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With over 15 years of experience on the live music circuit,

Transmitter are Ireland's most in-demand professional act for the big occasion. With a powerful and energetic setlist, they mix

the biggest anthems of today with classic hits from the past 5 decades, to create an incendiary live show.

Combine all of this with the top quality sound and lighting show you might expect from a major label act and you begin to 

understand what the Transmitter live experience is.

The band has full Public and Employment Liability Insurance, is VAT registered and are proud members of the Wedding Band

Association and Irish Wedding Suppliers Group.

The Band consists of: Stewart Quinn (Vocals, Rhythm Guitar

and Keyboard), David Quinn (Lead Guitar and Vocals), Wayne

Connaughton (Bass Guitar and Vocals) and Robert Quinn (Drums, Percussion and Vocals).


Transmitter are fast becoming the go-to act for the big occasion.

In recent years, they have performed at:

  • IMRO National Radio Awards (7 occasions since 2010)

  • Macra Na Feirme's Annual Rally and Queen of the Land

  Festivals (8 occasions since 2010)

  • The GAA/GPA Allstar Awards 2011/2013/2015

  • The O2 In The Park Festival

  • Copperface Jacks Nightclub/Quinns Drumcondra Summer

  Residency (4 years running)

  • Croke Park's Stadium's Christmas Party Events

  (4 years running)

  • RTE and BBC Television

  • Exclusive Weddings (Most major Irish venues including:

   Slane Castle, Adare Manor, Druids Glen, Four Seasons,

   Titanic Centre, Castle Leslie, Clonabreany House, Virginia

   Park Lodge, The Heritage, The Kilenard, Kilashee, Rathsallagh)

  • Corporate Events (Previous clients include AON/, Mars

   Ireland, Coca Cola, Forsa Trade Union, KPMG, Sap)

  • Festivals

  • Society and Graduation Balls including the Board of Irish College societies Annual Awards on 9 occasions

  • Nightclubs and Venues

  • Birthday Parties and Private Functions

  • Charity Events / Schools / Prisons


On the back on several national television appearances on RTE

and BBC television in late 1998/early 1999 the band recorded a

4 track EP and booked a tour of New York venues for late 1999.

In 2000, the band were invited to perform  at the In The City Music

Industry Conference in Manchester as a part of the Hot Press Irish

showcase where the band caught the attention of producers

Brian Eno and Kim Fowley.


Originally forming under the name Blue Monday in the mid-1990's,

brothers Stewart and David Quinn wrote, performed and recorded

their own music. Following the recording of their first demo the

band began to earn a reputation as a dynamic and formidable act

on the live circuit in 1997 playing venues like the Baggot Inn,

Eamon Doran's and Whelan's in publications such as Hot Press,

Evening Herald and The Irish Mirror.

The result of which was the band recording a 4 track session for the Dave Fanning Show on RTE 2FM. They began to receive

regular airplay on the National broadcaster. The band continued

honing and developing their live show in colleges and venues

around the country.


2001 saw the band release their song "Perfect World" as a single

which gained widespread national and regional airplay during the

summer of that year. In September of 2001, Robert Quinn joined

his brothers and the band began the change over to the name

Transmitter to represent the change of personnel and make a

fresh start.


The next 3 years were marked by the band's first full nationwide

tour in support of their album "Empty Train" and single "Hold On"

which made the Irish charts and garnered huge radio play, a

Today FM session, their first tour of London and a slot on the bill

at the 02 In The Park Festival to a crowd of over 100,000.

All of this was done independently and self financed.

Following the success achieved in recent years, the band committed to investing in the future with the purchase of a state

of the art mixing console, top of the

line drum kit and amplification and new lighting production.

The band commits itself to the highest quality performance levels with equipment designed to work "out of the box". Using

top brands such as Roland, Fender, HiWatt, Ashdown, Boss, Apple, Yamaha, Dynacord and Ableton the band can set up, save their settings to hard drive, and instantly recall them upon their return to that venue at any future date.

This adds a particular advantage to the band for weddings, residencies, or events where set up time and space is of huge consideration.

Thursday 11th
BICS, Athlone
Saturday 13th
Murphy's, Leixlip
Friday 19th
Friday 6th
Wedding, Carlow
Saturday 7th
Christmas Party, Naas
Thursday 12th
Holy Family School, Portlaoise
Friday 13th
Christmas Party, Limerick
Saturday 14th
Old Mill, Tallaght
Private Function, Portlaoise
Wednesday 18th
Thursday 19th
Christmas Party, Midlands Park Hotel Portlaoise
Sunday 22nd
The 6th Annual Christmas Craic'r,
Kavanagh's Courtyard, Portlaoise
Thursday 26th
Kiltipper Cafe Bar, Dublin
Friday 27th
Judge Roy Beans, Newbridge
Saturday 28th
Christmas Party, Tyrellspass, Westmeath
Sunday 29th
Private Function, Kilkenny
Tuesday 31st
Private Function, Wexford
Friday 20th
Christmas Party, Midlands Park Hotel Portlaoise
Saturday 21st
Hayes' Hotel, Thurles