From the age of seventeen he has been playing in rock bands including Bushwackers, Fruitcake and the successful folk/rock band Red Gum.1981 he bought a one-way ticket to Ireland where he joined Stockton's Wing, playing bass guitar and didgeridoo. Since then he has been very active performing and recording with Dermot Byrne, Sharon Shannon, Altan, Martin Hayes, Mary Black, Sliabh Notes and many others.
He married to Sinéad O'Connor in 2010.
Steve Cooney Discography Tracks
- 6 Vocals
- 71 Instruments & Performance
- 13 Writing & Arrangement
- 11 Production
- 10 Technical