Gavin Friday (b. Fionan Hanvey, 8 Oct 1959, in Dublin, Ireland). In early life, he survived a Christian Brothers education to become a singer, composer & painter. His latest release is "Catholic" (22 April 2011, Rubyworks). ...show more
Gavin Friday (b. Fionan Hanvey, 8 Oct 1959, in Dublin, Ireland). In early life, he survived a Christian Brothers education to become a singer, composer & painter. His latest release is "Catholic" (22 April 2011, Rubyworks).
In 1977, Friday was a founder of Virgin Prunes (legendary avant-garde post-punk group). 1987-2005 he composed & performed with, musical partner, Maurice Seezer. He released his 4th solo album Catholic in April 2011. Gavin Friday & The Man Seezer albums (with Maurice), inc: "Each Man Kills The Thing He Loves" (1989), "Adam 'n' Eve" (1992) & "Shag Tobacco" (1995).
Film scores & soundtracks include Get Rich or Die Tryin', In America, In the Name of the Father, The Boxer, Disco Pigs, Short Cuts and Romeo + Juliet. Gavin worked with producer Hal Willner on the music for director Abel Ferrera's movie Chelsea on the Rocks (2008). He has also collaborated with the English composer Gavin Bryars, setting Shakespeare's sonnets to music. Stage Shows include the Kurt Weill Extravaganza Ich Liebe Dich, the one man show I didn't come up the Liffey in a bubble and Gavin's tribute to German music, Tomorrow belongs to me. ...show less
Albums & Singles by Gavin Friday
Playlists Containing Tracks by Gavin Friday
Surfer Girl 1.0
Dreamy Sad Soul
Forgotten Classics - Vol 1: 1994-1997
Ultimate St. Patrick's Day Playlist
HIT intervals for group fitness
Saturday Night at the Movies
Ultimate St. Patrick's Day Mix
Ultimate Dark Edge Indie
2012 NEW YEAR
Romeo + Juliet
Fint/Rolig - Evt Nach/dagen derpå
Shuffleplay - Goose Bumps
Musicals Amazing Collection
Nice Indie & Alternative 2011-05
Moon Room Club #3
Q50 May 2011
999 Hits from the HS Disco JukeBox Beta
Starred on Spotify By Me
Electric Picnic 2011
HoeZoDan New Music?!
more than ten thousand
Playlists We Love
Indie Feel Good
A hand picked selection of new indie music chosen to put a lift in your step & a smile on your face.
The World's Most Perfect Pop Songs
The most perfect pop songs from around the world.
New Releases USA
Each week we will update this playlist with the latest new releases from the US
USA TOP 40 CHART
Listen to the best-selling singles in the United States, updated regularly.
UK TOP 40 CHART
Listen to the top-selling singles in the UK, updated regularly.
New Releases UK
Each week we will update this playlist with the latest new releases from the UK
Brand New 2015
The very latest under-the-radar tracks you need to hear
Weekly Top 100 Tracks
Every Monday we publish a chart of the Top 100 tracks added to playlists in the previous week
Songs To Fall Asleep To
Feeling tired? This playlist is designed to help you unwind and send you to sleep.
This is the perfect playlist to unwind & relax to