Bríd Lyons is a Kilkenny born singer, songwriter and folk musician. Her acoustic sound is paired well with poetic lyrics that conjure images of nature and the human experience. Her work is influenced by artists such as Hozier, Lisa Hannigan and Saint Sister Bríd’s sound is Celtic and ethereal, and features everything from soaring a capella vocals to rhythmically complex acoustic arrangements. In the past year, she has played prestigious gigs such as the Ruby Sessions, Whelan’s Ones to Watch and has supported Irish folk giants such as Lisa O’Neill, Rónán Ó’Snodaigh and Myles O’Reilly at St. Canice’s Cathederal. She also opened for Jerry Fish at Kilkenny Day 2021.
Bríd has been honing her craft as a composer and performer for the past 8 years, working both on her own and with other projects. Her single, October, was released in late 2021, and saw her delve fully into a solo venture. Bríd’s second single, Mother, was released on November 10th 2022 and a gig was held in the Cobblestone.