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February 02, 2009

New Reemo Single - Sometimes - Launching 21st Feb

Reemo Kildare based rock band Reemo are just about to release their first single from their upcoming album 'Colours'. Sometimes is due to hit the shelves and radios nationwide from 20th feb 2009, with the launch show kicking off in The Sugar Club in Leeson street, Dublin 2 at 8pm on Saturday 21st Febuary 2009...

In the few years since forming, Reemo have made significant inroads into the music industry. The past two years has seen the band rise through the echelons of the Irish rock scene with the release of their top 40 charting singles "Who you are/Line" and "Rushin Man" which were both play listed and received extensive airplay on national and local radio throughout the country. Now it's time for the release of their Debut Album 'Colours'. 

'Colours' is a mature, energetic collection, that bristles with fun, whilst encapsulating the trials and tribulations of life. It captures the mind and gives us a new view on the rock genre with melodic songs driven by dance beats and memorable hooks that stick in your head.'Colours' is released in may 2009 and shall be preceded by the single 'Sometimes' on the 21st of Febuary 2009 released on Reekus Records.

Some recent achievements for Reemo include:

  • Featured on Irelands TG4's 'Deis Roic' television show
  • Short listed for the City Showcase Music festival in London
  • Short listed for the NXNW (North by North West) Music festival in Canada
  • Short listed for the prestigious NEMO Music festival in Boston
  • Winners of title of 'Best International band' at the New York International Music Festival
  • Finalist for the Irish National Student Music Awards 2006 + 2007
  • Singles 'Who you are / Line' and 'Rushin' man' charting for 10 weeks in the IRMA Charts
  • Headlining to sold out clubs and venues around the country such as Whelan's / Cuba / Cypress avenue and many more.
  • Winners of Hotpress competitions.
  • Supporting Aslan and Noel Gallagher's side project Tailgunner as part of their respective Irish tours.

Reemo are Steven Connolly (Vocals), Paul McGlue (Lead Guitar), Conleth Dunne (Bass Guitar) Alan Connolly (Percussion) and Igor Biasini (Keys)