Music Videos

Tommy Keyes - The Sad Pursuit (2018 remix)

My new single, for release on 13 April 2018, is a remix of the title track of my 2016 album The Sad Pursuit, with Dick Farrelly (guitar), Dave Fleming (double bass), Gerard Farrelly (drums, percussion) and Richie Buckley (sax). Produced by Dick Farrelly, engineered and mixed by Michael Heffernan. amd mastered by Fergal Davis Mastering. I've fitted the music to clips from the 1910 film The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (with thanks to The Old Grey Whistle Test for the inspiration).

Tommy Keyes - Something's Broken (from The Underground Sessions)

Broadcast on The Underground Sessions Show #2 of 2018. Cameras by Mark Byrne and Mitchell Crean. Editor and Sound Mark Byrne. Check out the Underground Sessions channel at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCWu12o7su021hnM5SDNfRow

Tommy Keyes - I Was Joking (from The Underground Sessions)

Broadcast on The Underground Sessions Show #2 of 2018. Cameras by Mark Byrne and Mitchell Crean. Editor and Sound Mark Byrne. Check out the Underground Sessions channel at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCWu12o7su021hnM5SDNfRow

Tommy Keyes - Christmas Eve in Dublin (in aid of Focus Ireland)

My 2017 Christmas single - available on iTunes and other download sites from 17 November with the proceeds going to Focus Ireland to support their work with the homeless.

Tommy Keyes - Drunk Lullaby (live at The Workman's)

Recorded at the Blog de Los Muertos Day of the Dead event at the Workman's Club, Dublin on 1 November 2017 - filmed by Marc Murphy (U-ONE). Special thanks to Liam Oragh for putting a great event together.

Tommy Keyes - Drunk Lullaby (live at the Purple Sessions)

This version of Drunk Lullaby was recorded by Gerry Hodgers at the Purple Sessions in Boyle's of Slane, September 2017

Tommy Keyes - Just A Simple Love Song (Coffee Hill Sessions)

Recorded by Nick Murphy at Coffee Hill Studios in August 2017, with Ellen O'Mahony on backing vocals. It's exactly what it says in the title.

Tommy Keyes - It Wouldn't Be Me (Coffee Hill Sessions)

Filmed and recorded by Nick Murphy at Coffee Hill in August 2017. Ellen O'Mahony sings the harmonies. This is one of the most popular songs in my live sets.

Tommy Keyes - Brimful In My Soul (Coffee Hill Sessions)

Filmed and recorded by Nick Murphy in Coffee Hill Studios, August 2017. With Padraig MacMahon on guitar and backing vocals. Padraig's story gave me the idea for the song.

Tommy Keyes - Mr Bluesman (live at Whelan's)

Here's Mr Bluesman, with Cian O'Mahony on 2nd vocals, from the Circle Sessions Showcase on the Whelan's Main Stage on 8 May 2017. Gary White did a super job filming and editing this, and my thanks to The Circle Sessions for letting me use it.

Tommy Keyes - Voices In My Head

Released as a single 21 April 2017

Tommy Keyes - Live at the Jailbreak Sessions

Here's a short set from the Jailbreak Sessions, in the Patriot's Inn, Kilmainham, in January 2017. It includes one of my newest songs, Voices In My Head, one of my oldest, Mr Bluesman, and my version of one of my favourite Tom Waits songs, I Wish I Was In New Orleans.

Tommy Keyes - Shooting Stars

Here's a Christmas wish for all of you. The song is from the album An Irish Life

Tommy Keyes - Live at The Purple Sessions

This is a very nice package which the Purple Sessions have put together from my performance in November 2016, along with an interview which Gerry Hodgers did with me on the night. I enjoyed the interview and the gig, and I think that comes across.

Tommy Keyes - Surprised By Joy (live on The Attic Sessions)

A track from Some Of These Stories Are True, performed live on The Attic Sessions podcast. With Ellen O'Mahony (keyboard, vocals). Introduced by Nessa O'Mahony. Recorded and edited by Peter Salisbury.

Tommy Keyes with Pat Silke and Patsy Tracey - Sailing Ships (at The Leap Sessions)

37 years after they last played together on this Sidewinder classic, Tommy Keyes, Pat Silke and Patsy Tracey play it one more time at The Leap Sessions, Leixlip, August 2016.

Tommy Keyes - Souvenirs

The promo video for the single Souvenirs, taken from An Irish Life. Filmed and edited by Peter Salisbury.

Tommy Keyes - The Sad Pursuit (live at The Button Factory)

Live version of the title track from The Sad Pursuit, recorded at The Button Factory on 30 May 2016 with Dick Farrelly (guitar), Ger Farrelly (drums), Dave Fleming (bass) and Richie Buckley (sax).

Tommy Keyes - I Believed in Magic (live at The Button Factory)

Live version of a track from The Sad Pursuit, recorded at The Button Factory on 30 May 2016 with Dick Farrelly (guitar), Ger Farrelly (drums), Cian O'Mahony (bass, vocals), Richie Buckley (sax), Ellen O'Mahony (keyboards, vocals) and Carla Ryan (vocals).

Tommy Keyes - In Dublin (live at The Button Factory)

Live version of a track from An Irish Life, recorded at The Button Factory on 30 May 2016 with Dick Farrelly (guitar), Ger Farrelly (drums), Cian O'Mahony (bass, vocals), Richie Buckley (sax), Ellen O'Mahony (keyboards, vocals) and Carla Ryan (vocals).

Tommy Keyes - Goodbye to Eden (live at The Button Factory)

Live version of a track from The Sad Pursuit, recorded at The Button Factory on 30 May 2016 with Dick Farrelly (guitar), Ger Farrelly (drums), Cian O'Mahony (bass, vocals), Richie Buckley (sax), Ellen O'Mahony (keyboards, vocals) and Carla Ryan (vocals).

Tommy Keyes - Souvenirs (live at The Button Factory)

Live version of a track from An Irish Life, recorded at The Button Factory on 30 May 2016 with Dick Farrelly (guitar), Ger Farrelly (percussion), Don Knox (violin), Ellen O'Mahony (vocals) and Carla Ryan (vocals).

Tommy Keyes - Mr Bluesman (live at The Button Factory)

Live version of a track from The Sad Pursuit, recorded at The Button Factory on 30 May 2016 with Dick Farrelly (guitar), Ger Farrelly (drums), Cian O'Mahony (bass, vocals), Ellen O'Mahony (keyboards).

Tommy Keyes - Send Some Directions (live at The Button Factory)

Live version of a track from The Sad Pursuit, recorded at The Button Factory on 30 May 2016 with Dick Farrelly (guitar), Ger Farrelly (drums), Cian O'Mahony (bass), Ellen O'Mahony (keyboards, vocals) and Carla Ryan (vocals).

Tommy Keyes - Landscape Park (live at The Button Factory)

Live version of a track from An Irish Life, recorded at The Button Factory on 30 May 2016 with Dick Farrelly (guitar), Ger Farrelly (drums), Cian O'Mahony (bass, vocals), Richie Buckley (sax), Ellen O'Mahony (keyboards, vocals) and Carla Ryan (vocals).

Tommy Keyes - An Old Irish Song

Track from "An Irish Life", filmed during the recording sessions in Sun Studios, Temple Lane. Featuring Gerard Farrelly on bodhrán and Ellen and Carla on vocals.

Tommy Keyes - I Was There (live at The Button Factory)

The first single from An Irish Life - this is the live version, recorded at The Button Factory on 30 May 2016 with Dick Farrelly (guitar), Ger Farrelly (drums), Cian O'Mahony (bass, vocals), Richie Buckley (sax), Ellen O'Mahony (keyboards, vocals) and Carla Ryan (vocals).

Tommy Keyes - promo for An Irish Life

A quick run-through some highlights of my new album

Tommy Keyes - Late Night Radio (live at The Leap Sessions)

Tommy Keyes- Late Night Radio, filmed at The Leap Sessions, Leixlip, May 2016.

Tommy Keyes - Richmond Nights

Track from "An Irish Life", filmed during the recording sessions in Sun Studios, Temple Lane

Tommy Keyes - Happy Days (featuring ELKIN)

Track from "An Irish Life", filmed during the recording sessions in Sun Studios, Temple Lane. Featuring Ellen and Carla of ELKIN.