Lap slide guitarist and roots troubadour Pat Tierney brings an eclectic and captivating musical experience to everything he touches. Taking influence from the likes of Neil Young, JJ Cale and Ben Harper, Pat's music dances between folk, blues, roots and soul.
Over the past 18 months, Pat has toured throughout Australia and North America taking his eclectic live performance across the land and sea with performances alongside the likes of Russell Morris, The Beautiful Girls, Horrorshow & Bobby Alu as well as a slew of festivals including Queenscliff Music Festival, Bendigo Blues and Roots Festival and Tasmania's Delamere Music Festival as well as debut shows in North America.
Pat's latest single 'Angels' showcases the depth and clarity to Pat's sound. Blending dreamy slide guitar with a haunting melody and evocative lyrics. Released in March 2018, the new track is the second taste of the new album being recorded at Yama - Nui studios on The Sunshine Coast in QLD under the watchful pr0duction eye of Roots maestro Pauli B (The Beautiful Girls, George, Bobby Alu).
"Opening up the night was North Coast slide guitarist Pat Tierney. Admittedly not knowing any of his tracks going into the night, Tierney was tight and accomplished as he brought his brand of roots to those starting their Friday night early. Closing on a stellar cover of the Paul Simon classic “Diamonds On The Soles Of Her Shoes”, I’d definitely look at investing some time into discovering Pat Tierney"