Ags Connolly

Ags Connolly

Ags Connolly

Singer-Songwriter

Ags Connolly is a name that resonates with the soulful twang of traditional country music. Hailing from Oxfordshire, England, Ags has carved out a niche as one of the UK’s most authentic country singer-songwriters. His journey into the heart of country began with his debut album “How About Now” in 2014, which immediately caught the attention of both fans and critics. The album’s genuine country sound was celebrated by Saving Country Music, a US review site, which praised Ags for carrying the “country music holy ghost”. His music transcends borders, appealing to audiences in the US, Canada, and beyond, earning him the title of “an English Willie Nelson” by Country Music People magazine.

Ags’ discography is a testament to his dedication to the traditional roots of country music. Following his acclaimed debut, he released three more albums, each met with high praise and named Album Of The Month by Country Music People magazine. His third album, “Wrong Again,” was crowned Album Of The Year at the 2020 UK Country Music Awards. In 2023, Ags released “Siempre,” an album that blends Texas border sounds with Tejano music and barroom waltzes, showcasing his honky-tonk and singer-songwriter roots. Described as a Texas music album by Ags himself, “Siempre” is a celebration of the various forms of Texas-style country, his favorite genre.

Beyond the studio, Ags Connolly is a stalwart on the touring and festival circuit across the UK, Ireland, and Europe. He has shared stages with country icons like Rosanne Cash, Dale Watson, and Jim Lauderdale, and has opened for modern stars such as Charley Crockett. His commitment to traditional country music stands out in an era where pop and rock versions of the genre are gaining popularity. Ags continues to defend the genre’s traditional roots, earning accolades from industry greats and fans alike. His music is not just British-style country; it’s country-style country music, as Saving Country Music aptly put it.

Upcoming Events
July 2024
The Fiddler's Elbow, London
Independence Day Celebration: An Evening of Alternative Country Americana Music Get ready for an unforgettable musical celebration on the 4th of July, 2024, as the iconic Fiddler's Elbow in Camden hosts an incredible lineup of…
Thu, 04 Jul,  07:30 PM - 10:30 PM
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Rockin' The Country 2024
Sovereign Quarter Horses, Cambridgeshire
The Fenland-based country music festival is back for its second year of wild west family fun! Rockin’ the Country is the UK’s only country music festival to bring country music together with western riding and…
Sat, 06 Jul,  09:00 AM - 11:00 PM