Thu, Jul 20|
Reno Public Market
Marty O'Reilly | An Artown Event
Marty O'Reilly is joining us on the Faye's stage for a truly unforgettable night.
Time & Location
Jul 20, 2023, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Reno Public Market, 299 E Plumb Ln, Reno, NV 89502, USA
About the Event
Prepare to be captivated as we welcome Marty O'Reilly under the neon! Attempting to describe Marty's music is a challenge—an endeavor akin to recounting a vivid dream upon awakening. The details may slip away, but the lingering feeling remains. Marty confesses, "I started playing music as medicine for myself to feel good and process some melancholy. Over time, I realized that if music makes me feel good, it can also bring joy to the people who become a part of it. It connects us, resonating on the same wavelength."
His songs possess a bluesy essence without being confined to blues, a folk-inspired soul that transcends traditional folk, and soul-stirring melodies that defy categorization. With a voice that is beautiful and uniquely his own, Marty intertwines stark yet lush lyrics with gritty electrified guitar, creating genre-defying music that resides within the boundless realm of Americana.
Prepare to embark on an extraordinary musical journey, where boundaries blur and emotions intertwine. Marty O'Reilly's performance is an invitation to experience music as both an escape and a connection—a true testament to its transformative power.