Fintan Rawsthorne (T6)
Singer-songwriter Fintan Rawsthorne on the road to fame and success after Young Songwriter 2015 final.
Fintan has had a great year with music. One of his own songs, “Taste of Dust” was runner up in a national songwriting competition, Young Songwriter 2015, organised by Song Academy. Another of his songs, “Headphones”, made it into their top ten entries. He performed both songs at Song Academy’s showcase concert in London in June 2015.
Fintan has also played keyboard and sung at a number of local events this summer including the Tunbridge Wells Local & Live music festival, the Penshurst village fete, the Tonbridge Chequerboard event and a concert put on by Music Station in Bubbles laundrette.
Fintan is working on recording his first EP/Album which he hopes will be released on iTunes and other digital services next year.
You can listen to Fintan singing his original songs and one cover here:
- youtube.com/watch?v=ujJyZ9rR8nA - “Taste of Dust” performed at the Teen Star competition
- youtube.com/watch?v=z8EI_d0kKZg – cover of “Hello” by Karmin performed at Open Mic UK
- youtube.com/watch?v=Vs7NwbAOub8 “Headphones” performed at Song Academy showcase
- youtube.com/watch?v=WyDhejSnlRw “Taste of Dust” performed at Song Academy showcase