Damien O'Kane
Damien O'Kane

Damien O'Kane

IRLRock, Indie Rock
11,308 monthly listeners
  • 2.4K followers
  • 333 subscribers
  • 2.3K followers
  • 32 followers
  • 211 fans

Damien O'Kane's Top Spotify Songs

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Waiting for Erin
2.4K streams
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Battersea Skillet Liquor
1.4K streams
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The Mystery Inch
468 streams
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Brown Eyes
428 streams
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Trip to Portugal
401 streams
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Damien O'Kane's YouTube Videos

41.9K
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Damien O'Kane - THE CLOSE OF AN IRISH DAY

Damien O'Kane

Damien O'Kane - THE CLOSE OF AN IRISH DAY
Youtube
41.9K views
Sep 04, 2015
10.7K
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Damien O'Kane - Poor Stranger
Youtube
10.7K views
Dec 07, 2017
5.1K
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Damien O'Kane AREAS OF HIGH TRAFFIC Promo Vid with Interviews

Damien O'Kane

Damien O'Kane AREAS OF HIGH TRAFFIC  Promo Vid with Interviews
Youtube
5.1K views
Sep 04, 2015

Damien O'Kane's Top Spotify Playlists in the past 3 Months

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Irish-Folk/Rock
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Upbeat Background Instrumentals 🌼
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Instrumental Calm Banjo 🪕
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Folkmusiken i P2
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Chill Bluegrass by Gail
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Events7 Events

Jan-Feb
18-04
Celtic Connections
United Kingdom
GBR
, GlasgowN/A N/A
Past
Oct
13
Damien O'Kane at Chapel Arts Centre
United Kingdom
GBR
, Bath0 - 500 Hall
Past
Jul-Aug
30-01
Underneath the Stars Festival
United Kingdom
GBR
, BarnsleyN/A N/A
Past
Aug
29-29
Towersey Festival
United Kingdom
GBR
, ThameN/A N/A
Past
Aug
02-04
Underneath the Stars Festival
United Kingdom
GBR
, BarnsleyN/A N/A
Past

Damien O'Kane's Past Events7 Events

  • Celtic Connections festival

    Bruce Hornsby, Fatoumata Diawara, Angelique Kidjo, Allison Russell, Tommy Emmanuel, Billy Bragg, Margo Price, Blanco White, Sarah Jarosz, Molly Tuttle, Julie Fowlis, DakhaBrakha, The Wood Brothers, Aoife O'Donovan, The Milk Carton Kids, Jerry Douglas, Sierra Hull, John Craigie, Nati Dreddd, Chris Thile, This Is The Kit, Carlene Carter, Béla Fleck, Lankum, Drew Holcomb, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Darlingside, Lambchop, Skerryvore, Talisk, Katherine Priddy, Skipinnish, Dougie MacLean, Brothertiger, Kate Rusby, Israel Nash, Kelsey Waldon, Gnoss, Jembaa Groove, King Creosote, Lindsay Lou, Siobhan Miller, Norman Blake, Edgar Meyer, Alan Stivell, Jesca Hoop, Daoiri Farrell, Ashley Campbell, Joshua Burnside, Eddi Reader, KAIA KATER, Sam Amidon, Seth Lakeman, Carlos Núñez, Alison Brown, Teddy Thompson, Pete Josef, Calum Stewart, Good Lovelies, Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Jeffrey Martin, Outliers, Karine Polwart, Rachel Sermanni, Michael Cleveland, Valtos, Michael McGoldrick, Bryan Sutton, Rura, Breabach, Les Amazones d'Afrique, Scott Matthews, Hannah Peel, Duncan Chisholm, Paul Buchanan, Bernard Butler, Steve Mason, Buffalo Nichols, Thea Gilmore, John Francis Flynn, Dustbowl Revival, Hamish Hawk, The Breath, Project Smok, Kim Carnie, Sam Brookes, Blazin' Fiddles, The Olllam, Ross Wilson, Ross Ainslie, Cherish The Ladies, Scottish Ensemble, The Outside Track, Kathryn Tickell, Niwel Tsumbu, Becky Sikasa, Andrew Wasylyk, Michael & Michelle, Brighde Chaimbeul, The Henry Girls, Adwaith, Kathryn Joseph, Éamon Doorley, Justin Currie, John Doyle, Archie Fisher, Daimh, Väsen, Josienne Clarke, Gary Innes, Natalie Haas, Dirk Powell, Carel Kraayenhof, Roddy Woomble, Ailie Robertson, Rumba de Bodas, Ron Block, Junior Brother, Niall McCabe, FARA, Goitse, Genticorum, The Laurettes, Rosie H Sullivan, John McCusker, Clive Carroll, Phil Cunningham, Chris Difford, Mec Lir, Kinnaris Quintet, Aly Bain, Ali Levack, Elaine Howley, Nancy Kerr, Lily Lyons, An Dannsa Dub, Tim Edey, Maeve Gilchrist, Dallahan, The Langan Band, Boo Hewerdine, Emma Pollock, Hannah Rarity, Damien O'Kane, Tragedy Ann, Robin Adams, Hamish Napier, Anna Massie, Niall McNamee, Findlay Napier, The Black Feathers, Nuala Kennedy, Colonel Mustard & The Dijon 5, Session A9, Sarah Jane Scouten, The Willows, Jamie MacDonald, Joy Dunlop, Steph Geremia, Maxwell Quartet, The Nordic Fiddler's Bloc, Ceitidh Mac, Frankie Archer, Gordie Tentrees, RANT, Josie Duncan, Ali Hutton, Tom Bright, brownbear, Iona Lane, Catriona McKay, Zervas & Pepper, Eyes Of Others, Grainne Holland, Su-a Lee, HEISK, Midnight Ambulance, Lomond Campbell, The Friel Sisters, Rachel Hair, Beòlach, Stundom, Robbie Cavanagh, Adam Sutherland, Mark Schatz, Carola Ortiz, Nick Harper, Tom Wright, Sarabeth Tucek, Amy Papiransky, Mairearad Green, Gillebrìde Macmillan, Alice Allen, Allison de Groot & Tatiana Hargreaves, Beth Malcolm, Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh, Gatehouse, Low Lily, Ruth Lyon, Siiga, Annie Ebrel, Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas, Basset, Andrew Broder, VanIves, Jenna Reid, BAHOOKIE, Donald Shaw, MF Tomlinson, NoGood Boyo, Cathy Jordan, Amy Laurenson, Patsy Reid, Daniel Kimbro, The Magpie Arc, Niall Vallely, Lavinia BlackwAll, The John Martyn Project, Ruth Keggin, Willie Campbell, Erlend Viken Trio, Tracyanne Campbell, Martin Green, Chloe Matharu, Elizabeth Davidson-Blythe, Stereo Naked, Ewen Henderson, Tara Breen, Ronan Le Bars Group, Ciaran Ryan, Fraser Fifield, Mischa Macpherson, Megan Henderson, Pedair, Liz Knowles, Gavin Marwick, Fiona Hunter, Gilles Le Bigot, The Wynntown Marshals, Juliette Lemoine, Maggie MacInnes, Jean-Michel Veillon, Rory Matheson, Dónal O'Connor, Campbell/Jensen, Westward the Light, Julie Alapnes, Ingrid Henderson, Harley Kimbro Lewis, Linda Buckley, Alain Genty, Tom Oakes, Dave Milligan, lauren collier, Rain Of Animals, TRIP, The Countess Of Fife, Sean Gray, Chris Amer, Nicole Cassandra Smit, Iain MacFarlane, Colin Steele, Lucie Hendry, Blue Giant Orkestar, Rose Room, Mairi McGillivray, Katie Macfarlane, Tarran, Sarah Hayes, Martin Tourish, Kristan Harvey, WILD CHILD, Blythe Pepino, Liza Mulholland, Jaxon Haldane, Dopey Monkey, Acolyte, Angrusori, Ella Munro, Mark Radcliffe, Alexander Aga Røynstrand, Kaela Rowan, Raymond MacDonald, Duncan Lyall
    GBR, Glasgow
    Medium
  • Damien O'Kane at Chapel Arts Centre

    Damien O'Kane
    Chapel Arts Centre
    GBR, Bath
    Hall0 - 500
  • Underneath the Stars Festival festival

    Paul Carrack, The Staves, Ward Thomas, Kate Rusby, Eddi Reader, Lanterns on the Lake, Ferris & Sylvester, Breabach, Bryde, LYR, Dallahan, The Bar-Steward Sons of Val Doonican, Damien O'Kane, Lauren Housley, Nick Hart, Jaywalkers, Midnight Skyracer, Cable Street Collective, Mark Radcliffe's Une, CATRIN FINCH & SECKOU KEITA
    GBR, Barnsley
    Medium
  • Towersey Festival festival

    Newton Faulkner, The Jive Aces, Kate Rusby, Rura, Martin Simpson, Blair Dunlop, Rusty Shackle, Damien O'Kane, Midnight Skyracer, Honey & The Bear, Hannah Sanders & Ben Savage, Chris While and Julie Matthews
    GBR, Thame
    Medium
  • Underneath the Stars Festival festival

    The Proclaimers, Billy Bragg, Laurel, Bess Atwell, Talisk, Katherine Priddy, Kate Rusby, CUT CAPERS, The Unthanks, Old Man Luedecke, Emma McGrath, Le Vent du Nord, Sam Kelly & The Lost Boys, Nia Wyn, CoCo and The Butterfields, Baskery, Hannah Read, The Bar-Steward Sons of Val Doonican, Damien O'Kane, CC Smugglers, Hope and Social, K.O.G & The Zongo Brigade, Shadowlark, Toby Burton, Biscuithead and the Biscuit Badgers, You Tell Me, Alden, Patterson & Dashwood
    GBR, Barnsley
    Medium

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More about Damien O'Kane

Overview of Indie Rock musician Damien O'Kane

Irish-born musician Damien O'Kane is renowned for his compelling performances in the rock genre, with an emphasis on indie rock. O'Kane has carved out a place for himself in the music business because to his deep vocals and electric guitar abilities.

Rock, folk, and alternative sounds are all effortlessly incorporated into O'Kane's music, which draws inspiration from a wide variety of sources. His distinctive look and contagious enthusiasm on stage have won him a devoted following and favorable reviews. O'Kane's music connects with listeners and evokes a variety of feelings, from elation to introspection.

O'Kane's songs have enticing melodies and thought-provoking lyrics, which speak to the heart and soul. His songs are a reflection of his own experiences; they give listeners a window into his world and encourage meaningful, intimate connections. O'Kane's music is memorable, whether it's a passionate ballad or an upbeat hymn.

Damien O'Kane distinguishes out as a true artist in the constantly changing world of rock music, pushing boundaries and going against the grain. He has become a major player in the indie rock scene thanks to his creative approach to songwriting and evident talent. There's little doubt that O'Kane's music will continue to find admirers all over the world as long as he captivates crowds with his exciting performances.

What are the most popular songs for Indie Rock musician Damien O'Kane?

With his fascinating songs, Irish artist Damien O'Kane has become well-known in the Rock and Indie Rock music scenes. His most well-known songs include "Waiting for Erin," "If I Were a Blackbird," and "Battersea Skillet Liquor." These tracks highlight O'Kane's aptitude for writing catchy tunes that connect with listeners.

The moving song "Waiting for Erin" highlights O'Kane's genuine singing and his talent for writing words that are emotionally charged. The eerie melody captivates listeners and arouses feelings of longing and expectation. Similar to "If I Were a Blackbird," "If I Were a Blackbird" demonstrates O'Kane's talent as a storyteller by using his lyrical prowess to build stunning images.

A few of Damien O'Kane's other well-known songs are "'Til Next Market Day," "The Blacksmith," and "Brown Eyes." Each song displays O'Kane's musical range by fusing parts of traditional folk music with more modern sounds. O'Kane's instrumental skill is on full display in songs like "Miller's Gin / Potato Anxiety" and "Happy Chance / Marnie's Melody," where he deftly combines numerous instruments to produce a distinctive and alluring sound.

Damien O'Kane has established himself in the Rock and Indie Rock music scenes with his distinctive style and moving songs. His songs strike a chord with listeners, luring them into a realm of feeling and narrative. O'Kane's music captivates audiences and creates a lasting impression, ranging from moving ballads to upbeat instrumentals.

What are the latest songs and music albums for Indie Rock musician Damien O'Kane?

The Irish rock and indie rock musician Damien O'Kane recently released his most recent album, "Banjophonics" in 2022. This CD features his distinctive fusion of traditional Irish music with rock and indie rock components, producing an alluring and energetic sound.

In "Banjophonics," O'Kane exhibits his remarkable banjo playing abilities and creative musical compositions. The CD contains a number of songs that deftly combine traditional Irish melodies with a contemporary rock vibe. Each song is evidence of O'Kane's talent for music and his capacity to stretch the boundaries of conventional genres.

O'Kane's music continues to enthrall audiences, building on the success of his earlier albums like "Banjophony" in 2018 and "Avenging and Bright" in 2017. He stands out in the music industry for his ability to adroitly combine traditional Irish music with rock and indie rock elements.

On "Banjophonics," the tunes are varied and each offers a new and energizing perspective on O'Kane's musical journey. The album demonstrates the breadth and depth of O'Kane's artistic expression with songs that range from upbeat and foot-stomping to reflective and contemplative.

Damien O'Kane once again demonstrates his mastery of music with "Banjophonics," bridging the gap between rock and traditional Irish music with ease. His most recent CD is proof of his creative thinking and unwavering love for making music that pushes boundaries and connects with listeners all around the world.

Which are the most important music performances and festival appearances for Indie Rock musician Damien O'Kane?

The well-known Irish Rock and Indie Rock musician Damien O'Kane has performed on stages at some of the most prestigious festivals and venues, inspiring awe in the crowds with his skill and artistry. The Underneath the Stars Festival stands out among his major festival appearances as a highlight. O'Kane enthralled the audience with his electric performance, showing his distinctive blend of rock and indie influences, in the venue's energetic environment and broad roster.

The Towersey Festival is another noteworthy event where O'Kane left a lasting mark. O'Kane is renowned for its embrace of folk and roots music, and the addition of rock elements gave the audience a novel perspective. He made a lasting impression on the festival with his charismatic stage presence and entrancing vocals.

O'Kane has performed at illustrious locations like the Chapel Arts Centre, The Live Room at Saltaire, and the Old Bakery Studios in addition to these well-known festivals. O'Kane was able to establish a more personal connection with his audience in these compact settings, resulting in an immersive performance that highlighted his musical talent and storytelling skills.

Damien O'Kane has continually given remarkable performances at various festivals and places throughout his career. O'Kane continues to enthrall audiences with his distinct style and indisputable talent in a variety of locations, from the vibrant ambiance of festivals like Underneath the Stars and Towersey to the private settings of Chapel Arts Centre, The Live Room at Saltaire, and the Old Bakery Studios.

Which are the most important collaborations with other musicians for Indie Rock musician Damien O'Kane?

Irish guitarist Damien O'Kane has worked with a number of rock and indie rock musicians. A famous example of a joint effort is the song "Waiting for Erin" with Ron Block. Block's contribution gives the song a distinct and alluring feel by fusing Celtic and Americana themes. O'Kane's musical skill and Block's unique aesthetic combine to make for captivating listening.

Sam Kelly & The Lost Boys' song "If I Were a Blackbird" is another outstanding joint effort. The combination of Kelly's passionate voice and O'Kane's exquisite guitar playing takes this traditional folk song to new heights. The project demonstrates the musicians' skill in reinterpreting and giving classic tunes new life.

O'Kane and Ron Block have worked together on the songs "Battersea Skillet Liquor," "Brown Eyes," and "Miller's Gin / Potato Anxiety." These collaborations show how O'Kane and Block have a natural musical chemistry. Together, they produce a sonic world that is both rich and varied, demonstrating their musical virtuosity.

Overall, Damien O'Kane's musical endeavors have produced intriguing and avant-garde works with performers like Ron Block and Sam Kelly & The Lost Boys. Through these collaborations, O'Kane has been able to demonstrate his flexibility and push the limits of rock and indie music, giving his audience a distinctive and unforgettable listening experience.