The Folksmen are without doubt Irelands most respected Traditional Irish bands for hire. The Folksmen are an Traditional Irish and folk group who travel nationwide to perform at traditional Irish weddings and corporate events.
The trio consists of renowned musicians such as Dave Browne (Mandolin, & Guitar), Dave Hughes (Whistles, Vocal and Guitar) and Gavin Carpenter (Banjo). Along with guest vocalist Sharon O’Brien.

Lead member Dave Browne won an award in the Guinness Book of World Record 2011 for the longest period spent playing a guitar. Dave spent a whopping total of 112 hours playing guitar straight…

The Folksmen have toured extensively, captivating international audiences from Scandinavia, the US, Lebanon and Tokyo to name but a few. They have also performed and recorded with folk legends such as Terry Woods ( The Pogues ), Ronnie Drew (The Dubliners ) and Triple Platinum Selling new-commer George Murphy.

The Folksmen are a perfect addition to your traditional style wedding music or corporate party entertainment. To book The Folksmen today Call +353 1 201 3660.

  • Setlist
  • Dirty Old Town
  • The Wild Rover
  • I’ll Tell Me Ma
  • The Irish Rover
  • Fairytale Of New York
  • Whiskey In The Jar
  • Finnegan’s Wake
  • The Lonesome Boatman
  • The Black Velvet Band
  • The Rare Auld Mountain Dew
  • Ride On
  • Step It Out Mary
  • Back Home In Derry
  • Brown-eyed Girl