The Folly Announces
Sarah Buckley & Band
The Folly Festival is delighted to announce that Sarah Buckley & Band, will perform at this year’s Festival! Sarah joins The Finns, Alice Lynsey, and Vocalese, on our list of confirmed acts, with many more to come!!
Sarah Buckley began 2019 with a much coveted place in “Whelan’s Ones to Watch”. Her debut single “You’ve Got Me” was released on all platforms in February 2019 and the song spent four weeks on RTE Radio 1 Recommends playlist (National Radio) as well as receiving heavy rotation on local stations across the country.
It was selected for Spin FM’s “Plan B” Ones to Watch, and featured in Hot Press, GoldenPlec, Pure M, JOE.ie among other music blogs.
In February 2019, Sarah’s song ‘Magic Powers’ was chosen as a semi-finalist in the International Songwriting Competition. Judges in this competition include Tom Waits and The Script. Previous winners include Goyte, Bastille, and Mick Flannery.
Sarah has an Irish tour planned over the Spring/Summer with more dates being added.
Sarah has been gigging extensively with support slots for Aine Cahill, Ham Sandwich, Mick Flannery, and Cry Monster Cry, along with a host of festival appearances including Electric Picnic, Vantastival, Cork Jazz Festival, Sligo Live, Le Cheile Festival, Claremorris Fringe Festival, Achill Battle of the Lakes, Glendalough festival, youBloom, International Pop Overthrow at Liverpool’s Cavern Club, and RTE’s Reflecting on the Rising.
Home page of Sarah Buckley, a songwriter artist from Dublin Ireland. Sarah first recorded a number of demos in music college. Thanks to these demos, Sarah has performed her song ‘You’ve Got Me’ on RTE television, her song ‘Wedding Bells’ at RTE’s Ref