Since the start of his career, Daithi been known as an
Irish fiddle player using electronics to boost traditional
irish music into something unique and different. Before
even releasing a record, a Daithi was supporting Santigold,
The XX, Macklemore and DJ Shadow on Irish dates across
In 2012, Daithi signed to Sony music Ireland and began
to explore a new sound, taking his traditional roots
and mixing them with his love for uplifting house music.
Daithi's producing career was mentored by Ian Ring (Young
Wonder, Talos) and he made his name as the 'go-to' man
to remake songs for the dance floor (Fight Like Apes,
Tvvins and Original Rudeboys are notable clients). In
2013, he began to work in a studio in Cork on his debut
Synthesising his influences from UK garage, house and
traditional irish music he presented a 10 track album
'In Flight. In 2013 Daithi entered the irish charts
with his debut single 'Chameleon Life'. featuring the
incredible Raye on singing duties. One of the most played
songs on irish Radio that year, The track was nominated
as track of the year at the meteor awards and had Daithí
performing countless live shows around the country,
including a huge end of summer performance at Electric
Festival. It was clear Daithi had entered the mainstream
consciousness of the country.
Daithi has gone on to release a slew more radio singles,
including Case closed (iTunes single of the week in
Ireland, Uk, Russia & Turkey), 'Have to go' featuring
iconic New York singer Jesse Boykins, and the Irish
radio summer hit 'In Flight' featuring The Corona's
Danny O Reilly.
It's safe to say his home has embraced him. Now, Daithi
is setting his sights on the rest of the world.