three piece/ trad

whiskey still

Dublin based Whiskey Still are one of the best Irish music live groups in Ireland and have been playing festival concerts and shows for over 10 years now. Whiskey Still bring fun and audience participation to their Irish music shows. Whiskey Still have been playing Taylors Three Rock Irish Night in Dublin for 5 years playing to thousands of visitors every year. Whiskey Still have been playing Festivals in Europe for over 10 years

The most senior member (& founder of the original group) is Brendan Leeson. Brendan has years of experience in the ballad business playing in numerous traditional Irish bands including “The Dublin City Ramblers”. Brendan has an extraordinary repertoire of ballads at his disposal & leads the band, as they take in the familiar, fun & crowd-pleasing tunes, jigs & reels alongside the more mysterious, contemplative, storytelling ballads.

Paul Holohan is the bass player & singer with “Whiskey Still”. Paul also plays keyboard & is an excellent songwriter. Paul has a huge history in the music industry and at one point his talents brought him to Canada with his own band “Lola and The Gipsies” who extensively toured in nightclubs and theatres in the U.S.A. & Canada. On his return from Canada, in the late 70s, Paul made a foray back into the Irish music scene, which felt like a return to his roots as he grew up playing Irish music on his very first instrument, the piano accordion.

Frank Kearney completes Whiskey Still with his incredible talents. He started playing with the mandolin at the tender age of 15! Frank has played and recorded with many of the leading groups in Ireland and has since recorded an album of Irish traditional music With the expertise of a seasoned musician, Frank showmanship’s is renowned wherever he plays bringing his own style and personality to the show

The Botany Bay
Brennan on the moor
Cliffs of Doneen
Courtin' in the kitchen
Crack was ninety in the Isle of Man
Curragh of Kildare
Dirty old town
Dicey Reilly
Down by the Salley Gardens
Do you want your old lobby washed down
Dublin Town in 1962
Dublin jack of all trades
Dublin in my tears
Fields of Athenry
Four green fields
Foggy dew
Flight of the Earls
Finnegan's wake
Fiddlers Green
The Ferryman
Fairytale of New York
From Clare to here
Green fields of France
Galway Bay
Galtee Mountain boy
Holy Ground
Ireland's Call
Isle of Inisfree
Irish washerwoman
Corporal Casey
Irish rover
If you're Irish
I'll tell me ma
Jug of punch
Lovely rose of Clare
Lakes of Coolfin
Lakes of Pontchartrain
Lanigan's ball
Lark in the clear air
Lark in the morning
Lass of Aughrim
Leaving of Liverpool
Legion of the Rear Guard
Limerick you're a lady
Little Armalite
Lord of the danc
Meeting of the waters
Mo ghile mear
Mountains of Mourne
O Danny boy
Old Dungarven oak
Old man
Only our rivers run free
Paddy's green shamrock shore
Parting glass
Peggy Gordon
Rocky road to Dublin
Roads of Kildare
Rare oul' times
Red is the rose
Reilly's daughter
Reluctant patriot
Rising of the moon
Róisin dubh
Sea around us
Seven drunken nights
Spanish lady
Star of the County Down
Step it our Mary
Streets of New York
Sullivan's John
Summer in Dublin
Three lovely lasses
Take her up to Monto
Town I loved so well, The
When Irish eyes are smiling
TheWaxies dargle,
When you were sweet sixteen
Where the three counties meet
Whiskey in the jar
Whiskey you're the Devil
Whistling Gypsy
Wild colonial boy
Wild rover