Raglans are Stephen Kelly, Rhos Horan, Conn O'Ruanaidh and Sean O’Brien.
Since the release of their EP, Long Live
, in May 2013 the band have packed venues and festivals across Ireland, including stellar performances at Whelan's, Electric Picnic, Sea Sessions, Westport and Independence.
Raglans released their first single in the UK, Digging Holes
, to critical acclaim, followed by their first UK headline tour.
The band have also toured extensively supporting The View, The Courteeners and Haim.
The band are in London throughout October 2013 to record their debut album, with Jay Reynolds producing, for release in February 2014.
“Big busting indie pop tunes packed with hearty melodies and strong melodies” The Times
“Consider this debut single from Raglans a hit!” Hot Press
is an indie stomper of a track!” Narc Magazine
“Sand in my Pockets
by Raglans is a cracking tune!” Buzz Magazine
“Long Live is an
EP that is ‘of-the-year’ noteworthy.” Sounds
“These guys are certainly one of the forerunners of the indie scene.” Music Review
“Everywhere they go Raglans bring an extraordinary brand of infectious enthusiasm for what they do.” Pufferfish
“Right now one of Ireland's finest bands.” Goldenplec
“Cracking tune… love it!” Dermot O’Leary, BBC Radio 2
“Immensely powerful band!” Keith Allen
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