Prolific singer-songwriter Paul Fogarty has been touring the world with his swag of acoustic tunes, opening for Status Quo, touring with Arrested Development, playing support for Angelo Kelly, dueting with "Lord of the Rings" flute soloist Alan Doherty, sharing the stage with Klaus Weiland, Jenny Weisgerber, Daithi Rua and Christoph Schellhorn. He's had his songs placed in TV crime shows in Germany and short films and other media around the world. Paul was co-founder of the PEREGIAN ORIGINALS and was instrumental in showcasing and supporting the talents of Women in Docs, Spot The Dog, Barry Charles, John Malcolm, Rebecca Wright,
Prolific Singer-Songwriter Paul Fogarty injected steroids into the veins of the original music scene on the sunny coast in 2000 when he co-founded the PEREGIAN ORIGINALS, started getting high rotation airplay on ABC Sunshine Coast radio, and started playing his original songs everywhere and anywhere between Rainbow Beach and Brisvegas. Now based in Germany since 2008 Fogarty returns for a 10-date tour of SE QLD in May/June 2015
Peregian Originals co-founder (it's all his fault) Paul Fogarty plays Peregian Beach Hotel as part of his 20-day whistle-stop tour of QLD in May/June 2015.
Part of Paul Fogarty's whistle-stop QLD tour for 2015.
Peregian Originals co-founder Paul Fogarty has been based in Europe for 7 years, playing hundreds of solo and duo concerts in Germany, Switzerland, Holland, Luxembourg, Belgium, Ireland, England and Austria. His songs are now featuring on Film and TV crime series, as well as promos for festivals and other events. Paul has written more than 1200 songs, released four studio albums, and gets terrestrial and internet radio airplay around the world. His shows are intimate, dynamic, thought-provoking and dense with poetry, despair, hope, love, loss and irony. A multi-instrumentalist Paul will play stripped back on this OZ tour and 'let the songs breathe a bit'.
Sounds Like: David Gray, Paul Simon, Bob Dylan, Ron Sexsmith, James Taylor
Bio: Paul Fogarty is a performing singer-songwriter born in Clifton, Australia, raised among cattle, sheep, corn monsters, poisonous snakes, floods, famine and other events of biblical proportions.
He feverishly writes dozens of new songs every year as if on a mission to save the world from greed, ...See Full Bio
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"he performs his songs accompanied by the stomp box that pulsates like a heartbeat, picks up the harmonica, Ukulele or Weissenborn lap-slide Guitar with their own unique sounds. You could listen to him forever..."