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Our Native State are a five-piece Rock, Indie Folk band from Donegal, Ireland. They create an exciting blend of rock and alternative folk that has attracted critical acclaim and a large live following.  Drawing on a wide variety of influences and genres, the band have been described as “exciting”, “refreshing” and “energetic”. The band have graced the bills many festivals in their homeland including; Electric Picnic, Castlepalooza and Hard Working Class Heroes as well as selling out numerous shows of there own. Having recorded one EP "These Times", the band have imminent plans for future recordings. Irish tour dates will be announced shortly, with the UK and Mainland Europe to follow. Our Native State is a member Andromeda Artisans Music Collective.

“An attractive collage of alt. folk and indie rock...deliciously understated and charmingly catchy slices of folk that build towards captivating hook lines. Cheery stuff when we need it most.” 

Jackie Hayden (Hotpress Magazine)

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These Times EP

These Times EP

Now on general release.



Listen now on iTunes, Google Music, Spotify & YouTube

The Band Members

Our Native State are....

Tommy Callaghan (Lead Vocals / Guitars), Gary Doherty (Bass Guitar / Vocals), Orri McBrearty (Guitars / Mandolin / Vocals), Colin Montgomery (Drums / Percussion), Paul Tully (Keys / Vocals). For Images and more information on the band, see our facebook page and The Andromeda Artisans Collective  

Our Native State News

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Carry Me On Single Release

We will be releasing a video for “Carry Me On” through the Andromeda Artisans platform on Oct. 9th. Keep an eye on our social media channels for updates .

2015 / 10 / 08
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Swell Festival 2015

What a weekend! Some much fun and great music on Arannmore Island. Thanks to John and all the others how help make this festival happen. See you there again in 2016.

2015 / 07 / 18
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Introducing Andromeda

We’re delighted to announce or involvement this brand-new music venture Andromeda Artisans. Exciting times ahead and lots of new music too!

2015 / 07 / 10
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Social Background

For Press or Bookings; Tel: +353 (0)86 3097150 (Tommy) or