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Mary Claire Woolley is a Limerick born singer songwriter based in Cork City who performs under M.SEA for the past decade. Her ep Blue was released early 2016. She performed songs from her first EP “Blue” on Cork TEDx show as part of the Cork Loves Music Series.  Launched at the Spailpin ! She supported August Wells on their Irish tour playing  Coughlans Cork City. She has played in venues across Ireland including Debarres of Clonakilty, Levis Corner House to name a couple and in many venues in Cork City since her first performance in 2012 in the old Bradleys Barrack St. In recent years she has also performed in New York  City.  She has performed in Brixton London at Ritzy and hopes to return to london this year. 2018 saw the Album “Release The Geese” launched at St Peters Cork.

Her music has been described as freakfolk. a mish mash of many types of music such as folk, blues , jazz as well as some trad, soul, rock and roll influences. She loves percussion and playing with her vocals never performing songs the same way. She has been compared to a wide variety of artists, from Fiest to Karen Dalton. She also sings and collaborates with artists in many different genres. She enjoys making music with others often as well.

now 2022 the new album midheaven is out on all streaming sites.. its been a beautiful process spanning a decade with these songs… they have been created from a place of love and acceptance xxx the alchemy,, the longing ,, the frustration, anger, grief, fun , love expression, healing ,,, honesty ..peace…

And if your reading this or have listened, danced, sung along or enjoyed my songs, been to a gig or bought a cd …. thank you very much  it means a lot and I appreciate it

the next ep is written and im excited for 2023



photo credit: Enrique Carnicero
Photo credit: Oisin Burke / Donal O’Briain


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