A new Irish-based group creating a unique blend of Irish Traditional Music and Old Time American Folk, with hints of funk, jazz, and contemporary music. The group brings together established folk and acoustic musicians from Ireland, Norway, and Belgium, for an exciting new project in Folk and Traditional Music, aimed at audiences near and far.
Vocals, banjo, Bouzouki, Mandolin / Josh O' Loughlin
Vocals, Bass / Rory Costello
Vocals, Guitar, Harmonica / Kristian Q. K. Dugstad
Fiddle / Mathilde Bosquillon de Jenlis
Whistle / Brian Corry
Bodhran / Eddie Kavanagh
The Boxty Gang are the 2016 runners-up of the Michigan Irish Music Initiative and have performed independently in festivals and venues in Ireland, Belgium, Norway, and The USA to date.
Their debut album of original and traditional arrangements of folk music, aptly titled 'West Towards Home', features several notable guest musicians in the Irish Music scene and will be released in late June. Following this, the group aims to bring the music worldwide.. Keep an eye out for upcoming launch dates for 'West Towards Home' throughout Ireland.
Album artwork by Phillip Morrison Artist
We are always looking for more adventures, and we love to travel. We are available for concert, house concerts, theatre, festivals, and more! For more information, send us a message!
The Boxty Gang is based in Dublin, Ireland.