The Remedy Club
‘Ireland’s best kept musical secret’
Husband and wife duo The Remedy Club, comprising KJ McEvoy and singer Aileen Mythen have been described as ‘Ireland’s best kept musical secret’ by HOTPRESS journalist Jackie Hayden who also described their music as “a marriage of folk and country with a hint of the blues with delicious harmonies and nimble guitar playing’’. Their latest critically acclaimed album True Hand True Heart has been gaining them a lot of new fans around the globe.
The album was recorded in Room and Board studios, Nashville and produced by 5 - time Grammy award winner Ray Kennedy (Steve Earle, Lucinda Williams). It hosts an array of Nashville based stalwarts including Lex Price on bass (Neko Case, KD Lang), Lynn Williams on drums (The Wallflowers, Delbert McClinton) and multi-instrumentalist and Rodney Crowell’s go to musician, Rory Hoffman. The album has been receiving wonderful reviews across the board including being chosen as album of the week on RTE Radio One. They have
been described as ‘One of the most exciting European acts around right now’ (Slim Chance, Netherlands), ‘Among today’s top roots artists’ (Your life in a song, UK) and ‘a brooding masterclass in Americana from Wexford to Nashville and one that you’re well advised to investigate’ (Lonesome Highway).
‘My new favourite duo of all time’
(ROCKING MAGPIE, UK)
****‘A rocking firecracker of an album’ / ‘Spectacular’
(MAVERICK MAGAZINE, UK)
‘A solid gold winner’
‘A staggering strident slice of country rock’
(FOLK RADIO, UK)
With guest David Murphy
David Murphy is a multi-instrumentalist based in Cork, Ireland known best for playing pedal steel guitar.
As a session musician, David has shared the stage and studio with international artists such as Richmond Fontaine, The Delines, The Lost Brothers, John Blek & The Rats, Willy Vlautin, Anna Mitchell, Malojian, The Remedy Club, Arborist and alongside producers such as Ray Kennedy, Tony Garnier, Daniel Schlett, Christian Best, Declan Sinnott, PJ Curtis and many more.
As well as featuring on records from some of Ireland's finest alternative folk and roots acts, David has completed tours of Ireland, UK, Europe and U.S.A. as well as performing on live national radio and television.