Cormac Looby is an Irish singer-songwriter from Co. Tipperary, currently based in Manchester. Having honed his craft busking on the streets of Galway, he is now a regular on the Manchester music scene.
With influences ranging from Springsteen to Sam Fender and Mick Flannery, he combines elements of folk and pop music, with introspective and honest song-writing.
Cormac's debut single ‘I Don’t Need Your Love’, combines a raw, acoustic foundation with elements of soulful folk and was recorded at the prestigious SHED studios. The song is about the feeling you get when someone's sick of your s**t. It was released on all platforms on 28th February.
The tune has already independently amassed 5000+ Spotify streams. This is on top of radio plays from: Spin South West, RedFM, Radio Kerry, Radio Sligo, TippFM, Forest FM & Dundalk FM. It's also backed by respected music blogs/playlists such as: Fresh On The Net, LA On Lock, Keep Walking Music, Slay Sonics, The Feels, Esydia, Tofu & Music Lover.
With an old school feel and Paolo Nutini sensibility, those big music influencers are all happy to be featuring Cormac Looby!
With an EP to come later this year, 2020 should be an exciting time for this guy.