NA BAILÉID - The Ballads.

Published on 23rd August 2016 • 0 comments

John Spillane presents a brand new TV series on TG4 starting on Sunday September 4th 2016 at 10pm.And so I go walkabout into the Irish dreamtime and follow the songlines. I have been under the magic spell of the great... Read Post

John Creedon's Epic East - Blog

Published on 27th July 2016 • 0 comments

Signature music for 'John Creedon's Epic East' July 2016.Yes lads I'm delighted I got the gig to compose the signature music for the new 3 part tv series on Rte 1 Tv - John Creedon's Epic East.Here's the lyric I... Read Post

I'm on the cover of Ireland's Own! July 2016!

Published on 12th July 2016 • 0 comments

Well lads I've certainly made it now in the music like, there's nowhere left for me to go! It's a great honour to be on the cover of this iconic Irish weekly magazine, founded in 1902. It brings back a... Read Post

Christy Moore's brand new album LILY

Published on 20th May 2016 • 0 comments

Two reasons to celebrate here in the Hit Factory today May 20th 2016! Hurray! Hurray! Christy Moore's brand new album LILY is released today and track no. 7 is a song I composed called 'Ballad of Patrick Murphy'. It's a... Read Post

SONGS FROM THE CITY - John Spillane BLOG - May 2016

Published on 13th May 2016 • 0 comments

Jimmy Crowley and John Spillane Live at St. Luke’s Friday May 20th 2016. In the summers of 1981 and of 1982, when I was a young musician hanging around the Cork music scene I was lucky enough to get work... Read Post




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