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Orla Gartland

About

Orla Joan Gartland (born 3 February 1995) is an Irish singer-songwriter and guitarist from Dublin who gained popularity from posting cover songs on her YouTube account. As of December 2021, her YouTube channel has received over 271k subscribers, and 24.3 million total views.Gartland describes her music as folk pop, most heavily influenced by Joni Mitchell, Regina Spektor, and Imogen Heap. She frequently refers to herself as a "music makin' ginger nutcase".In August 2011 Gartland released her first EP Laughing at My Own Jokes. The album artwork was done by a fan who won a contest. In 2012, she released her debut single, "Devil on My Shoulder", which entered the singer-songwriter iTunes charts in Ireland. On 11 November 2013, Gartland released her second EP, Roots. On 24 November, the Irish Mirror featured Gartland in a full-page article and stated that on iTunes, the EP had topped the main Irish albums chart while hitting number 15 on the main UK albums chart and number two on the US singer-songwriter albums chart.Gartland's third EP, Lonely People, was released on 18 January 2015, while her fourth EP, Why Am I Like This?, was released on 24 May 2019. Her fifth EP, Freckle Season, was released on 21 February 2020 and features previous singles "Did It to Myself", "Figure It Out", and "Heavy". Her debut album, Woman on the Internet, was released on 20 August 2021.

Articles

July 28, 2022

Orla Gartland on viral ‘Heartstopper’ sync: “It was a match made in heaven”

Gartland’s track ‘Why Am I Like This?’ was used in the Netflix series The post Orla Gartland on viral ‘Heartstopper’ sync: “It was a match made in heaven” appeared first on NME.

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June 3, 2022

How ‘Heartstopper’ Helped Orla Gartland Score a Hit With a Three-Year Old Song

The Irish singer's 2019 single “Why Am I Like This?” was featured in Netflix's adaptation of the queer, coming-of-age webcomic.

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October 18, 2021

Orla Gartland appeals for the return of her stolen gear following London show

Fender guitars, pedal boards and a Sony camera are just a few of the missing items, stolen from Gartland's tour van The post Orla Gartland appeals for the return of her stolen gear following London show appeared first on NME.

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March 2, 2021

Line-up announced for NME’s Girls To The Front International Women’s Day online show

Tune in to see Blu DeTiger, Olivia Dean, Orla Gartland and Miss Grit The post Line-up announced for NME’s Girls To The Front International Women’s Day online show appeared first on NME | Music, Film, TV, Gaming & Pop Culture News.

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Discs

Woman on the Internet (Anniversary Edition)

September 7, 2022

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Fall In Love With A Girl (feat. Orla Gartland)

June 10, 2022

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Madison (orla & friends version)

December 1, 2021

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Woman on the Internet

August 20, 2021

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You're Not Special, Babe

July 7, 2021

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Do You Mind?

June 9, 2021

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Zombie!

April 13, 2021

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More Like You (Piano Version)

March 25, 2021

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More Like You

January 13, 2021

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Pretending

October 16, 2020

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Figure It Out (Acoustic)

June 26, 2020

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Freckle Season

February 21, 2020

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Heavy

January 15, 2020

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Figure it Out

November 1, 2019

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Did It To Myself

September 6, 2019

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Why Am I Like This? - EP

May 24, 2019

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Flatline

April 5, 2019

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Why Am I Like This?

February 8, 2019

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Between My Teeth

November 2, 2018

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I Go Crazy

July 27, 2018

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I Go Crazy - Acoustic

July 27, 2018

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Shapeshifting

June 20, 2016

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Lonely People

January 18, 2015

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