Listen: Muireann McDonnell and her charming cover of ‘Moon River’

Muireann McDonnell has performed a beautiful version of the standard classic, Moon River. Muireann gives her own and charming interpretation of the song. She thanks Thornton Pianos and their crew for the opportunity to play the restored Challen upright piano and the support they give musicians in Ireland. Moon River was composed by Henry Mancini and […]

Muireann McDonnell covers ‘Listen Before I Go’ by Billie Eilish

Muireann McDonnell has covered the Billie Eilish song, Listen Before I Go. Muireann’s vocals suit the gentle song very much. Muireann continues to blossom as a young musician and enjoys very much playing live when possible. Muireann represented Ireland at the 2017  Junior Eurovision Song Contest with Súile Glasa. You can see Muireann sing Listen Before I […]

Ireland: Muireann wins songwriting competition in Belfast

Muireann McDonnell has won an important songwriting competition in Belfast, Northern Ireland. She won in the U17s category at the Forestside Live Sessions competition. Muireann is doing really well with her songwriting skills and live performances. She represented Ireland at the 2017 Junior Eurovision Song Contest with Súile Glasa. You can see Muireann perform an original […]

Muireann McDonnell impresses in gigs at Temple Bar, Dublin

Muireann McDonnell has been a busy girl performing at many gigs including the Trad Fest at the famous Temple Bar area in Dublin, Ireland. At just 13 years old she has impressed many with her own compositions and unique cover versions of songs. Muireann performed Linger by the Cranberries and also the song Too Long […]


In Tbilisi at the Junior Eurovision song contest a great program book was handed out looking very much like those at ADULT Eurovision. Roy of ESC Covers had each of the 16 acts sign the book and for the next days we will post it. Today we can highlight the third one – it is […]

Muireann McDonnell will sing ‘Súile Glasa’ for Ireland at the 2017 Junior Eurovision Song Contest

Well it was supposed to be a secret until the recorded TG4 selection shows were all broadcast but it has been leaked via digital download outlets that the Irish entry at the 2018 Junior Eurovision Song Contest will be by Muireann McDonnell and her song Súile Glasa (Green Eyes). It is not possible to play the […]