Hot Press Magazine

What Good Does It Do?

"One of Northern Ireland's most exciting bands to emerge in recent times, No Oil Paintings, have dropped the country-laced new track 'What Good Does It Do'."

The Last Mixed Tape

Q&A with Chris Kelly

"I hope the listener finds something relatable in the lyrics that can provide a comfort if they struggle with something similar"

Behind The Music With RTE

We answer the BIG questions

"The song is a personal admission of the futility of one's own anger and frustration"

The Thin Air Premier

Our latest single What Good Does It Do?

"Acclaimed Belfast Americana/alt-folk act quartet No Oil Paintings have returned strongest single to date"

New Single!

'What Good Does It Do?'

Today we've released the first single of our upcoming debut album 'Rain Season'


Click below to have a listen!



New photoshoot today with David Moody at Belvoir park. Despite the looks on our faces, we had a great time!

Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival (Out To Lunch):


Watch No Oil Paintings perform a 50 minute set for Out To Lunch festival

Belfast Music Christmas:


Listen to No Oil Paintings cover White Winter Hymnal by Fleet Foxes alongside the Open House Festival Choir and Winter Trees by The Staves