Some interesting facts about The Stunning:
* Lead singer Steve Wall is also an actor. He has appeared in shows such as Vikings, Silent Witness (BBC), Rebellion (RTE/Sundance); Crossing Lines (Netflix) and Moone Boy. He recently completed his first lead role in a feature, playing the legendary jazz musician Chet Baker in a movie about his last days in Amsterdam. It’s due for release in 2018.
* The Stunning have sold over 100,000 albums in Ireland alone, with two number ones. Their debut spent 5 weeks at number one.
* Bass player Joe Wall teaches in BIMM Music College, Dublin where they treat him like a rock star.
* Trumpet & keyboard player Jim Higgins is also an in-demand bodhrán player and percussionist, currently touring with folk-legend Christy Moore. Jim is the only member of the band actually from Galway.
* Guitarist Derek Murray gets up at 5am to meditate and works as a sound engineer with Tommy
Tiernan, one of Irelands finest comedians. Tommy says Derek has a calming effect on him.
* Cormac Dunne qualified as an archaeologist, but swapped the trowel for sticks and is now one of the most in-demand session drummers in the west of Ireland.