GOATS DONT SHAVE
Goats Don’t Shave formed in 1990. in Dungloe, County Donegal, the group is fronted by singer-songwriter Pat Gallagher, In 1992, the Goats released their first album through Cooking Vinyl, The Rusty Razor. This fiery mix of folk, traditional music and rock was hailed by critics as an absolute classic, and the album went gold in Ireland. Following such success they released a second album in 1994, Out in the Open, a rockier, much rounder piece which maintained their well earned reputation as a band capable of great things.
The group have released six albums to date, The Rusty Razor (1992) and Out in the Open (1994). After a sabbatical in 19997 a third album Tór was released in 1998. Fast forward to 2006 “The Collection” was released. A solo album from Pat in 2010 “when i grow up” then in 2013 came “Songs from earth” which won them a whole new audience, this year 2016 seen the release of the critically acclaimed “Turf man blues”