Tanoki - File New


Tanoki Album Cover.jpg

BIO: (Work in Progress, Needs a full re-write)

Tanoki is the pseudonym of Kilkenny visual artist and producer Paul Mahon. 


Previously releasing music and visual projects under the Geppetto title, and having taken part in various festivals around Ireland, Paul has been steeped in the Music scene of ireland for many years. 


weaves the line between Electro, Trip Hop and Cinematic elements and Funk.


With a rich history of visual collaboration and video edit work for the likes of likes of Linkin Park, Walking on Cars, Bantum, Loah, RSAG, GodKnows, and Jerry Fish and much more… Musical inspiration was never too far and with a worldwide pandemic and time to knuckle down the debut album “File New” emerged.  


Video games. Technology etc

Music Videos / Visuals

Tanoki - Loading


Stafford Kelly

Turlough Kelly

Shot & Edited : Paul Mahon

Tanoki - Let Go

A different view​

Location : Kilkenny City / Waterford

Shot & Edited : Paul Mahon

Tanoki - Towers Will Fall

Featuring Thomastown Village, River Nore, Jerpoint Abbey

Shot & Edited : Paul Mahon

Tanoki - It Has Begun (work in progress)

Video will be a lyric visual built in a 3D city scape environment mounted onto of a MircoChip is a

Featuring 3D model elements taken from David O'Reilly's groundbreaking game 'Everything'

Tanoki - Silence (work in progress)

3D animation visual

All the rest of the videos are still at the ideas stage and will begin production within the coming weeks and months.

Merch / Prizes

Because there will be no pyhicial sales of the album, I'm thinking of seeing some Merch with the album cover on it as well as using these items as prizes for gives-a-ways when people share the Album on Social platforms like FB and Instagram.

Social Content / Adverts

Below are Screenshots of sponsored adverts that will run on Instagram Stories (Maybe TicTok)

There will also be a series of videos of a Behind the Scenes photoshoot for Zoe Carols new collection that will feature clips from the song "This Place We're In" as well as Farah Elle as the model. These will all go out in sections on mine own, Zoe's and Photographers Madeline Mulqueens Socials. 


Paul Mahon : Guitar / Bass / Synth / Keys / Produced / Mixed / Recorded / Programming / Arranged.

Farah Elle : Lyrics / Vocals / Keys
Colm O'Caoimh : Acoustic Guitar / Keys / Violin. 

Tay Edwards : Rap / Lyrics 


Additional Mixing :

Daithí O Dronaí (Towers Will Fall)

Gunsal H. Moreno (This Place We’re In, It has Begun, Ghost in the Machine, About)


Mastering :

Darragh Nolan


Thanks to:

Daithí O Dronaí, Gunsal H. Moreno, Leo Pearson, Marc Fernandez ,  Sean Corcoran, Ruairi Lynch, Darragh Nolan, John Doran, Zoe & Zelda Mahon Wong,