Musiclee presents Sean Millar and Nick Kelly in concert.
Sean a.k.a Doctor Millar began his career as lead singer and main songwriter in The Cute Hoors – a fast, thrashy, literate, Irish rock and roll band, with whom he toured Ireland Britain and mainland Europe. They managed not to die. They split in 1992….
Sean Millar was nominated solo performer of the year at the Heineken hotpress awards (along with Van Morrison, Paul Brady and Gavin Friday). His first Solo album “The Bitter lie” was voted one of the Best Irish Albums of all time by both Today FM and The Sunday Tribune. His second album “The Deal” “was one of the Sunday Times top five albums of the year .It has since been included in Tony Clayton Lea’s defining “101 Irish albums you must hear before you die” .
His third album “Always coming home”, prompted The Irish Times, in its five star review, to proclaim him “An Irish national treasure”.
His fourth album "of the people" – his first in six years – had critics calling him "Irelands greatest lyricist".
Some press on Nick Kelly includes:
“The most visual songwriter Ireland has ever produced” – Hot Press
“Ireland’s most philosophical songsmith” – Sunday Independent.
“One of the songwriting greats” – Hissyfit (UK)
“One of the most focused and soulfully precise writers in modern music” – Stereo Embers Magazine (USA)