Fresh New Irish Music Song Choice – Week Commencing Monday 18th June May 2012
Together You – Relish (from the album ‘Connected’)
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Relish from N. Ireland released 2 top ten platinum selling albums with EMI Ireland “Wildflowers” + “Karma Calling” and achieved 2 top ten and two top thirty singles.
Relish gained a No1 in the airplay charts in Japan with the single “You I’m Thinking Of”
Relish’s minor hit “Rainbow Zephyr” re-titled “Hey Whatever” became an international smash and UK top 5 for Westlife
By personal invitation from Larry Mullen Jnr Relish performed at Ireland’s Slane Castle supporting U2
Ken featured on guitar on Paul Weller’s “Studio 150” live dvd, Carl on recordings by Paul Brady, Hal, Juno Falls, Lesley Roy et al and toured with The Answer whilst both recorded and toured with UK supergoup “Players”. Darren appeared with Paul Weller on The Jonathan Ross Show.
Oh yes, Ken plays his guitar with only 5 strings.
Here’s the band performing the album’s title track ‘Connected’