Shane Hennessy – Profile


ACT DETAILS ________________________________________

Type of Act: Solo

Shane Hennessy is a 20 year old composer, performer, and teacher of music.
>From the age of 16 he has been earning his professional reputation through performing many Dublin pubs singing covers and originals.
Currently a student in BIMM DIT.
Previously, he worked for 3 years with an Original Indie Folk band called Taylors Lane.
They performed regularly around Dublin. Venues include: The Button Factory, The Academy and The Workmans. Some of the festivals include Le Cheile Arts and Music Festival and most recently Knockanstockan of last year.
He began teaching independently two years ago.
Shane also enjoys doing session work with other artists. He currently works within his own indepenent recording studio, Coffee Hill Studios.


Special occasions covered (2hr gig):
21st, 30th, 40th, 50th, 60th, Ballad event, Wedding

EXPERIENCE _______________________________________

Type of music played: Original, current, 60’s, 70’s, 80’s

Sample song list:
Johnny Cash
The Beatles
Eric Clapton
Paolo Nutini
David grey
James Taylor
Simon and Garfunkel
The Eagles
Thin Lizzy
James Bay
Bruce Springsteen

Interact with crowd: Yes

Previous venues played:
Peggy Kellys
Taylor’s three Rock
The Blue light pub
O’Donoghue’s Bar
The mercantile
The pint
The globe
The button factory
The academy
The international

EQUIPMENT ________________________________________

Instruments played:
Acoustic guitar with loop station.

Tracks: No

Acoustic gig: Yes

Sound equipment:
Yes. i have pair of Trace eliot speakers, with speaker stands.
An 8 channel analogue mixing desk,
2 shure m58’s with mic stands and XLR cables.
A floor monitor,
A pedal board for acoustic guitar,
And 2 led stage lights.
And a multi plugs with extension chords.

Lighting equipment:
I have 2 led stage lights.

Break/Interval music: Yes


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