Róisín Murphy Biography (Wikipedia)
Róisín Marie Murphy (born 5 July 1973) is an Irish singer-songwriter and record producer. She first became known in the 1990s as one-half of the UK-Irish trip hop duo Moloko with her partner Mark Brydon. After the breakup of Moloko, Murphy embarked on a solo career, releasing her debut solo album, Ruby Blue, written and produced with experimental musician Matthew Herbert, to critical praise in 2005. Her second solo album, Overpowered, was released in 2007.
After an eight-year hiatus (which nonetheless included several singles, vocal features, and side projects), her third album Hairless Toys was released in 2015; it was subsequently nominated for the Mercury Music Prize and Ireland's Choice Music Prize. The following year, she released her fourth album Take Her Up to Monto (2016). In 2018, she released four 12" releases in collaboration with producer Maurice Fulton to critical praise.
- Róisín Murphy: "I'm always going to be a maximalist"https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06cfrds.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06cfrds.jpg2018-06-29T15:31:00.000ZRóisín joins Lauren at the Sage, sharing favourite tunes, and talking about her "wheeler dealer" musical family, an influential Sonic Youth gig, and ridiculous costume changes.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p06cfnky
Róisín Murphy: "I'm always going to be a maximalist"
- Roisin Murphy chats to Nemone for Hear Her Dayhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p069j5xj.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p069j5xj.jpg2018-06-08T20:00:00.000ZNemone chats to the one and only Roisin Murphy about her life in musichttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p069j29v
Roisin Murphy chats to Nemone for Hear Her Day
- Róisín Murphy - Glastonbury 2016 Highlightshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03zdd9k.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03zdd9k.jpg2016-07-26T22:59:00.000ZThe hard-working former Moloko frontwoman performs tracks from her solo career.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04144ry
Róisín Murphy - Glastonbury 2016 Highlights
- Roisin Murphy looks ahead to her performance at Glastonbury 2016https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03zc9pv.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03zc9pv.jpg2016-06-24T15:32:00.000ZRoisin Murphy looks ahead to wearing a fabulous outfit for her performance at Glastonbury 2016.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03zc9tr
Roisin Murphy looks ahead to her performance at Glastonbury 2016
- Roisin Murphy Live in Sessionhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0314kp6.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0314kp6.jpg2015-08-30T13:25:00.000ZMoloko star Roisin Murphy performs a live session for Richard Madeleyhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p0314m5g
Roisin Murphy Live in Session
Róisín Murphy Tracks