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2023-02-25 Driven Snow - Workmans Cellar, Dublin

I only heard of Driven Snow recently, which is strange as I follow one of the members on Twitter...  Not sure how I missed out on them till now!

Anyway, Driven Snow are Kieran from Deleorentos and Emily from Republic of Loose and, when I heard they were playing the Workmans Cellar in Dublin, I thought I'd head along and see what the craic was.

I didn't listen to any of their music beforehand, so I had no idea what to expect, but I figured it would be good, and I wasn't wrong.

Whilst the music is not as fast as Delorentos or as funk driven as 'the Loose', it's certainly catchy and Emily has an incredible voice, just wonderful.  Hopefully there will be an album in the future.  It was well worth heading along to catch them live and I'd suggest that you try catch them also if they're playing a venue near you!  Check out their music over on Spotify.  

Strangely enough, I'd also never heard of Abe Soare, the support act on the night.  Hailing from Limerick, Abe is a singer songwriter with some great songs and a voice that's just amazing.  I really enjoyed her set, and am looking forward to catching her live again.  Pop over to Bandcamp to check out her music.

I'd just left the Workmans Cellar and was waiting at the lights to cross the Liffey.  I could see Panti Bar off in the distance, with its sign reminiscent of a Paris burlesque house, so I thought I'd finish the night off by taking a photograph of it...

On to the photos:

Driven Snow

Abe Soare

Panti Bar

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