Rory has been playing drums and performing live regularly since his teens. He studied at Newpark Music Centre where he received a certificate in Professional Music Training.
In 1998, Rory joined The Walls with brothers Joe and Steve Wall, and to date he’s recorded three studio albums with the band. He’s performed on some of the world’s biggest stages, including Croke Park, Slane Castle and many large festivals, playing on the same bill as U2, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Crowded House and Bob Dylan.
His TV performances include the Late Show with David Letterman, performing with Bell X1. Rory has also gained vast live and recording experience playing with Fionn Regan, Bronagh Gallagher, Thomas Walsh (Pugwash,) Neil Hannon, Duncan Maitland, and Lisa Hannigan, and he currently plays drums for both The Walls and Bell X1.