Paddy Casey On Mountain Stage The Irish singer, discovered while busking on the streets of Dublin, is a best-selling recording artist in his homeland. He brings songs from his hit Addicted to Company to the U.S., playing a stripped-down set for Mountain Stage.
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Set List

  • "Sweet Suburban Sky"
  • "Tonight"
  • "Fear"
  • "It's Over Now"
  • "Sam Loves Joann"*

*Julie Adams with the Mountain Stage Band

Paddy Casey's latest album, Addicted to Company, was released in the U.S. this year. Brian Blauser hide caption

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Rased in Crumlin, Ireland, Paddy Casey was discovered by a Sony A&R scout while busking in the streets of Dublin. It proved a fortuitous find: Casey's album Living was certified 11 times platinum in Ireland, and remained in the Top 10 there for more than a year.

Though his latest release, Addicted to Company, finds Casey atop grooves akin to those of Prince and Sly & The Family Stone, he's heard here in a stripped-down setting, performing on acoustic guitar with keyboardist Fiona Melady.

As a closer, vocalist Julie Adams and the Mountain Stage Band take on a tune by Canadian songwriter John Tirro.

This segment originally ran July 23, 2008.

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Album
Addicted to Company
Artist
Paddy Casey
Label
Rca Victor
Released
2008

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