A poet turned musician - or, perhaps, the opposite, Christian Wethered is a delicate, slow-burning artist who explores life through his lens, with subtle songwriting and poetic lyrics.' - James Hendicott (Goldenplec, NME, Dublin Live) ... Christian Wethered [pron. wether-red’] is a poet, spoken word artist and songwriter based in Dublin. His debut album, ‘Mon Petit Jardin’, featured in the Top 30 Folk Albums 2021 by Hotpress. His music was played on RTE1, Midlands103 and TodayFM, and he also released two music videos on the Hot Press Youtube channel. He has most recently played at Hot Press' Y&E, The Ruby Sessions, Electric Picnic, Ireland Music Week and First Fortnight. Recent exposure saw him play a headline gig through Selective Memory, while also supporting Hayden Thorpe of Wild Beasts. In October 2022 the video for his single 'La Madeleine' won 'Best Music Video' at the Dublin International Short Film and Music Festival. Wethered also currently sings in the Discovery Gospel Choir, and performs poetry and spoken word across Ireland. His debut poetry book, was co-winner of the Melita Hume Prize in 2021 and is due in 2023.