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Ger Costelloe releases debut solo album

Letting in Water is a collection of original songs rich in lyrical depth and emotional content. It is an intimate album, yet one that is fully layered musically and wears its heart on its sleeve. Each song is crafted with an honest intensity, leaving no stone unturned in their emotional articulation and delivery. Ger Costelloe has played a huge part in Limerick’s musical history, having been lead singer, songwriter and guitarist with various bands over the years. His songs have been recorded by artists and groups such as Christy Moore, The Outfit and The O’Malleys while his work has also featured on film soundtracks and movie scores.

Coming from a well established Limerick musical family – Ger Costelloe has been writing and performing his own songs for the past three decades.However he has recorded infrequently, preferring his songs to fly on other wings. The time has now come for Ger Costelloe to release his debut solo album Letting in Water. Featuring 12 original songs including The Dying Soldier, previously recorded by Christy Moore on bestselling album Ride On, Letting in Water is a richly hewed collection of striking, powerfully emotional songs. Ger’s singing is impassioned and heartfelt, his instrumental arrangements perfectly complementing his unique voice, a voice that will guide you through the album’s lusciously ambient soundscapes. A work of depth and courage, Letting in Water announces Ger Costelloe’s arrival as one of Ireland’s most important singer songwriters.