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The Notions are a Galway based band specializing in a fusion of blues, roots, rock and indie. As much skilled with delicious grooves as grinding guitar hooks, they take classic genres and make them their own. The band members are Laura Thomas on guitars, mandolin, piano and vocals, Eoin Ó Conghaile on bass guitar, backing vocals and keyboards, Damien Quinn on guitars, keyboards and percussion, and Bruno Staehelin on Drums.
John Deery and The Heads are a band from Derry-Londonderry, Northern Ireland. Formed in 2010 by singer-songwriter, John Deery, 'The Heads' quickly recorded and released their debut album 'Smoke and Mirrors' with renowned Irish producer David Odlum in France. Following the success of their debut, John Deery and The Heads set about a hectic touring schedule around Ireland and the UK. The band released their second full studio album 'Horizon' in December 2012 to critical acclaim with the single 'The Raven' described as one of the finest songs to be written by any Irish singer songwriter that year.