"Bap Kennedy has the ability to take the merest thread of a story and spin it into a tale of such epic proportions it leaves the casual listener dumbfounded at what comes out of their speakers"- No Depression
- "an album of bittersweet beauty" Guitarist magazine
"Kennedy's approach blends country, folk and and Irish traditional textures with seamless skill" - Hot Press
'The best singer songwriter I ever saw' (Steve Earle). High praise indeed from Earle who then sought to play and record with the ex Energy Orchard main man.
Bap Kennedy returns with a Mark Knopfler produced album that features songwriting that grows stronger with every listen.
Knopfler adds his distinctive guitar alongside other luminaries such as Jerry Douglas, Michael McGoldrick and John McCusker.
The Sailor's Revenge features Kennedy's most mature and sophisticated songwriting to date.