BARQ are;

Jess Kav – Vocals
Stephen McHale – Guitar
Neil Dorrington – Bass
Tommy Gray – Drums

Gentle Kind of Lies:

Gentle Kind of Lies written + produced by BARQ

Recorded by Alwyn Walker at Westland Studios
Mixed by Scott Halliday at Orphan Studios
Mastered by Andrei Eremin

Video by Crooked Gentlemen –

BARQ are a high energy 4-piece mixing rock, hiphop and agro-soul hailing from Dublin, Ireland.

In March 2016 BARQ released their debut single “Gentle Kind of Lies” to critical acclaim and a surge of media attention. The track was picked up by Spotify’s new music playlist in both the UK and Brazil, as well as being included on IASCA’s playirish USA, and two of Goldenplec’s Goldenstereo playlists.

“BARQ made their live debut at our #GoldenBeck showcase in The Workman’s Club…and it was instantly evident that BARQ are the real deal.” -Ros Madigan, Goldenplec

“BARQ are definitely one of the most exciting new acts on the Irish Music scene.” -RTE 2XM

“One of the hottest new Irish acts of 2016” – Hot Press

“New Artist of the Week” – The Irish Times