Keith O’Brien is a singer/songwriter hailing from Glasnevin in Dublin. A former student of the Ballyfermot Rock School, Keith’s popularity continues to grow with some great responses to his music from the public,
Keith writes all his own songs. His lyrics are usually inspired from events surrounding him in his everyday life. People have related to his songs due to the personal feel of his lyrics. Some fan favourites include: Wasted Time, The Strand and Light It Up.
Popular among the Dublin open mic nights, Zodiac Sessions, Bleecker St. Sessions and The Fireplace Sessions to name a few, Keith has played alongside acts like Ray Scully and The Jigsaw Jam. He has supported other great acts in venues such as The Sugarclub, Eamon Doran’s, Sweeney’s, The Workman’s Club, The Village, Monroe’s (Galway) and Whelan’s. Keith is also a favourite on Balcony TV and won Balcony TV’s Best Male award in 2008. They invited him to perform on their last show from the Dame St. location.
He has recently had some talented friends join him. Aidan Smyth (Guitar), Liam O’Reilly (Bass/Guitar) and David Doyle (Cello) have helped Keith on his debut single, Open Your Eyes and Light It Up. The singles where released in 2012 gaining chart success number1 in the iTunes singer-songwriter charts and 75 in the Irish singles charts,
In 2013 Keith Is working on his début album.