CHASING ABBEY RETURN WITH ANOTHER TRAD-HOUSE BANGER AND FAN-FAVOURITE
‘LEARNING TO DANCE (LANIGANS’S BALL)’ IS OUT TODAY!
Along with a B-Side ‘Must Mean It’s Christmas’ out now
1st December 2023, Dublin, Ireland – Irish trailblazing trio and multi-platinum selling artists Chasing Abbey are set to excite audiences once again with their upcoming single, ‘Learning to Dance (Lanigan’s Ball),’ out today on all DSPS. LISTEN HERE.
The new single follows the smash hit single ‘Oh My Johnny (Banks of The Roses)’. Building on their pioneered ‘Trad House’ genre, the group weaves together the rich tapestry of traditional Irish music with pulsating contemporary dance beats, creating a musical fusion that has captivated fans worldwide.
The band’s hit single, ‘Oh my Johnny (Banks of the Roses)’ scaled to the top of the Irish singles charts, peaking at #6 on Official Irish Singles Chart, securing their position as the highest-performing Irish artists for several months and earning platinum status and amassing 7.5 Million Global Streams. The bands success reached new heights this summer, when they were moved from a one thousand capacity tent at Electric Picnic to a thirteen thousand capacity and a sold-out winter tour across Ireland, with some 20 plus dates. Tour dates HERE.
‘Learning to Dance (Lanigan’s Ball)’, has been a live and fan favourite, with fans demanding its release. Chasing Abbey aims to push the boundaries of their unique ‘Trad House’ sound, promising fans an immersive experience that celebrates Ireland’s musical heritage while embracing the energy of contemporary dance music. Indeed, the track has already amassed some tens of millions of views across social media in pre-release teasers.
Hailing from Tullamore in County Offaly, Chasing Abbey’s Ro, Bee, and Teddy C are each multi-instrumentalists with deep roots in traditional Irish music. Their ability to seamlessly bridge the gap between the old and the new has set them apart, marking a fresh and invigorating chapter in Ireland’s musical landscape.
In addition to the single, Chasing Abbey are also releasing a B-Side Christmas single titled ‘Must Mean It’s Christmas’. The song is slated for release alongside ‘Learning to Dance (Lanigan’s Ball) on December 1st. LISTEN HERE.
Chasing Abbey’s hard work and rise has caught the attention of major industry players, leading to their signing with two powerhouse labels – Spinnin’ Records, the world’s largest dance label, and Warner Music Ireland. This strategic partnership underscores the trio’s global appeal and positions them as leaders in the evolving landscape of music genres.
The excitement surrounding Chasing Abbey continues to build, with an eagerly anticipated performance at the iconic 3Olympia Theatre scheduled for April 5th, 2024. As their success escalates, the band remains connected with fans through soaring engagement and impressive numbers across various social media platforms.
As Chasing Abbey continues to redefine musical boundaries, ‘Learning to Dance (Lanigan’s Ball)’ is set to be a pivotal release, solidifying their status as innovators and pioneers in the realm of ‘Trad House.’