Villagers are an Irish band fronted by Conor J. O'Brien. Really, it seems to consist mainly of Conor alone.
They have performed at several music festivals and toured with Tracy Chapman, Bell X1, Tindersticks and Elbow. They have one EP, titledHollow Kind (2009). Their debut album Becoming a Jackal was released in 2010 and was shortlisted for both the Mercury Prize and the Choice Music Prize.