Traditional Irish folk group

The House Devils

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Traditional Irish folk group
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Four-piece playing and singing Irish traditional music, Bluegrass. Vocals, guitar, flute, harmonica, uilleann pipes, banjo, bodhran.

WHO ARE THE HOUSE DEVILS? MAT WALKLATE Mat Walklate is an accomplished harmonica and flute player who is as much at home playing Irish traditional music as he is the blues. (He won the British Blues Harmonica Championship when he was only twenty-one). As well as being a master of the harmonica, Mat is also a fine singer and uilleann piper. MATT FAHEY Matt Fahey is a superb singer, one of the best interpreters of traditional song on these shores and a skilled, dynamic guitar player, equally adept at accompanying vocals and instrumental music. JONNY HULME Jonny is one of the best bluegrass banjo players this country has ever produced and he's also a dab hand at playing Irish traditional music as well. His spirited, soulful picking gives a great lift to the music. LASZLO PALKO Laszlo is a brilliant percussionist , equally adept on bodhran, cajon, congas and a host of other instruments. Drawing on a huge range of influences, from Irish traditional music to Brazilian Samba, he conveys an irresistible drive and energy to everything he plays on!

Performance details
We can perform outdoors
We have vehicles we can use to travel to gigs
We require car parking close to venues
Our equipment is PAT tested
We own a PA system
Musicianship
Genres:
Folk, Bluegrass, Ceilidh, Country, Traditional Irish folk, Traditional Scottish folk
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Event types:
Wedding, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Church service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Corporate event, Charity event, Concert, Recording session, Theatre / Show, Cruise, Burns night, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Song list

Dirty Old Town
I'll Tell Me Ma
The Rare Old Mountain Dew
The Irish Rover
Whiskey In The Jar
Step It Out Mary
Black Is The Colour
I Wish I Was Back Home In Derry
The Wild Rover

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Alex B, 12 hours ago

Fantastic great night really great people x Great fun

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Shonagh K, 1 month ago

We cannot thank you enough for helping make our wedding day so perfect. Everyone absolutely loved your set even all the non Irish guests! The singing was incredible and the music absolutely stunning. All of our song requests were accommodated and played perfectly. Thank you so much

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Lauren H, 1 month ago

These guys were an amazing addition to our wedding. They really got the party going after dinner and everyone was doing their best Irish dancing. They even let my dad sing with them. Definitely recommend.

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Laura C, 1 month ago

Fantastic band and experience from beginning to end! Thank you so much.

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From other customers:

Folkandroots.co.uk, 8 years ago

.A classy and well-balanced mix of tunes and songs that boasts accomplished musicianship throughout.

Mrs. B, 3 years ago

A superb band, really made our night!

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