SongVault Artist Profile
Rock / Alternative
The OurZ are
Gerard Smith - Vocals
Shane Kinsella - Guitar
Timmy Drink Berger - Drums
Gary Healy - Bass
For Booking Call Gary 086 8539263
We are a four piece unsigned Rock'n'Roll band from Balbriggan in North County Dublin, Ireland.
Drawing on a wide range of influences which include Black Sabbath, Van Halen, Status Quo, The Police, Tom Petty, The Foo Fighters, The Sex Pistols, The Beatles, Led Zeppelin among others, The OurZ have been churning out a steady stream of original material that can be described as hard hitting, melodic, dirty rock.
The Current line up have already enjoyed successful gigs in The Village, Whelans, Sweeneys and The Mezz in Temple Bar.
Shane Kinsella is a gifted guitarist whose imaginative riffs are usually the starting point in the song writing process for the band.
In Gerard Smith The OurZ have a charismatic and confident frontman who is also the main lyricist in the the band.
Bassist Gary Healy has played in various different cover & original bands since 1988. He joined The OurZ in 2010.
Drummer Timmy Drink Berger is the newest member of the band. A savage Rock drummer with a pure Rock & Metal background
2010 has been a huge and important year for The OurZ. As well as honing the live performances, the band have hit the studio. Their debut offering "Its Not Livin, Though I Could Be Wrong" is a three track CD that saw its launch in their home town on the 22nd of October 2010. 2011 is all about the release of debut album "Carry The Truth"
The EP Songs can now be heard on various online Radio Stations around the world including
Somojo Radio http://www.somojo.net/ (UK)
The Reputation Media http://www.reputationmedia.net/ (UK)
RockNRollica Radio http://www.rocknrollica.com/ (US, Dallas)
FatCat Radio http://www.fatcatradio.com/ (Illinois, US)
Indie Showcase http://www.indieshowcase.net/ (Toronto, Canada)
Rock On Air http://www.rockonair.com/ (Turkey)
Brimstone Radio http://www.brimstoneradio.com/ (US)
contact : Gary 086 8539263