Whisky In The Jar
Whiskey in the Jar have been entertaining audiences across the UK and Ireland since 1989, and still perform at their peak today with their energy and professionalism. longest running Irish folk band.
The present line up includes father and daughter Phil (guitar and songs) and Samantha (fiddle, whistle, bodhran, guitar and songs) and the line up is completed by Steve (mandolin and banjo) and Sean (accordion).
The bands repertoire includes all the great Irish folk songs and ballads as well as a few jigs, reels and polkas, and it all makes for an evening of top quality entertainment from the North’s longest running Irish folk band.
The band perform around 40-50 annually for both private and corporate events as well as weddings and wakes.
Typical set list 2 x 60 minutes
1 All for mi Grog 1 Bucket of Mountain Dew / The Irish Rover
2 Black Velvet Band 2 Fields of Athenry
3 Courting in the Kitchen 3 Johnson’s Motor Car
4 Dicey Riley 4 Set of Jigs
5 Set of Polkas 5 On the One Road
6 An old man came courting 6 Wagon Wheel
7 Gypsy Rover 7 Leaving of Liverpool
8 Dirty Old Town 8 God Save Ireland
9 Set of Reels 9 Set of Polkas
10 Dublin’s Fair City 10 Whiskey in the Jar
11 Paddy works on the Railway 11 Wild Rover
12 Galway Girl 12 The Rattlin’ Bog
13 Hills of Connemara 13 I’ll tell mi Ma into Mason’s Apron
14 Danny Boy
Warner Hotels, Urquhart Travel, Britannia Hotels, Batley Irish Club, Greystones Sheffield, Chorley Theatre, Manchester Irish Centre, Leeds Irish Centre, Sheffield Cathedral, Sheffield Merlin Theatre, Manchester Irish Festival, Pavillion Gardens Buxton.