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Photo by Sanjay Suchak

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Screaming Orphans' Bio

Quotes

"[Screaming Orphans] make a joyous sound mostly centered around their powerful vocal harmonies." 
- Ian Croft, RnR Magazine

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“… this album [Life in a Carnival]... is absolutely stunning.” 
- Marty Whelan, RTÉ lyric fm

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“Wow. Energy. That was brilliant..."  
- Declan Meehan, Morning Show East Coast FM

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"From an obvious passion for Irish traditional and Céilí music, through to girl-pop such... and classic folk-rock... They pull these disparate elements together to create melody driven songs with an infectious vocal hook." 
- Joe.ie

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"Sinéad O'Connor has already fallen in love with Screaming Orphans' unique brand of Celtic pop - what are you waiting for?" 
- Irish Central

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"Ordinary Woman is a real power song and inspiring and encouraging to all women in its lyrics." 
- Grainne McCool, Irish Music Magazine

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“... a mainstay at Celtic events across the Globe.” 
- Cape Coral Daily Breeze

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“…who have achieved major success on both sides of the Atlantic...” 
- The Sunday Business Post 

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“…I guarantee you’ll be exhilarated.” 
- Folking

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"Life in a Carnival is a collection of good pop songs with great melodies, enhanced by John Reynold's production whose irrepressible arrangements make for a very big sound." 
- Ian Croft, RnR Magazine

"Utterly listenable and decidedly different..." 
- FolkWords

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"If you’re looking for a textbook example of how a fusion style should be handled, look no further than the Screaming Orphans." 
- Folk N' Rock

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“I love your sound. It’s fantastic.” 
- Marty Morrissey, CountryWide RTÉ Radio

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“... the multi-talented Diver sisters…take us on a journey of musical emotions (don’t worry you’ll be smiling the whole time) and ignite a sunshiney mood.” 
- Philadelphia RowHome Magazine

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“Absolutely wonderful… and I love the whole idea of the Trad thing behind it… just a treat. The album is great.” 
- Charlie McGettigan, Saturday Connection Shannonside

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Happy Together…. It’s completely mad!” 
- Marty Whelan, RTÉ lyric fm

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‘I’ve been waiting for this all morning. Let’s get these feel good endorphins spreading around...” 
- Will Faulkner, Midlands 103 Radio

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“…making a big name for themselves as the Screaming Orphans.” 
- Sunday Independent 

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"These Donegal girls are Celtic rock super stars..." 
- Transceltic

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"Life in a Carnival takes you on an emotional journey with its music and lyrics. But at all times it will have you smiling and singing along." 
- Grainne McCool, Irish Music Magazine 

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“Fantastic stuff…”   
 - John Breslin,  Highland Radio

 

 "[Screaming Orphans] are known worldwide for their mix of pop and traditional music." 
- Entertainment.ie

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“I love that! I defy you to be in a bad form listening to that.”  
- Will Faulkner, Midlands 103 Radio

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"Delightful, captivating and formidable..." 
- THAT MAG

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"ABBA on steroids..." 
- An audience member

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“While they're known for their Celtic music on one hand, the girls have a real pop/indie side and they fizz with energy and vitality on stage.” 
- Sunday Independent

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".... this is clearly a band that thrives on gigging - and the four female voices create a stunning wall of sound." 
- Ian Croft, RnR Magazine

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“…they finessed their unique blend of modern and traditional sounds.” 
- Hot Press

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“If you’re looking for something different, light and fresh, and full of musical thrills, meet the Screaming Orphans. ” 
- Philadelphia RowHome Magazine

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“Blend of the Irish and the pop…. really cool.”  
- Chris Wienk, WEXT 

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“With songs like Ordinary Woman, it’s clear that they’ve really grown into their sound.” 
- The Daily Gazette 

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“… have been crowd favorites for years.” 
- The Collaborative