With Danny Thompson on bass
As the vocalist with the Sharon Shannon Band, Pauline Scanlon has entranced audiences the world over with her distinctly delicate intensity. She also contributed a song to Sharon’s 2003 platinum selling (Ireland) album, Libertango, Pauline’s vocals sitting comfortably alongside those of Sinead O’Connor and Kirsty MacColl. On Hush, Pauline Scanlon is joined by former Lúnasa guitar force, Donogh Hennessy, John R. Burr, Stuart Duncan, Kenny Malone, Darrell Scott, Danny Thompson and Garry West as she performs a collection of traditional Irish songs destined to become new classics. Produced by Donogh Hennessy.
Pauline was nominated in 2005 for Ireland’s meteor award in the Folk/Trad category alongside Planxty, Mary McPartlin, George Murphy, Kila and Declan O’ Rourke.
"Her voice is a superb mix of china cup fragility & steely resilience." - Irish Times
"A distincitive, beguiling voice..." - Hot Press