24 year old Pauline Scanlon is a singer-songwriter with a breathtakingly clear voice and an original vocal style. From Kerry in Southwest Ireland, Pauline acknowledges her Gaelic roots while embracing a modern style, fusing genres to create an original contemporary sound. This is Paulines debut album featuring original tracks and covers by Don McLean and Peggy Seeger. It is produced by John Reynolds whose credits include Sinéad OConnor, U2, Cara Dillon, Damien Dempsey, Belinda Carlisle, Bjork and Natacha Atlas. It also features Damien Dempsey, Sharon Shannon, Donogh Hennessy (Lunasa), cellist Caroline Dale, Justin Adams (guitarist with Robert Plant), Kieran Kiely (Shane McGowan, Ronan Keating, Sinead OConnor), Jim Murray (Sharon Shannon, Steve Earle). One of the most arresting and original voices to come out of Ireland for some time." - Pay The Reckoning, Divine
- Siobhan Long (Irish Times) Pauline Scanlon is a feisty little Kerry woman with a totally unusual style of singing and the most gorgeous and unique voice Ive heard in years. Her singing absolutely bursts with passion and sincerity. - Sharon Shannon Tracks: Churchyard Bells / Sally, Free And Easy / And I Love You So / What Put The Blood / The Bonnie Blue-Eyed Lassie / Valentine / The Spring Hill Mining Disaster / All The Ways You Wander / Warm Despite The Chill / The Boys Of Barr Na Sraide / Red Colour Sun.
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