Hold On 4:500:00/4:50
International Songwriting Competition Semi-Finalist 2020
Pete dives deep into the emotional trauma being experienced all over the world, encouraging us all to “Hold On”.
Willing to explore the darkness in desperate pursuit of the light, Pete has created a genuine tale of our times that fearlessly documents the damage the distance between us has established, driving the message home through powerfully expressive instrumentation that punctuates the urgency in his voice.
“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 contemporary 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.
With evocative lyrics and wry wit, Pete explores dark themes in his songs.