Paj is a ‘blue-eyed soul’ singer from Dublin – formerly guitarist with Loah, Fehdah, and currently Ensemble Eriu. Out of hundreds of entrants, was chosen by RTÉ 2FM to reform on their Play the Picnic stage at 2018’s Electric Picnic. His debut track ‘Friends Confused’ is a lush, lyrical take on a the confusing line between romance and the ‘friend zone’ on top of a laid-back, hip-hop beat.
With 10 years industry experience as a backing singer & guitarist, Paj goes out on his own. He has supported Billy Idol, M People, Grammy nominees Hiatus Kaiyote, Taylor McFerrin and Thundercat.
Paj toured Europe in 2010, performing in USA & Portugal with subsequent 2017 Eurovision Song Contest winner & Universal Artist Luisa Sobral, and has lived in America, Brazil & West Africa, gaining an world-music influence and he now hosts a world music radio show on Dublin Digital Radio. Other members of Paj’s band have performed with Hozier, Wyvern Lingo, Mary Coughlan, Zaska, Nava.
Paj will play a debut release party on March 1st at the Bello Bar, Dublin, with full band, 8pm.