Here's a wee snippet of The Muddy River band working on an arrangement of Dylan's classic ‘’Not Dark Yet. We had just played a stompy, blues rock version, but decided to go for a more laid back and understated performance…Read more
Singer - Songwriter - Storyteller
“This debut album ranks right up there beside the best of new Irish talent over recent decades. Voted Best Irish Album in The Lonesome Highway 2022 polls.” - Paul McGee
“Powerful moments & melodies combine throughout the sound & themes in Pete's Folk-based tunes.”
To Hold the Red Rose -International Songwriting Competition Semi-Finalist
“I've always been drawn to ‘story’ songs with vivid imagery and characters I can relate to.”
About Pete Kavanagh
Pete Kavanagh is a singer-songwriter, a musician and storyteller from Co. Kildare, Ireland. His style is best described as Americana-infused folk. His sound invokes the vintage quality of his musical influences (Bob Dylan, Leonard Cohen, David Bowie and Tom Waits), but a contemporary feel that is unique to him surges through it.
He weaves dark themes in his songwriting, exploring psyche and despair of human nature while wryly holding onto hope for something better.