Kevin Brady grew up in a family where music and music appreciation was a high priority. He has established himself as One of the most in demand musicians in Europe. His music has been critically acclaimed in Downbeat, The Irish Times, The Chicago Reader, Jazzwise, The Sydney Morning Herald, All About Jazz, Jazz Podium.
Kevin has researched and studied many different ethnic drumming styles and this has led to extensive study periods in Havana, Cuba with World renowned percussionists Jose Eladio Amat & Luis Papine and more recently in Salvador, Brazil. Kevin has performed with International artists such as: Lage Lund (Guitar), Jason Rebello (Piano), Peter Bernstein (Guitar), Seamus Blake (Sax) Norma Winstone (Vocals) Pee Wee Ellis (Sax) Bill Carrothers (Piano) Larry Coryell (Guitar) Perico Sambeat (Sax) Ronnie Cuber (Sax) Bobby Watson (Sax).He has also supported and performed on double-bill concerts with acts such as: Kurt Elling, Herbie Hancocks Headhunters, Andrew Hill, Swedish piano trio EST, Norwegian Composer Bugge Wesseltoft & Soul legend Gil-Scott Heron.
Kevin is Head of the Jazz Dept at the Newpark Academy of Music in Dublin and he also lectures at The Dublin City University on the BA Degree in Jazz Performance. Kevin is a recording artist with London Record Label - Ubuntu Music, His latest album entitled PLAN B is now available