The Gypsys are a band steeped in Irish culture, bringing some of the oldest and best irish songs to life with renewed energy. The band are made up of 5 long standing friends with a fun attitude that’s clearly visible on stage. the band aim to deliver a broad range of non political irish music fused with rock, reggae, Bluegrass etc to lend the songs a contemporary feel and renewed energy. One of irelands premier bands, 100% reliable, friendly and easy to work with, a strong work ethic and a good show every time. The Gypsys are a busy (book early to avoid disappointment) hardworking pub/club/festival/party band, totally devoted to ensuring that every night is as important and fun as it can be. Come and see us, you will not be disappointed. Booking solely through www.ceb.ieBluegrass, Irish, Reggae, Rock, traditional
Born in Dublin, Ireland, Shane spent much of his youth shuttling between gigs and dead end jobs before setting up his own recording studio. The only constant in his life was music, an inspiring soundtrack that included artists ranging from U2, Peter Gabriel, Adam Ant and John Lennon. He released the pressures of his life in his song writing, at the same time developing his signature vocal style while fronting a number of local rock bands.
As the driving force of Irish group Joe Public, Shane Butler is widely acknowledged as one of the most distinctive vocalists and gifted songwriters in contemporary music. As Joe Public’s primary composer, Butler has penned a string of singles released worldwide, including “Love’s so bad”, “Alive” and “Why Do You Love Me”.Irish, Pop rock, Rock, Songwriter