Hermitage Green have had an exceptionally busy few weeks, They've released their debut single 'Golden Rule' and they recently performed exclusively for the Irish Rugby team ahead of their match V Argentina at the Aviva stadium.
Hermitage Green are in good company as Christy Moore and Mumford and Sons have previously performed for the squad while they have been in training.
Irelands Captain Jamie Heaslip: 'This Private gig by @Hermitagegreen is absolutely class'
Tommy Bowe: 'Got @Hermitagegreen playing for us #Quality'
Connor Murray: 'Unreal having @Hermitagegreen playing for us in camp tonight @simonzebo was in heaven'
Hermitage Green are gearing up for a busy 2013 with tour dates taking them to Australia in January for 6 weeks including shows in Perth, Brisbane, Melbourne and the main stage for Australia Day at Sydney's Darling Harbour. They will also take in US with shows in Las Vegas, Chicago, Florida and New York plus dates in France, Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
Hermitage Green are no stranger to a try or two as vocalist Barry Murphy formerly played centre wing for the Munster squad racking up 71 appearances for Munster and 4 for Ireland. He scored a total of 15 tries for his province, including a score against the All Blacks in Thomond Park in November 2008, the only player to score against the New Zealanders on their tour.
Story by | 16:56 | Thursday 20th December 2012 | Music Highlights