Downdaroad records presents
H A T S….3 Songwriters, 3 Styles and 1 Name
The Workman’s Club
H A T S recently went on a successful short tour of Ireland including a sold out appearance at the Belfast Nashville songwriters festival before going into the studio to record their debut album.
Although a new band the 3 songwriters individually have enjoyed successful solo careers.
Gerry Creen from Belfast is considered a folk legend with a finger picking’ style next to none. His voice and songs are full of great stories. Check out his albums including his latest ‘My Shoes’.
David Dee Moore also from Belfast but now in Westport has a background of songwriting and as a session Bass player around the world with many top names. His songs exude catchy pop licks and wonderful melodies. Check out his recordings including his latest album ‘The sun the moon and the stars…and other moving objects’.
Derek McGowan now living in Westport is a blues legend in Ireland. He grew up with the Blues in Dublin and his guitar versatility and rockin’ songs can be heard on his latest album ‘Rainlight’.
If you enjoy Crosby, Stllls and Nash or if you get pleasure in wonderful guitar playing and vocal sounds then H A T S should not be missed. by the way don’t call them The Hats it may offend. H A T S