In October 2014 the acclaimed Irish Singer and Songwriter John Spillane, celebrated 33 years of an ever-consistent vastly illuminating and exciting career within the world of
music. And what better way to celebrate than with a brand new 10th studio album, ‘THE MAN WHO CAME IN FROM THE DARK’
Having sold over 100,000 albums in Ireland, John has also been awarded with two Meteor Irish Music Awards for ‘Best Act Folk’ and ‘Traditional’ act. His songs have been covered by many Irish folk lumineer’s such as Christy Moore, Sean Keane, Karan Casey, Pauline Scanlon, Solas, Mary Black, Méav, Sinéad Lohan and Sharon Shannon.
Following on from the hugely popular album ‘LIFE IN AN IRISH TOWN’, which was based on songs from the TG4 series SPILLANE AN FÁNAÍ (Spillane The Wanderer), John continues his travels around Ireland and writing MORE BRILLIANT songs about Ireland’s towns, rivers, legends and people for a second series of SPILLANE AN FÁNAÍ on TG4.