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Niall Toner Band Niall Toner Band
Niall Toner hails originally from Harold’s Cross in Dublin, and re-located to Myshall, County Carlow, in 2001, where he got together with Clem O’Brien and Dick Gladney, and formed the NTB.Niall is widely regarded as one of Ireland’s leading experts on Bluegrass and American Co...

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Rough Deal String Band Rough Deal String Band
The Rough Deal String Band play music inspired by many sources, tunes gleaned from the old and the new. Everything they play comes from a passion for and love of Old-Time music. Bill Whelan plays five-string banjo in the band. For more years than he cares to remember, Bill played upright bass wit...

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Broken String Band Broken String Band
The Broken String Band plays traditional, raw acoustic Appalachian mountain music at its foot tappin’ best.This dynamic band features Geordie McAdam who has teamed up with his old friend Michael Ash. Both are former members of The Black Mountain String Band. They play Old-Time music with r...

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Northern Exposure Northern Exposure
Northern Exposure hails from Lurgan, County Armagh. They comprise of two brothers, Pete and Patsy Toman and Pete’s son, Jonathan.The band has been around the Bluegrass scene for the past 12 years and during this time has taken part in most of the Bluegrass festivals in Ireland.Patsy&rsquo...

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Knotty Pine String Band Knotty Pine String Band
The Knotty Pine String Band continues to bring their eclectic mix of music to a wide Bluegrass audience with their mixture of traditional and contemporary material. In 1994, when the newly formed Knotty Pine String Band first appeared at the Bluegrass Festival in the Ulster American Folk Park, ...

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Eilidh Patterson Eilidh Patterson
Eilidh (pronounced I-Lee) is the latest talented singer/ songwriter to emerge from Derry.Following the success of her first E.P. Still Learning, Eilidh’s debut album arrives just in time for the 18th Appalachian and Bluegrass Music Festival. Influenced by fireside folk sessions with her fa...

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Eileen Carson Eileen Carson
Describing herself as coming from parents who were “upwardly mobile hillbillies”, Eileen Carson Schatz has dedicated her life to preserving and promoting the folk-art traditions of clogging and percussive dance.As the director of the Footworks Percussive Dance Ensemble since 1979, her...

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