U.M.A.N - an acronym for U. Must. Act. Now - and the stage name of Irish soul singer and songwriter Brian Flanagan, play the Róisín Dubh this weekend.
U.M.A.N came to attention last year with the single 'Flamin’Day' enjoyed airplay on Today FM and reached No 4 on the iTunes singles chart, made the Top 30 radio chart, and Top 10 on Shazam, and come close to quarter of a million plays on Spotify. The most recent single, 'Lord' has been played on Today FM. Flanagan was also the composer of 'Maybe This Christmas' single for Sile Seoige, and a celebrity choir including Jack L, Mary Black, and Roisin O, etc, which reached No 6 in the Irish charts and earned €25,000 for charity. He also composed a song for the Easter Rising anniversary, featuring Finbar Furey.
U.M.A.N play this Saturday at 8pm. Tickets are available at www.roisindubh.net, the Ticket Desk at OMG Zhivago, Shop Street, and The Róisín Dubh.