Listen to Emer Maguire’s debut single ‘Belfast’ HERE
I’m a keen musician and singer songwriter. Music has been a lifelong passion of mine. I started playing piano at seven, guitar at twelve, and writing songs at around thirteen or fourteen.
My music is a blend of soulful indie folk tinged with mainstream pop. My live performances range from acoustic shows to shows with a full backing band, and gigs where I use an extensive solo set up using guitar, synths, loop pedals and samplers to create a full band sound on my own.
In 2016, I decided to start sharing my music with the world as a solo artist. Late that year I released my debut single ‘Belfast’. Immediately upon its release, it was named track for the day on BBC Radio Ulster’s Across the Line. The track enjoyed airtime on shows all over Ireland. RTE2FM named it as one of their highlights of the month in January 2017, and the track received features on well known stations such Q Radio. Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody put ‘Belfast’ as number one on his St. Patricks day playlist of best Irish music. Continue reading “Music”