“Silhouette” by Foot Squeaker is an emotionally charged journey through the aftermath of a traumatic event. Diarmuid Comerford, the creative force behind the song, poignantly describes it as a struggle not to become a mere shadow of oneself. The lyrics convey the importance of finding solace and strength through the love and support of a significant other.
Recorded in Diarmuid’s own studio and expertly mixed by Daniel Fox of Gilla Band, with mastering by Darragh Nolan, aka Astakalapa, the production values of “Silhouette” are top-notch. The result is a track that not only resonates emotionally but also boasts a polished sonic quality. Foot Squeaker’s signature alternative rock sound comes to full fruition in “Silhouette.” The chorus, which has already ignited sing-alongs at live shows, carries a powerful message that speaks to the hearts of listeners. The song provides a sanctuary for those seeking solace and hope in the wake of adversity.
The track has garnered well-deserved recognition, earning a coveted spot on Spotify’s Alternative Ireland Playlist. Its reach extends far beyond, gracing the airwaves of Amazing Radio in both the UK and the US, as well as earning airplay on the Top Of The Morning Show in New Zealand and various shows throughout Ireland. As Foot Squeaker prepares to embark on a tour across Ireland in support of this single, fans can anticipate a live experience that promises to be nothing short of electric. With plans to hit the studio for new material in November, the future looks bright for this talented trio.
Foot Squeaker, comprised of Diarmuid Comerford, Mike Lynch, and Richard Deering, has crafted a musical narrative in “Silhouette” that is both raw and uplifting, a testament to the resilience of the human spirit in the face of adversity.