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New Single ‘New Moon On Friday’ from RTE Folk Awards Best Group Nominees Greenshine

September 23, 2022

RTE FOLK AWARDS BEST GROUP NOMINEES Greenshine are currently releasing their new single New Moon On Friday to radio and online and print media. The track, written by bandmember Mary Greene, is taken from their upcoming album of the same name. New Moon On Friday will be available at Music | greenshine ( from Wednesday 21 September, just in time for their tour.

Although it’s a break-up song, it’s a loving one because sometimes the most loving thing you can do for the love of your life is release them as “Love cannot be a chain of gold, love must be a key.”

New Moon On Friday features Ellie Shine on Lead Vocals, Mary Greene on Harmonies, Acoustic Guitar and Concertina and Noel Shine on almost everything else! You will also hear regular collaborators David Murphy on Pedal Steel and Martin Leahy on Drums.

Previous singles including Dandelion Seed, The Good is Gone and The Girl in the Lavender Dress all reached number 1 in the RTERadio1 Airplay Chart with The Girl in the Lavender Dress going on to become the second most played Irish track of the year of its release on the station.

Catch Greenshine at one of their upcoming concerts:

Thurs 22 Sept BOB’S HIDEOUT BAR, Durrow. With guest David Hope **SOLD OUT**

Fri 23 Sept 9.30pm CULTURE NIGHT First Fruits Arts Theatre, Watergrasshill, with guest Palatra (Open Free to the Public)

Thurs 29 Sept CLOONACOOL Sheep Festival, Sligo

Fri 30 Sept IONAD CULTÚRTHA, Ballyvourney, Cork With PÁDRAIG JACK

Sun 2 Oct 3PM, GALS AT PLAY, CORK FOLK FEST, An Spailpín Fánach – Mary plus special guests Aileen Mythen, Niamh Murphy, Alannah Thornburgh, Sarah O Gorman & Surprise Guest!
Fri 21 Oct THE CRANE, Galway – Greenshine+Vickers Vimy+Pádraig Jack

Sat 22 Oct BALOR ARTS CENTRE Ballybofey, Ghostlight Sessions, Greenshine+Vickers Vimy

Sat 5 Nov Monahullen, Wicklow

Wed 16 Nov BRIDGE OF SONG, Bridge St Bar, Castlebar

Sat 3 Dec THE GLENS CENTRE, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim

More dates TBC

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