DESSIE MAGEE: Irish Brighton based troubadour Dessie Magee is a modern Folk-Rock singer-songwriter who incorporates elements of rock, blues, punk and soul. Taking influence from the sound and live energy of Johnny Cash, Mumford & Sons, Ben Howard, The Lumineers & Nathaniel Rateliff, Dessie has been making waves with a sound described as a mixture between Frank Turner & Kings of Leon. Dessie’s passionate & energetic performance promises to take any audience on an unforgettable journey.
“We’ve discovered the next big Singer songwriting talent from Brighton for you, DESSIE MAGEE.” We Love That Sound
“…an energetic and powerful folk music that takes us from the first seconds of the song.” Music For Your Heart
“Amazing and powerful vocals” Wolf in Suit
“Dessie Magee possesses that raw, poetic passion that few singer-songwriters can harness. His husky voice and powerful delivery and it’s absolutely addictive. For those tired of the man and a guitar formula, let Dessie lead you back in.” Medium.com
“A great mix of Irish sounds with an alt twist” EarToTheGround
“The vocals are distinctive and its hard not to get swept away by the energy” Various Small Flames