Past Artists (2013 and later)

Caladh Nua

Caladh Nua (Ireland) - The ensemble comprises of five qualified musicians from three beautiful regions in Ireland, counties Carlow, Waterford and Kilkenny.

De Danann

De Danann (Ireland) Legendary group, once described as 'the Rolling Stones of Irish Traditional Music'

Four Men & a Dog

Four Men & a Dog (Ireland) - Four Men & a Dog made a name for themselves with their eclectic and vivacious blend of traditional Irish music with a wide spectrum of other genres, including Southern rock, jazz, bluegrass, polka, country swing, and even salsa.


2duos (Germany, Scotland) A collaboration between members of Cara and Old Blind Dogs bands.

Baka Beyond

Baka Beyond ( Africa, UK, France ) They are musicians from 6 countries in the Celtic fringes of Europe and the West coast of Africa join together to play the most original live world fusion sound around.


Kíla (Ireland) - Kíla, playing a fusion of Irish and World Music, Profile, history, discography, tour dates, and merchandise

Socks in the Frying Pan

Socks in the Frying Pan (Ireland) — This young trad trio from Country Clare blend Irish traditional melodies with and innovative rhythmic and melodic garnish.


RUNA (US, Canada, Ireland) — "Innovative and Multi-Award Winning Celtic Roots Music"


SLIDE (Ireland) The Irish Times calls SLIDE “traditional musicians with attitude" and credits the group with “bringing drawing room grandeur and high spirits together” with it’s diverse songs, which range from soulful and sorrowful to contagiously energetic.


Girsa (USA) - Girsa is an exciting all star ensemble of young ladies who create powerful and spirited Irish traditional music, song, and dance.


Goitse (Ireland) - A five member Irish Trad band which specialises in their unique rythmic arrangements of well known tunes and own compositions.

Ruaile Buaile

Ruaile Buaile (Ireland) A young Irish based four piece modern day Trad / Pop / Folk group from Offaly in the heart of Ireland.


FullSet (Ireland) - The finest in traditional Irish Music. [Winners of the 2011 RTE/RAAP Breakthrough Bursary Award]