Album 3 demo review from Frank Gutch Jr

I recently spoke to our good friend, Frank Gutch Jr, who was so kind to us last year in his review of Eagle Fort Rumble for No Depression.
We had a good chat about everything from Eagle, to our recent

Blurt review


We had this review come in today via our US publicist, the great man Mike Farley. We always appreciate when a reviewer takes his/her time to run the album down track by track, and it's always even better when the

Windmill Lane

Howdy all!

It's been busy this week on the gig front with a couple of singer-songwriter sessions in Dublin.
I've had an interesting foray back into performing on my own. I had been so out of practice with solo shows…

Back In Studio

Last night our good friend Larry Hogan called to put a fire under our collective asses.
We've been invited to record at the world-famous Windmill Lane in Dublin City.
Larry has kindly put us forward for some studio time -…

Sabbatical over, Bootleg Union and comings and goings...

Hi all 
Well I'm back from my sabbatical and ready and raring to go! 
I've enjoyed a great break - during which time my son Conall was born. 
I totally recharged my batteries with a fishing trip to the Canary…


Our New Arrivals

Well a few weeks ago I said we had some news from camp SYTU...
We have two nuggets for you all this week!
Earlier in the New Year, following the release Eagle Fort Rumble, the album that almost finished this…

Union 2016!

Welcome to the new-look SYTU website. We've gone all Route 66.
What a crazy start to the new year!
It kicked off on a very bad foot with the loss of David Bowie. His death stunned the world, and the…

Ceol Caint : A Cuppa With SYTU

A Cuppa With Stephen Young and The Union A cuppa (beer) and a chat with Stephen Young and The Union

Hailed as one of the greatest acts of their genre both home and abroad, Stephen Young and


The Sound Feed : Interview

Stephen Young and Johnny Byrne called into The Sound Feed Studio to have a chat with the awesome Remy about their latest US tour and their album release in The Grand Social Friday 27th November.

Heralded by Radio Nova…