Andrew, Jules and Blake (from Paddy's Whiskers) together with long term friend and musical collaborator Sorrel, were lucky enough to be invited to play a ceilidh for an amazing group of people in the mountains of Southern Spain on Boxing Day 2017....we had a great team of callers for the day - thanks to Bates, [...]
A couple of weeks ago we played for James and Katherine, at The Barn in South Milton, Devon. It was a beautiful evening - above is a photo from their stunning first dance. James left us some lovely feedback on Facebook: "Thank you so much guys. We had such an amazing night and all our [...]
Lovely feedback from a recent wedding gig we played for Emily and Jason: "Hi Andrew Just to say a huge huge thank you for playing at our wedding, you were a HUGE hit!! The evening was brilliant and we loved the music." Thank you both for asking us to be part of your wedding celebration.
So...our New Year's Eve Hootenanny gig at The Boathouse, Paignton sold out months in advance. We had a great crowd of friends and fans old and new, to celebrate the start of 2017...and we are booked for NYE 2018...it's not too early to reserve tickets! We've had a scattering of ceilidhs and barn dances over [...]
We had a fantastic time playing music and running fiddle and whistle workshops at Off Grid Festival 2016 and at DadFest. We'll be back at both in 2017. Meanwhile we are delighted that Off Grid chose to use Paddy's Whiskers music (and some footage from our festival ceilidh) in their new promo film:
A couple of weeks ago Paddy's Whiskers were lucky enough to be asked to play for Tom and Erica's wedding celebration at The Mill End Hotel near Chagford. In the afternoon, Andrew and Jules played a selection of acoustic music for the wedding ceremony and reception in the beautiful gardens. We have some great tunes [...]
A lovely card from Helen and Will arrived whilst we were in Ireland this summer. Paddy's Whiskers played a wedding ceilidh for them back at the end of May at Dartington Hall, Devon. Makes it all worth while!
Big news, Paddy's Whiskers are going to be playing a massive public ceilidh - barn dance at Occombe Farm, Paignton, Devon on 4th July 2015. More details to follow. Meanwhile check out our website dedicated to our own brand of upbeat foot stomping barn dances and ceilidhs in Devon, Cornwall and Somerset.
We had a totally brilliant time playing to a great crowd at The Snooty Fox, St. Marychurch St. Patrick's Party on Saturday. Packed pub...Guinness and Whisky flowing..... Here's a tiny clip of video - Galway Girl, from the start of the night: Later the ceilidh dancing kicked off, with Ali our caller showing everybody the [...]
"Huge thanks to the awesome Paddys Whiskers who rocked the boathouse again yesterday! Fantastic atmosphere!" Thanks to everybody who came along to our gig on Sunday - we played a lot of new material - and had a blast. What a fantastic crowd!