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Bring Me The Music review

"Robert O'Connor delivers a convincing single that sounds epic and his music seems like it will end up on some big playlists if he keeps showing his potential. There seems like this song is if the indie outfit Bears Den…

Your Music Experience review

"Destination Anywhere is essentially an emotional pop track, easily relatable and directed to a large number of people; It somehow floats between 70’s funk guitars riffing, and 80’s inspired synth arpeggios, always carrying a 4-to-the-floor attitude, which makes the track…

About The Noise review

"Robert O’Connor has a way of releasing music that focusses on real life situations that people go through. We’re not talking about love and heartbreak, but situations that rarely gets talked about in the music industry. “Destination Anywhere” is no…

Culture Fix review

"We had a sneak preview of the ;Transcendence' EP and were bowled over from the stunning cinematic introduction, flowing into the contemplative Destination Anywhere, a twinkling escapist anthem that pays homage to classic electronic-pop".

Culture Fix has given 'Transcendence' a…

DeMars Magazine review

"This new direction for Robert has given him a new dimension in the modern world of Pop. With his own tastes linked to 80s Pop along with his genuine lyrics, we find a unique twist on the modern genre of…

All Ireland interview

Robert was interviewed last week by Dylan Murphy for 'All Ireland' on Wired FM, chatting about his upcoming EP 'Transcendence'.

Listen to the interview in full below via YouTube, and subscribe to Robert's YouTube channel for future content.

FV Music Blog interview

"I find it hugely inspiring when people don't listen to any of the naysayers or gatekeepers and have a sort of tunnel vision that leads towards their goals".

Robert spoke to FV Music Blog this week about the people who…

Indie Buddie review

"Tropical synths shimmer around ethereal soundscapes and danceable beats to create a laid back radio ready track. O'Connor's vocals exude a velvety tone while a soft tender melody bubbles in the backdrop".

Indie Buddie have given "Over (Before It's Begun)"…

Your Music Experience interview

"I like to work alone when writing my lyrics - I don't think there should be a committee involved when you're songwriting".

Read Your Music Experience's 'In Conversation with Robert O'Connor' in full on their website.

Robert's new single…

We Write About Music review

"A chilled Ibiza poolside vibe with an infectious pop melody. If you're looking to hang by the pool, drive with the top down, or just relax with a highly catchy new song, this is 100% the one for you".

"Over…

About the Noise interview

"For once I've put something out to the universe and it actually came back".

About the Noise is a slick new blog on the block, and Robert has given an in-depth interview with the publication.

Read it in full on…

That Blogger Music review

"You can tell instantly 'Over (Before It's Begun' has been put together with so much care and attention to detail, for me this really is the perfect summer anthem".

That Blogger Music has given "Over (Before It's Begun)" a solid…

That Buzzing Sound article

The "Over (Before It's Begun)" music video features today on That Buzzing Sound.

The track has also been added to their 'Daily Turntable' playlist on Spotify, alongside great new tracks by Dan + Shay, Maluma, Taylor Swift, and many…

Talk About Pop Music article

"Over (Before It's Begun)" is featured on the brilliant Talk About Pop Music website today! Check out the article in full at their website.

The track has also been added to the site's 'Fresh' playlist on Spotify, which is…

The Music Reviewer review

"If you are still yet to find your summer song of 2020 or just need a song to chill to on a summer evening then look no further than Over (Before It's Begun)".

The Music Reviewer has posted a glowing…

Essentially Pop review

"With a tropical RnB vive crossed with pop sensibilities, it's a very catchy tune, and will definitely have you heading for the replay button".

Essentially Pop, a music blog that has been massively supportive of Robert's musical output since 2018…

AnR Factory review

Reviews continue to surface for "Over (Before It's Begun)", and they are glowing! Here's what AnR Factory said about the track:

"Robert O’Connor’s ”Over (Before It's Begun)” is a fab track with great vocals and an earthy beat that is…

RGM review

RGM magazine, which recently interviewed Robert, has reviewed "Over (Before It's Begun). Here's what they said about the track:

"While the music portrays a happy beach feeling of sun, sea and dancing, the lyrics are deep and sing about a…

The Other Side review

The first review for "Over (Before It's Begun)" is out now courtesy music blog The Other Side Reviews. Here's what they said about the track:

"Robert O’Connor teams up with Skynem GT for the sad summer banger Over (Before It’s…

RGM interview

Robert recently gave an incredibly candid interview to RGM magazine, talking openly about the Irish music scene, how he stands out in a crowded music industry, his relationship with frequent collaborator Skynem GT, and much more!

Read the full interview

deMars Radio interview



Robert appeared on deMars Radio last week chatting to host Kozak deMars about his experiences in the music industry — from executing a successful DIY PR campaign to redistributing his back catalogue independently.

Check out the full chat above via…

Antonia K Moore podcast



Robert recently featured on music business strategist Antonia K Moore's podcast — and you can see the video in full now on YouTube above.

The pair covered many topics relevant to independent artists — PR, distribution, radio play, as well…

Dublin Daoine interview



Dublin Daoine has re-launched with a new format fit for isolation and Robert was the first guest on the preview episode!

He caught up with Larry Skynt on the process of re-issuing his back catalogue independently, as well as creating…

Essentially Pop article

UK music blog Essentially Pop has featured "Older '20" with some positive feedback!

"Over the past 18 months, Robert has released an impressive amount of singles, making quite a name for himself on the local music scene. In 2019, he…