Declan Carruthers is a songwriter and singer from a small village on the outskirts of Dublin.  His songs are emotionally driven, he sets out to capture feelings of Love Life and Loss.He has been described as being a poetic and heartfelt writer with strong influences from songwriters and artists of the Folk tradition.

A recent graduate of The Ballyfermot Rock School,Declan has been very active on the local music scene, he is also a recent winner of the annual SCC Songwriting competition.

Clancy Brothers  Songwriters Competition

“I’m delighted to have come runner up in the Clancy Brothers songwriters competition
I met great musicians and enjoyed fantastic music” – Thanks to all involved.

Hot Press

“Declan Carruthers unleashes his Fallen Walls album in March – and a fine acoustic folk pop 10-tracker it is too! Christy Moore and Damien Dempsey are handy markers, but the Sky Full Of Crows man is plowing his own rootsy furrow”

Debut Album

Available on iTunes

Declan Carruthers Album