|Jacuzze Jungle - . (Rock and Roll)|
JACUZZE JUNGLE are a rock band from the town of Oldcastle in Co. Meath, Ireland approximately an hour’s drive north of Dublin.
THE MEMBERS OF THE BAND ARE:
PADDY USHER - songwriter, singer, guitarist.
FINBARR CARROLL - guitarist
SHANE ATLAS - drummer
MARK CLINTON - bass
IAN CLINTON - guitar
The band was originally formed in 1999 when Paddy, Jimmy, Richie & Dave ( R.I.P), Kev ( R.I.P) Rocked the country from Cork to Dublin. The band have
Achieved great success throughout Ireland and have spent eight months in New Jersey & New York writing and recording for many different Record Labels and Producers.
With the band members already known throughout Ireland’s music circles from their early days the lads were soon back on the road with brand new tracks and a mind blowing show. The band has played at:
Galway Arts Festival
Cork Guinness Jazz Festival
Eamon Doran’s of Dublin
Whelan’s of Dublin
The Olympia of Dublin
The Temple Bar Music Centre of Dublin
The Tunnel Nightclub of Co. Meath
LeCheile 2001, 2003 Arts & Music Festival of Co.Meath
The Red Box of Dublin
Support to Ozric Tentacles
Support to Corduroy
Support to Mother Earth
Support to Kila
Support to Aslan
Support to Turn
Support to James Taylor Quartet
The Bud Beat of Waterford
Cuba of Galway
Half Moon Club of Cork
The Roxy of Waterford
Mean Fiddler of Dublin
Paddy Usher released a cover version of Wild Cherry’s 1970s classic ‘Play That Funky Music’ in Ireland. The single received airplay on top Irish radio stations such as 2FM, FM104, 95.8 LMFM, Shannonside Northern Sound 94.8FM, Midlands Radio 3 and the video which was shot on location at RTE studios was shown on 2TV, Ireland’s Top 30 Hits, Fish, The Den and No Disco. Also in 2000 Paddy Usher wrote the theme tune for RTE Gaelic Games program ‘Breaking Ball’ after the shows producers heard some of his impressive tracks. Jacuzze Jungle at the moment have enough tracks in the pipleline for many albums and can cater for many styles.
Paddy Usher was the recipient of the prestigious Heineken Hot Press Bacardi songwriter award in 1997. Paddy was chosen out of thousands of hopefuls and was presented with his award.
Jacuzze Jungle can be contacted at the following:
Address: Paddy Usher
Telephone: 049 8541440
Mobile: 086 3204104
Tracks available for download (if any):