Footstompin’ live Irish, Celtic and American music. Devon based band playing traditional songs and tunes in an upbeat contemporary style. Footstomping Irish jigs and reels, rollicking border bagpipe tunes, haunting slow airs, banjos and fiddles twisting and turning to weave intricate melodies…..Recently featured on BBC1, Paddy’s Whiskers play at festivals, gigs, pubs, ceilidhs, barn dances, weddings and parties across Devon, Cornwall, Somerset and the South West.
If you like your folk music with a slightly harder edge…a bit faster…more street wise..then Paddy’s Whiskers are the band you are looking for. Inspired by The Pogues, The Clash, The Chieftans, Altan, Dervish…..formed after years of travelling and playing street music…The Whiskers bring good vibe to any gig, party, festival, barn dance or ceilidh….