Born in Belfast, reared in Scotland and living in Dublin for many moons now, Robin James Hurt is a unique and highly popular singer/guitarist with a fanbase that covers all corners of the world.
From performing with such acclaimed Irish artists as Sinead O’Connor, the late Ronnie Drew of the Dubliners and Finbar Furey to recording several solo CDs and touring all across Europe and America, Robin brings something special to every gig he plays.
From the biggest international festivals to fireside sessions, from weddings to weekly gigs in the busiest pubs in Temple Bar, Robin has a song for everyone in the audience, with raw soulful vocals accompanied by a guitar playing talent that needs no backing tracks to make a full captivating sound and get you up on the dancefloor.
A night with Robin James Hurt can cover all styles and genres of music, depending on the audience and the ambience. From Irish ballads and footstomping “come-all-ye”s to the best-loved classics from the 60s, 70s, 80s and right up to songs from the Top 40…from ceili dancing to twerking, Robin will entertain you all night long with an unforgettable session of songs and fun!