Eamon McElholm

Traditional Music

Eamon McElholm was born in Killyclogher, just outside Omagh in County Tyrone. He has worked with many acts and musicians including Stockton’s Wing, Solas, Cathal Hayden, Dezi Donnelly Cara Dillon, Finbar Furey, Brian Finnegan amongst others.

He has written music that has been recorded by many acts including Michael McGoldrick, Flook, Tamalin, Danish band Kasir, Solas and Stockton’s Wing. He worked with Stockton’s Wing as lead singer/guitarist and has been with American based band Solas.

He was awarded the PRS John Lennon Songwriting Award whilst a student at Salford University. He has performed all over the world including concerts in China, Japan, Brazil, Slovenia, all over Europe and extensively in America. He has written music for TV documentaries and has worked as a session musician on a number of film soundtracks. He has prodcued albums for others and plays a number of instruments, namely guitar, piano, cello, in addition to being an experienced vocalist.