Irish Singer Songwriter


Valley of Coincidence

by Shane Ó Fearghail & The Host | Lessons in Light

You To Hold

by Shane Ó Fearghail & The Host | Lessons in Light

Raggle Taggle Gypsy

by Shane Ó Fearghail & The Host | Lessons in Light

Irish Heart Celtic Soul

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

“Great songwriting meets high musical sense. A fantastic artist!!  Bernd Rossmann. Reinhardt Best Acoustics Germany.

“Shane Ó Fearghail’s album ‘Born From Tradition’, is moment of calm reflection for the times we live in. A pearl waiting to be discovered.” Adrian Coleașă. Midnight Burst ~ Romania.

Born From Tradition – The Story.

Shane Ó Fearghail
& The Host

‘The Host’are an eclectic group of Austrian and Irish musicians. The new album takes Shane and the band on a trip down the Appalachian trail.

Irish and Appalachian culture combines to create ‘Celtic Soul’, with that ‘Dark Folk’ roots feel.

“Shane Ó Fearghail & The Host are  a wonderful live band!”  Harald Neger. Donauinselfest / We Serve You Better ~ Austria.

Upcoming Shows:  * With ‘The Host

11th MAY 2024 

Munich – DE

14th JUNE 2024 *

Schönberg am Kamp – AT

17th AUGUST 2024 *

Naumburg – DE

Original Music

It is not what a song is about. It’s about what a song is for.


Private, Public & Corporate

Here you will find a list of all the live events, as well as upcoming dates for Shane, be it solo or with the full band.


Song to a brief …

As well as writing his own songs, Shane has written for others, writing songs to order. Find out more here.

The Band

Shane Ó Fearghail & The Host

Find out more about Shane and the band. Follow them as they put plans in motion for the new album.


The Official Blog

Keep up to date with all the news, do’s, events & travels from Shane and company. Always entertaining!

Irish Music Magazine

“Shane creates a depth of meaning that is compelling in his songs, painting atmospheric soundscapes effortlessly.”


~ Mark Lysagt 

Reinhardt Best Acoustics

An uber professional Shane captivates every audience. Indeed great songwriting meets high musical sense. A fantastic artist!”

~ Bernd Rossman

Radio Nova – Dublin

“Your voice and your guitar… It’s the complete package. You don’t need anything else”. 

~ John Bowe 

We Serve You Better

Shane Ó Fearghail & The Host, is one of those bands that grab you from the first minute and won’t let go.
A wonderful live band!”

Harald Neger

Hot Press

Just listening to the new Shane Ó Fearghail album. Only one way to describe it, totally brilliant form start to finish. Congrats.


Jackie Hayden

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.”


DJ Sinister Pete 

Midnight Burst Romani

”A moment of calm reflection for the times we live in. Shane Ó Fearghail’s new album is a pearl waiting to be discovered”.


~ Adrian Coleașă ~ 

The Metro

“A diligent line between Bowie & REM, The Watcher & The Comet feels like a forgotten classic”. 


~ Eamon De Paor ~  

News & Blog

Lessons in Light – The New Album

It's halloween and the sacred 'Oiche Shamhna' to Gaels and Celts alike. A time when the veils of this world and the next (otherworld in Irish...

Valley of Coincidence

Following on where 'Thief of Time' left off, 'Valley of Coincidence, is a song about a love affair between a Cherokee maiden and an indentured Irish...

Thief of Time: The New Blog

,In the heart of the Appalachian mountains, where misty landscapes share tales of resilience and revolution, a unique tapestry of musical history...

Colours – The Brand New Single

Four singles in four months. Are you crazy... we hear you say. It sure feels like it at times. Safe to say, it's been full on to say the least. A...

Starlight – The New Release

Starlight is the third single release from the new album by Shane Ó Fearghail & The Host. A combination of reggae rhythms and grooves, with that...

Her – The Second Single

'Her' is the brand new single from the eagerly awaited album by Shane Ó Fearghail & The Host. Written by Shane Ó Fearghail in Vienna, 'Her' is...


We're Off To See The Wizard...    The wonderful wizard of... Wait.  We're on the road again... I just can't wait to get back on the...", okay...

You To Hold – The brand new single

'You To Hold' is the new single release by Shane Ó Fearghail & The Host. Launched live on stage in Vienna, at the Theater Akzent, to fans and...

Summer Tour 2022

Deardaoin 11ú lá Lughnasa 2022Thursday 11. August 2022 The road trip began in Vienna. Dave and I left Vienna around Midday. Plans change, as they...


Where has the time gone I’m hearing everyone say. Midsummers Day has been here and gone. What happened? Wait, don’t answer that. I think we all...
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