Pat Tierney

Pat Tierney Harbourside Markets

Lap Slide and Acoustic inspired folk and blues with a splash of reggae roots.

Biography

Pat Tierney’s music nestles right in between the inspiring sounds of Bob Dylan and Bob Marley, a hint of folk and blues and a splash of reggae roots. Throw in some lap slide guitar, wailing harmonica and soulful melodies and you have a unique sound brimming with eclecticism and positivity.
A recent 2015 Queensland Music Award finalist in the Blues n Roots Category, Pat is currently finishing off a mammoth run of shows throughout Australia and New Zealand after the release of his debut album ‘Wild World Blues’ in June of this year.
The album showcases Pat’s signature slide guitar fuelled sound with tales of love, loss, hope and a unique take on the world today. Bringing together influences from Blues, Folk, Reggae,Country and Celtic music into a musical mixing pot that finds it’s true voice on the live stage.
Sharing the stage in recent times with the likes of Mat McHugh (The Beautiful Girls), Horrorshow and Bobby Alu, Pat’s sound continues to grow and gain momentum backed by a string of recent festival performances and strong radio play through the likes of ABC, Triple J and community stations across Australia and New Zealand.