Is a rootsy American singer/songwriter from Massachusetts known for his passionate but down to earth approach, Sean McConnell found success as a Nashville songsmith, penning songs throughout the 2000s for country, rock artists like Brad Paisley, Rascal Flatts , The Brothers Osborne & Tim McGraw. His concurrent solo career won fans among the Texas red dirt music scene and eventually netted him a recording contract with Rounder Records. With nine strong albums over a twenty – one year period , his latest has at last gained him the deserved acclaim he deserves. This is his first visit to the north east of England.
“Filled with song upon song of marvellously written Americana music, backed up by a voice that has the power to soothe the world” – Americana UK
“Sean McConnell is one of the most talented artists in music right now…He’s such a powerful songwriter and vocalist, you can’t help but be moved by his music” – Entertainment Focus
“McConnell has created a stunning soundtrack to the new world” – Rock N Load Magazine
“This is an outstanding album without a weak track on it and is a perfect example of why modern country music has become so popular” – Fatea
“Very good indeed!” – Ricky Ross, BBC Radio Scotland
Support is the very talented Matt Dunbar & his Americana band – The Autonomous Collective