Dave Thomas O’Gorman’s dreamy style of indie folk continues to attract an avid international following of thousands.
His profile has been boosted thanks to some of his own musical heroes. James Taylor recently endorsed Dave’s version of ‘You Can Close Your Eyes’ on social media. Feist invited Dave to showcase his music at her concert in the O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire. A cover of St. Vincent’s ‘Slow Disco’ has been watched over 1 million times on social media receiving over 35 thousand reactions and shares.
As well as performing at the Longitude Festival, Dave has had the privilege of headlining the esteemed Ruby Sessions , and performing in leading Irish venues such as NCH, Whelan’s and The Sugar Club.
His previous release from this year, ‘With No Control’ has been described in media as “a beautiful gem”, “an absolute piece of magic” and “classic songwriting”.
Dave’s music has featured on radio both nationally and internationally on stations such as RTÉ Radio 1, BBC Radio Ulster, Newstalk FM, Radio Nova, Midlands 103, FM 104, Dublin City FM, KCLR 96FM, Shannonside FM, RTE 2XM, Galway Bay FM, Carlow FM, Flirt FM and PLAYIRISH RADIO.
A former winner of the all-Ireland Slógadh music competition and holder of a Master’s Degree in Music & Media Technologies from Trinity College, Dave’s musical journey continues with the release of new single, ‘The Sweetest Blood’.
‘The Sweetest Blood’ is out 28th October 2021.