Brian O'Brien and friends at Tractorgrease Cafe Saturday April 22nd at 7pm. Tickets are available at 604 858 3814 or email: email@example.com
Brian O'Brien is a Singer Songwriter hailing from The City of Limerick, south west Ireland.
Brian has been described as using an interesting recipe for song, whereby amalgamating the darker tones of North American Folk to that of the prose,Lamentation and storytelling inherent to Irish culture. Which is undoubtedly a product of Brian's influences:
Brendan Behan, Liam Clancy, The Dublinners, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, Leonard Cohen and Tom Waits To name a few.
Following the recording of His 2013 project "My Fathers Throne". Brian relocated to Vancouver, Canada to focus on maturing his writing.
Not long after Brian's arrival He Competed in the 2015 Land Mark Event Artist Showcase, where Brian went on to finish 1st place. Following which, he was introduced to now Producer and collaborator Jeff Zipp of (The White Hart studios) East Vancouver. Zipp and O'Brien are currently working on the Completion of His first Canadian EP Due for release early 2017. The work featured on this EP will include his full body of work since his arrival to Vancouver.
Winner of the 2015 Landmark Events Artist Showcase