Josh Johnston Returns with New EP ‘Moon Landing’

Just a year after his 4th solo album ‘The Art Of Saving Lives’, Dublin pianist / singer / songwriter Josh Johnston returns with a new EP, ‘Moon Landing’. 

The new EP features reimaginings of ‘Moon Landing’ and ‘Swimming On The Moon’ from 2018’s ‘The Art Of Saving Lives’ and 2008’s ‘Asylum Harbour’ respectively, as well as new tracks ‘In My World (She Said)’ co-written with Dublin songwriter Doug Kinch – and Chris Wood’s soulful song  ‘Come Down Jehovah’.

The song choice owes a passing nod to the recent 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landings – the songs evoke both the dread and excitement of exploring uncharted territory, as well as the elation of a productive voyage in these new directions.  The EP is the first product of a new studio partnership with producer / engineer Anthony Gibney (Jane Willow, Nick Kely, Blood Red Mountain Band).  

Helping Josh out musically on these recordings are Paj Groenland on acoustic & electric guitar, Brian Hogan on bass (Kíla, Preacher’s Son), Dave Hingerty on drums (Kíla, The Frames, Josh Ritter), Scott Flanagan on hammond organ, Bill Blackmore on trumpet and Marco Francescangeli on saxes and clarinet.  

Look out for more releases – a full album is anticipated in the summer of 2020.  

The EP will be available in CD and digital form, and to stream from Friday 13th September. 

In Concert 

Wednesday 23rd October 2019

Josh Johnston & Friends
Special Guest: Jane Willow
Lost Lane, off Grafton Street, Dublin 2
Doors 8pm
Tickets €15 from www.lostlane.ie

Friday 1st November 2019
Josh Johnston & Friends
Special Guest: Jane Willow
Black Gate Cultural Centre, 
Francis Street, Galway
Doors 8pm
Tickets €10 at the centre or at the door

www.joshjohnston.com

Facebook // Soundcloud // Twitter  // YouTube

About IMRO
Our Board
Our People
Press Room
Research
Governance & Policy
Music Creators
Coronavirus Advice & Resources
Join IMRO
IMRO App
Members' Handbook
About Copyright
How do I Copyright a Piece of Music?
Copyright & Traditional Music
Muso Online Protection Solution
History of Performing Rights
FAQs on Copyright
Royalty Distribution Schedule
IMRO Distribution Policies
Competitions & Opportunities
Travel Grant Form
Irish Radio & Useful Contacts
Other Music Bodies in Ireland
Structure of the Irish Music Industry
Affinity Schemes
Music Creators FAQs
International Partners
Music Users
Customer Update | Covid-19
Do I Need a Licence?
Sign Up for a Music Licence
Pay Your Licence Online
IMRO and PPI Tariffs
Dual Music Licence Explained
Music Licences for Businesses
Cinemas
Hair, Beauty & Health
Factories & Offices
Leisure, Sports, Social & Fitness
Functions & Other Events
Jukeboxes
Pubs & Bars
Restaurants & Hotels
Transport
Music on Hold
Retail
Music Licences for Live Events
Music Licences for Broadcast & Online
Music for TV Broadcast
IMRO TV Blanket Licence
MCPS TV Blanket Licence
Independent Production Company Licence
Secondary Exploitation / Programme Sales
Music for Radio Broadcast
Music for Online Music Use
Online Music Licences
General Entertainment On Demand (GEOD)
General Entertainment On Demand (GEOD) Licence Form
Performing Right Online Licence (PROL)
Performing Right Online Licence (PROL) Form
Music licences for Recorded Media
Production Music
Production Music Form
Individual Synchronisation (Sync) Rights
Music Licences for CDs & DVDs
AP2
AP2 Form
Covermount AP7
AP7 (CD) Form
AP7 (DVD) Form
Premium Products
DVD / AVP Licence (Audio-visual product)
Music Services B2B
Music Users FAQs
FAQs on Music Licensing
What’s Your Soundtrack Campaign
Supporting Music
IMRO Live Music Venue Awards
IMRO Tune-Up Your Business Award
IMRO Academy
IMRO Seminars & Workshops
IMRO Music for Film & TV
Other Voices 2020
Sponsorship Applications
News
News Archive
Events
Contact Us

Please select login