"Bean" to his friends, Brian Dolan is deeply involved in the local scene, hosting traditional and modern sessions in local pubs, it's his talent and enthusiasm that had a great deal to do with the formation of the Songwriter Showcase. Brian's fiery songwriting kicked off the evening in 2004 and the rest, as they say, is history.
Originally From: Athlone
Currently Living in: Athlone
How long playing: I've been playing the Guitar about 6 years. 11 years playing music (piano).
What Inspired you to write: Not sure. I like poetry.
Any artist that influenced or inspired you: Dave Matthews, counting crowes, Pearl Jam, Sting & Bob Marley.
Other: Brian is currently on the road, playing an awful lot of traditional music in the southern hemisphere.