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28 AUGUST 2017 (TORONTO, ON) – Irish band Picture This release their awaited self-titled and full-length debut album, Picture This via Republic Records/Universal Music Canada, the country’s leading music company. The album was produced alongside GRAMMY® Award-nominated producer Jacquire King (Kings of Leon, Of Monsters & Men) and is now available in stores and at all digital retailers. Listen or download the album here.

Introducing the record to audiences everywhere, the band makes its North American television debut on NBC’s The Today Show September 13 where they’ll perform “Take My Hand”. After their sold out east and west coast stateside debut in March, the boys launch their first North American headline tour this September, including a stop at Toronto’s Velvet Underground September 14. Tickets are on sale now, you can find the full itinerary on the band’s website here.


Hailing from Ireland, Picture This is a duo consisting of drummer Jimmy Rainsford and vocalist/ guitarist Ryan Hennessy.  The two met in October 2015 and became fast friends, quickly recording and playing together as Picture This. An iPhone video of their breakout single “Take My Hand” would go viral and introduce the group to the world. Elegantly blending pop, folk, rock, and vibrantly vivid lyricism, their self-titled Picture This EP arrived in 2016. It went #1 in Ireland reaching Gold certification in the country, and “Take My Hand” cumulatively amassed over 2 million Spotify streams and 2 million YouTube views. Building an international fan base, they sold 50,000 tickets in the UK and Ireland, packing shows everywhere while “You and I” and “Let’s Be Young” further amplified their success. Last year the band received the 2016 Music Act of the Year by, 2016 Best Music Act of the Year by, and named 1 of 3 Irish Acts destine to break in 2017 by Red Bull Ireland. March 2017 the duo received the coveted “Song of The Year” award for “Take My Hand” at the Choice Music Prize in Ireland.

Picture This Tracklisting:

1)     Take My Hand

2)     Dream

3)     You & I

4)     Addicted To You

5)     Everything I Need

6)     Jane

7)     Never Change

8)     Carry On

9)     Smell Like Him

10)   Let’s Be Young

11)   95

12)   Difference

13)   Saviour


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