BLOG:"If you’ve hit this blog for the first time and don’t know who we are, we are TIm and Esther O’Connor. We live in the south side of sunny Glasgow. We are self employed musicians and passionate community builders in our local neighbourhood. I (Esther) am so excited about sharing our journey. Please do join the discussion and leave your comments! So here goes…" Click here or image
"This blog is going to be about charting the journey of creating space, becoming downwardly mobile, slowing down, opening up our eyes to the things that really matter, getting out the consumer rat race and entering real life."
KITCHEN SESSIONS:"We are back in our kitchen for a weekly jam." Click here or image
Drop by for a visit. Sit for a spell and listen to the music. Enjoy.
NOTABLE:*Ashton Lane are: Esther O’Connor (lead vocals), Tim O’Connor (guitar) and James Duffin (lead guitar)." * Esther O'Connor is the lead singer of her 3-piece band that includes her husband and brother. They write all their own songs, and sometimes even co-write with Dad! (Graeme also produced “Magic In the Air”). *Esther O'Connor is an internet phenomena, receiving 700,000 YouTube plays per month and growing. *She has already received support on BBC Radio 2 and on regional radio nationwide in the U.K. despite being unsigned. *Radio stations in the UK have been captivated by lead singer Esther O’Connor’s tuneful haunting vocals and blown away by her stunning live performances. Described once by a hugely respected UK rock critic as “Scotland’s best kept secret”, Ashton Lane are ones to watch..."
~ Bio excerpt from Esther's website
ESTHER O'CONNOR Right Here (2006)
|"The biggest single surprise here is that Esther is Scottish. Listening to what turns out to be her third album before I had done any research, I was convinced this was from across the pond. It's convincing and in the vein of an offering from Jewel or Sheryl Crow. " ~ Pete Whalley - Get Ready to Rock Review|
STV TALK SHOW and ARTICLE:
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VIDEOS:Ashton Lane cover of - Rihanna - Only Girl (In The World)
Esther O'Connor - Lost Innocence
Esther O'Connor Ashton Lane