There was a time three to four years ago when I thought Wallis Bird was going to huge. Amy Winehouse huge. Whilst I was clearly wrong Wallis has been moderately successful, especially in her native Ireland. Although she is still not considered a household name and barely registers in terms of modern pop culture she is never-the-less highly regarded. Unfortunately critical acclaim has yet to manifest itself in the form of commercial success. This is both a shame and an injustice. Wallis for many, to date at any rate, remains a bit of an enigma. She's a great writer, an enthusiastic performer and a powerful, soulful singer who has her own style, yet she remains on the periphery.
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