About Shane


Shane Ó Fearghail is an Irish Singer-songwriter living in Vienna. From Dublin, his musical style fits neatly into the Irish Indie Folk box.

What the Press are saying

Born From Tradtion
“Shane creates a depth of meaning that is compelling in his songs”
Mark Lysagth – Irish Music Magazine

Shane Ó Fearghail’s new album is a pearl waiting to be discovered.”
Adrian Coleașă – Midnight Burst Romania

They Might See Dolphins
“They Might See Dolphins is an album that can be recommended without hesitation.”
Janetts-meinung Vienna

Everything You Need Is Here
“Everything You Need Is Here is a beautifully crafted album”
Jackie Hayden – Hot Press Dublin

The Watcher & The Comet
“A diligent line between Bowie & REM. Feels like a forgotten classic”
Eamon De Paor ~ The Metro 


‘Born From Tradition’ shortlisted in the “Best Album”  at the CeltCast Fantasy Awards 2021 – in The Netherlands

Most Recent Album

Born From Tradition

‘Born From Tradition’ is Shane’s fourth album release. A folk affair it contains ten ballads. In Irish and English and comprising six self penned original tracks as well as four trad standards, this new album is about re-connection. ‘New England’ is the third single and video release from the album – 23rd April 2021.

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Shane Ó Fearghail

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Quotes from the Press

It's all about the music

  • Mark Lysagth – Irish Music Magazine
    Shane creates a depth of meaning that is compelling in his songs, painting atmospheric soundscapes effortlessly
  • Jackie Hayden, Hot Press
    Just listening to the new Shane Ó Fearghail album. Only one way to describe it, totally brilliant form start to finish. Congrats. I hope it does as well as it deserves
  • Lauren Murphy, The Irish Times
    This Dubliner makes the sort of music that you can imagine on heavy rotation on radio stations in Germany, Austria & Switzerland!
  • Eamon De Paor, The Metro
    The songs are endlessly slick and tastefully assembled
  • DJ Sinister Pete, Phantom FM
    Hard to pigeon hole… One minute you’re hearing the heartfelt warblings of the singer songwriter, next they’re rocking it out with the best of them and that’s what makes this Dubliner stand out

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