Brendan O'Loughlin has been writing songs for over 20 years that define the Irish way of life and it's music scene in intriguing and enthralling ways. This Irishman's Vocals and Songwriting have an undeniable pop appeal, blending catchy Celtic melodies into folk-rock format.
Brendan moved to America in 1986 to expand his career as an Irish entertainer, performing not only Irish, but popular, country and folk music in clubs throughout the U.S. His music has an uplifting, quality that will appeal to fans of Irish - folk - rock. In addition with his music to the USA he has absorbed influences from country swing that are often incorporated into his songs, this gives him a transatlantic feel that connects the USA with its roots.
Brendan's music is an eclectic slice of Celtic folk-rock music, inspired and hybridized from things like pub songs and jigs, but also a few that have country influences and rock 'n 'roll beats. Brendan's love of Irish music and the Irish way of life is evident in his tunes. He plays Celtic folk music in a rockabilly style, ranging from love songs, to folk rock, to festival songs, to ballads, to drinking songs, to rebel songs, to contemporary folk songs. Nothing is out of his ability to perform. “Gallant Band” is one of the rebel songs he performs. It’s one of the best.