Category Archives: Music

Recording again!

So I’m back at the Foundry in Motherwell finishing off the next album. This time we have dobros and banjos a plenty, a huge choir and my Brazilian shaker and it’s all sounding rather splendid. I wondered how these ten

Rob Halligan in Ringstead on 18/09/16

Really looking forward to kicking off the Autumn dates at Ringstead. It’s a couple of years since I’ve been there so it’ll be good to be back. 

The Lebanon Adventure – Day 3.5

I have some experience of life in front of the TV cameras. Not a lot but enough to know that the process of recording a sequence on film can carry the same degree of excitement at recording a tricky vocal

Spring Tour Dates

Looking forward to a busy couple of months up and down the country! The spring tour has come together nicely and I’m really looking forward to seeing some old friends and making some new ones. There’s a bunch of new

The Upper Room Sessions

I’m trying something new, I hope it’ll last because it’s a good discipline form me. I’ve started recording a song a week in my “upper room”. It’ll be a kind of Vlog to keep up with what i’m playing with

Brand New Mini Album

I have some brand new music available and some news to go with it. In May this year I’ll be travelling to Lebanon with Gloal Care to visit the refugee camps there. Global Care are working with Shack Schools to

New Music on the Way

I’m rather excited about the new tunes recorded last week at the Foundry. We finished four tracks and will be releasing them over the next couple of months, kind of drip-feeding them to the world! You would have heard some

Work Started on the New Album

Oh Yes – the proccess is well under way now with the bare bones of some new tracks coing together. I’ve been trying out some of the songs at gigs and they’ve been going down well. There’s a bit of

Album of the Week

We’re excited to announce that Shane O’Connor chose Rob’s latest album “Love Come Down” as BBC Coventry and Warwickshire’s album of the week. “Excellent songwriting, amazing musicianship and superb production” was Shane’s verdict. A track from the album was played

Radio Tunes!

Had some great Radio exposure recently. Rob’s been added to playlists on UCB Radio, County Durhams Bishop FM and Coventry’s Radio Plus and BBC Cov and Warks seem to be liking I Cant Make You Walk. Added to that, Love

O Ye of Little Faith?

Love Come Down by Rob Halligan Those nice people at UCB Radio have added me to their playlist! If you listen to UCB do text, email or call them and ask nicely if they wouldn’t mind playing some Rob Halligan.

Catching Up

It’s been a mad couple of months, exhausting but incredibly rewarding with some great gigs, new friends and stunning moments. It was great to hear at the start of April that UCB were adding me to the playlist on their

I Can’t Make You Walk

I Cant Make You Walk is now available to download for free from Soundcloud – though of course, I can’t make you download it!

We’ve Been The Dreamers

I was rather inspired by Micheal Sheen’s speech that made the news the other day. Full of a passion that politics seemed to have lost years ago. So much rang true for me. I’m pretty non-partisan when it comes to