Andy Dunne is an Entertainer / Songwriter from Cork City Ireland. His solo performances have been described as “Magical..” – PROC.
Andy Dunne is a versatile singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, but above all else he is a remarkable entertainer. His live performances are a must see for anybody with an interest in any genre of music.
Born in 1968, he is a native of Cork City in Ireland where during his informative years honed his skills on the local pub circuit . This led to him touring with different bands including the Davy Arthur Band.
For the past 17 years he has been a member of the renowned Cork based folk band, Galleon with whom he has travelled the world.
He also has a very successful solo career and with influences like Willie Nelson, Billy Joel and David Byrne (to name a few), his energy, talent and story-telling ability have made him a favourite within the Cork music scene.
Andy is a regular performer at Cork’s premiere live music venue
“The Oliver Plunkett”.
His live performances are all about passion, joy, emotion, a raw electric energy that truly highlights what live music should be all about.
His song writing ability sees him crafting meaningful and emotional songs with wonderful melodies which his spell-bound audiences can connect with.
“Andy Dunne is a master craftsman at the peak of his power.” – Hamburg Folk.
“Andy Dunne is a live performer that you cannot afford to miss.” – Henning Krautmacher (Höhner)
“Andy Dunne is a big part of the music scene in cork and in the Oliver plunkett. Like a human jukebox he ranges from traditional Irish, ballads, rock, pop you name it. I’ve yet to catch him out with a song he doesn’t know. Always entertaining and well loved and received by the patrons and people working in the Oliver plunkett.” – Chris Weldon (Manager at The Oliver Plunkett Bar Cork).