Simon Carmody is the lead singer of Irish rock, punk and psychedelic band The Golden Horde (1982 – 1994). He releases two solo EP’s in 1999: “Smile Baby Smile” and “Dark Girl”.
A regular at Gavin’s Blue Jaysus club, Simon co-produced Aidan Walsh’s LP “A Life Story Of My Life” with him in 1987. Walsh is an Irish character who owned a studio in Dublin’s Temple Bar and gained notoriety in the mid-80s.
That same year Gavin and Simon also recorded a cover version of the Rolling Stones “You Can’t Always Get What You Want” which was released as a single and a 12″.