is a singer/songwriter from Cork who’s voice and on stage presence is truly at
home on a global stage. Her songs have been used on worldwide ad campaigns for
Van Moof, Guinness, Disney+ and have featured in “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Love
Island”. A unique talent, she manages to produce a sound which captures the
Celtic heart of her music along with a blood flow of pop, haunting powerful
ballads. Her song writing comes from the heart and she has written about
heartbreak, family, falling in love, regret and revenge.
recent years Lyra has taken her live show on tour and played multiple festivals
and shows across the UK and Ireland. She has performed on “The Late Late show”,
“Tommy Tiernan”, “Heart of Saturday Night”, and The Big Deal”. Chosen by RTÉ to
ring in New Year’s Eve 2021 and 2022 with “New Day” and “We Are Beautiful.”
Lyra also performed and co-wrote with Bill Whelan the closing song “Light me
up” for Riverdance, The Movie, which has had a worldwide release on Netflix.
Lyra is writing and recording her forthcoming album, her last single with Irish
DJ & Producer John Gibbons “Edge of Seventeen” achieved # 1 spot on Shazam
Charts and top 5 of the Irish Breakers Chart. Her previous single “Lose My
Mind” (with Shane Codd) has been LYRA’s biggest success to date, spending over
six months in the national airplay charts. Lyra played to the biggest audiences
of her career in late 2022 as special guest with Westlife on their UK and
Ireland Arena Tour and also with Westlife and Gavin James at the NYE Festival
in Dublin to 15,000 shiny happy people.
Making friends and fans wherever she
goes, we can’t wait to see Lyra take the stage at Far West Fest.