Live in Session: Ballyhaunis native U.M.A.N.

Brian Flanagan is a soul musician and songwriter from Ballyhaunis. He’s previously worked with blues legend Eric Bibb, among many others.

Last year he started releasing music under a new name – U.M.A.N.

He came into the studio ahead of his performance at Claremorris Folk Festival and sang four songs, and talked to host Sandra Donnellan about the inspiration behind his music.