Rory Conway

Rory Conway is the ultimate acoustic artist. His grass roots upbeat style combined with the ability to please all audiences with a vast array of music makes him the perfect choice for your occasion.
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For over the last decade Rory Conway has built a reputation based on his love and dedication in providing live entertainment, a hard working attitude, and his ability to ensure that wherever you are, no matter what the gig, you are in for one great night. This talented singer/ songwriter brings all his talents and versatility together to ensure every single gig is different from the last. His set-list is forever growing and his enthusiasm for playing truly great “no cheese” music knows no bounds. Be the atmosphere chilled out, laid back breezy acoustic, Irish ballads or stomped out rock n roll , Rory can handle it all in his stride.

Have a listen to Rory’s  original material under the Mp3 section

Through years ofexperience Rory offers 3 different sets of music including, “Celtic Sessions Drinks Reception Set” “Afternoon Chilled Drinks Reception Set” and  “Evening 2 Piece Dancing Set” or indeed a combination of all three.

 

The  “Celtic Sessions Set” is crafted to keep your guests entertained during your special day with music styled in a unobtrusive background manner to enhance the atmosphere and entertainment of your guests. Ideal for Drink Receptions & Civil Ceremonies.

From “The Dubliners” to “Phil Coulter” & “Christy Moore” to “Van Morrison & The Chieftains”.  His set list ranges from classics such as Black Is The Colour, Tell me ma & The Rattlin Bog.  Ambient Celtic Songs to Sing Along Crowd pleasers forms a set that changes to suit your guests and insures that the “craic is ninety”!!!

Rory has played his “Celtic Sessions Set” at Drinks receptions at venues such as:

The Four Seasons Suite Galgorm,

The Roof Garden at The Merchant Hotel Belfast,

Ardtara Country House Upperlands,

Castle Leslie Estate County Monaghan,

Ballyliffin Lodge Co Donegal

Lough Rynn Castle  Co. Leitrim & many more….

For an example of the celtic set please see the repertoire section below

 

The “Afternoon Chilled Drinks Reception Set”

Keep your guests entertained during your special day with the  “Chilled Drinks Reception Set” Rory can provide hours of music to suit all ages and tastes, to enable your guests to relax during your afternoon drinks reception. From “U2” to “The Lumineers” & “Mumford & Sons” to “Van Morrison & Ray Charles”.

Classic Ballads, Modern Hits & Sing Along Crowd pleasers to set the mood and atmosphere for your wedding day and provide a special element that makes your day memorable and unique!

 

Rory has played his “Afternoon Chilled Drinks Reception Set” at weddings at the Following venues:

The Four Seasons Suite, Galgorm Resort & Spa,

The Roof Garden at The Merchant Hotel Belfast,

Ardtara Country House Upperlands,

Castle Leslie Estate Co. Monaghan,

Hotel Ballyliffin Lodge Co. Donegal

Lough Rynn Castle  Co. Leitrim & many more…..

For an example of the celtic set please see the repertoire section below

The “Evening 2 Piece Dancing Set”

Keep your guests entertained during your special day with the “Evening 2 Piece Dancing Set”

Ideal for your evening receptions (weddings up to 100 guests). Rory offers quality acoustic music that creates an atmosphere at your evening reception to keep all the dancers happy & all the listeners taping their feet with floor filling artists like Johnny cash, The Killers, Mumford & Sons, The Beatles & Elvis.

Classic Ballads, Modern Hits & Sing Along Floor Fillers to set the mood and atmosphere for your wedding day evening entertainment and provide a special element that makes your day memorable and unique!

Rory has played his “Evening 2 Piece Dancing Set” at weddings at the Following venues:

The Four Seasons Suite, Galgorm Resort & Spa,

Ardtara Country House Upperlands,

Castle Leslie Estate Co. Monaghan,

Lissanoure Castle Co. Antrim,

Tullylagan House Co.Tyrone,

Various Marquee Weddings to name but a few!!!,

For an example of the celtic set please see the repertoire section below

Rory also plays Acoustic sets in Popular Bars across Northern Ireland such as,

Gillies Bar Galgorm Resort & Spa,

Sallys Bar Omagh,

Marys Bar Magherafelt,

Central Bar Ballycastle, and many more!!

Repertoire

“The Celtic Set”
She Moved Through The Fair
Black Is The Colour
Homes of Donegal
Celtic Heartbeat
My Lagan Love
Cliffs of Duneen
Ride On
Raglan Road
The Town I Love So Well
A Pair of brown eyes
Sonny Don’t Go away
Lakes of Pontchartrain
The Parting Glass
Caladoia
The Voyage
Beeswing
N17
I Used To love her
Good Night Irene
Don’t Forget your shovel
City of Chicago
Irish Rover
Wild Rover
The Leaving Of Liverpool
The Ballad of the Ordinary Man
The Spanish lady
Seven Drunkin nights
The Rattlin Bog
I’ll Tell my ma
Dirty Old Town
Hills of Donegal
The Rare Old Mountain Dew
Banbridge Town
The Galway Girl
Mc Alpines Fusiliers
The Ole triangle
Natives
Whiskey In The Jar
The Black Velvet Band
Weile Weile
Dicey Reilly plus many more……

Some of the other songs within Rory’s vast repertoire
Into the mystic
Crazy Love
At Last
Cannonball
Black Is The Colour
To Love Somebody
All I Want is You
With Or With Out You
One
You Make It Real
I’m On Fire
Secret Garden (Jerry Maguire Soundtrack)
Half the world away
Trouble
Dancing In the Dark
Stand by Me
Folsom Prison Blues
Jackson
The Joker
Ring of Fire
It Aint Me Babe
Ho Hey
Little Lion man
Superstitious
I Gotta women
Mr Brightside
All these things I’ve done
Yellow
Wonderwall
Free falling
Heaven
Cuts like a knife
Seven Spanish Angels
Dancing In the Dark
Stand by Me
Folsom Prison Blues
Jackson
The Joker
Ring of Fire
It Aint Me Babe
Hey Ho
Little Lion man
Superstitious
I Gotta women
Mr Brightside
All these things I’ve done
Cocaine blues
Superstitious
Galway Girl
Wagon-wheel
Eight days a week
All shook up
Great balls of fire
Burning love
Stuck in the middle with you
Country medley
Tell My Ma
I Saw Her Standing There
I Feel Fine
Come on everybody
I Got Stripes
Proud Mary and many more…