Hudson Taylor

Irish brothers Harry and Alfie Hudson Taylor released their debut album Singing for Strangers in 2015 and since then have built a considerable following in their native Eire.  Riding the wave of growing popularity, Hudson Taylor are poised and ready for an international breakout with an upcoming US tour and the release of their EP Feel it Again, out March 23.

city guide:
Dublin, IE
food
Umi Falafel
"Simple and fresh Middle Eastern food. Love this place. It's affordable lunch or dinner food that you can either get to go or eat in. They have pita breads or wraps which they fill with amazing fresh ingridients. The whole menu is Vegetarian. They have a few restaurants around town but the best and most easily accessible one is on Dame street. So so tasty."  —  Hudson Taylor
13 Dame St, Dublin 2, Ireland
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Grogans Castle Lounge
"This is a proper old man's pub right in the heart of the mainly pedestrianized area of Dublin's city center. It's hard to definitively say which pub in Ireland let alone Dublin makes the best pint of Guinness but Grogans is definitely in our top 3. Drink order is of course a pint of the black stuff."  —  Hudson Taylor
15 William St S, Dublin 2, D02 H336, Ireland
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coffee
Bear Market Coffee
"This isn't in the city center. It's in the suburbs. You can take the DART (public train) only 20 mins out here. We love to get a coffee in Bear and then go and sit by the sea. When people visit Dublin the often forget how close it is to the sea!"  —  Hudson Taylor
19 Main Street,Blackrock,Co Dublin.
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Dun Laoghaire Pier
"Again, away from the city centre, taking the train takes you away into more open parts of the city. We love to walk Dun Laoghaire pier. It's a very impressive pier that was built in 1821. It's lovely to walk along either the East or the West pier. If you choose the East pier there's an Icecream shop called Teddy's at the end of it. Nice way to spend a crisp, sunny afternoon."  —  Hudson Taylor
Dun Laoghaire Pier, East Pier, Glasthule, County Dublin, Ireland
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venue
Whelan’s
"Whelans on Camden Street has great music most nights of the week."  —  Hudson Taylor
25 Wexford St, Dublin 2, D02 H527, Ireland
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Arthur’s Pub
"Arthur's pub on Thomas street (near the Guinness Storehouse) has a fantastic blues/jazz night on every Sunday."  —  Hudson Taylor
28 Thomas St, Ushers, Dublin 8, Ireland
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Walsh’s Stoneybatter
"Walsh's in Stoneybatter has a folk session every Monday."  —  Hudson Taylor
6-7 Stoneybatter, Arran Quay, Dublin 7, Ireland
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Ukiyo Bar
Japanese/Korean-based spot offering shoji screens and karaoke booths with playlist of 40,000 songs.
9 Exchequer St, Dublin 2, D02 P998, Ireland
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George’s Street Arcade
George's Street Arcade is a shopping centre on South Great George's Street in Dublin. It is a Victorian style red-bricked indoor market of stalls and stores.
George's Street Arcade, Dublin 2, Ireland
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Wicklow Mountains
"1 hour drive or bus journey away is the Wicklow Mountains. There are some absolutely stunning walks/hikes and interesting tours to be done in Glendalough particularly. Loads of great views and some proper fresh Irish air to be taken in."  —  Hudson Taylor
Wicklow Mountains National Park, Laragh, County Wicklow, Ireland
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Guiness Storehouse
"Go to the Guinness Storehouse in the morning to learn how they make it. You get a Pint at the end of the tour and get to see Dublin from a 360 degree viewing platform."  —  Hudson Taylor
St James's Terrace, Ushers, Dublin 8, Ireland
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