Chordblossom presents: Owen McGarry ‘South’ EP launch – 22nd May 2015

Photos from the launch of Owen McGarry‘s ‘South’ EP on 22nd May 2015 in The Bar With No Name, Belfast. Support from Sullivan & Gold and Callum Stewart. Photos by Conor Kerr Photography

Interview: Owen McGarry

Owen McGarry’s new EP South is released today! Recorded at Sonic Visuals four fresh tracks – ‘Perfect Then’, ‘South’, ‘Secret’ and ‘There With You’ will serve a mixture of rock, indie-pop and electronic notes. The songs were arranged very carefully from acoustic naked...

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Chordblossom Presents: Owen McGarry – South EP Launch

Our ambition for our live shows was that we could host special occasions whether in the form of offering bands their first show in Belfast or hosting EP or album launches. So far we think we have done quite well...

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    Chordblossom presents: Owen McGarry ‘South’ EP launch – 22nd May 2015

    by - May 25, 2015

    Photos from the launch of Owen McGarry‘s ‘South’ EP on 22nd May 2015 in The...