‘The Ghost of Martha’, out today, is the third single from Luan Parle’s stunning new album ‘Never Say Goodbye’, released earlier this year. The album features 10 original tracks, “from lovelorn country ballads to gothic Americana to hard-hitting social commentary” (Nick Kelly, broadsheet.ie), and includes two co-writes with Dire Straits guitarist Hal Lindes.“With ‘Never Say Goodbye’ Luan Parle has delivered her finest collection of songs to date” (Colm O’Hare, Hot Press).
‘Never Say Goodbye’ has received glowing reviews from The Sunday Times, The Irish Independent, Broadsheet.ie, The Sunday World, 4/5 Stars from Folk & Tumble, 8/10 stars from Hot Press made the Hot Press Hot For 2020 Albums List, The Choice Music Prize longlist, RTÉ Lyric FM – Album Of The Week, PLAYIRISH Album of The Week & RTÉ Radio 1 – Recommends playlist.
Since the album’s release, ‘Never Say Goodbye’ has received almost 800 Irish radio plays reaching an audience of almost 2 million listeners.
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic Luan’s 2020 tour has been postponed for the foreseeable future, she is working with venues to reschedule shows. Luan performed a live concert from her home as part of Culture Ireland’s #IrelandPerforms and held a series of live online concerts from her Facebook page www.facebook.com/luanparle & her website www.luanparle.com throughout lock-down. In the meantime, you can purchase ‘Never Say Goodbye’ on Download, CD & 180 mg White Vinyl along with tour merchandise from her website luanparle.com and catch-up with Luan on her social media platforms below.
‘The Ghost of Martha’, a new single by Luan Parle is out now.