-stop transatlantic flight from Newfoundland, Canada to Clifden, Ireland.
The CD was recorded at the Meadow Recording Studios, Wicklow and is engineered, mixed and mastered by Legendary engineer Brian Masterson (The Chieftains, Van Morrison).
Photography by Niamh Tiernan.