About Brand of Fire (with caller)

If you are searching for an exceptional folk band that performs the very best of the Gaelic and Celtic tradition, look no further than Brand of Fire. Tried and tested down the generations, a traditional ceilidh and Irish night remains one of the best all-inclusive ways of organising a family party!

“Evocative folksongs and tunes from the Celtic tradition combine to create an upbeat mix that everyone will enjoy.”

Traditional folk music has an endearing, heart-warming character and the songs retell the stories of the past. Brand of Fire offers you top-quality delivery of jigs, polkas, hornpipes and reels. These versatile musicians present a sizzling synthesis of exciting dance-tunes, mixed in with original renditions of all your favourite Irish songs.

Look out for chunky guitar, mouthwatering melodeon and feisty fiddle, tight-knit together to create a head-turning sound - with vocals to match. Well-known Scottish and Irish songs populate the band’s repertoire, interspersed with a smattering of tunes from England, Wales and France – it’s a full-on Gaelic fusion that will have everyone on their feet.

The band comes equipped with a crystal-clear PA system to produce excellent sound in venues of any size. So prepare to get in a tangle as Brand of Fire bring you the very best in Celtic song and dance. Within minutes, all ages will be laughing and joking together!

  • A fusion of endearing folk tales and high energy jigs and reels
  • Versatile three-piece band
  • Fully equipped with top-quality PA system


Sample Repertoire

  • Blackleg Miner
  • Lileth
  • McAlpine’s Fusiliers
  • Rocky Road To Dublin
  • Whiskey In The Jar
  • Black Velvet Band
  • Dirty Old Town
  • Wild Rover
  • Star Of The County Down
  • Fields Of Athenry
  • Lakes Of Ponchartrain
  • Wild Mountain Thyme
  • Town I Loved So Well
  • Flowers Of Sweet Strabane
  • Paddy Works On The Railway
  • Bold Fenian Men
  • I Courted A Wee Girl
  • Londonderry Air (Danny Boy)
  • Sally Gardens
  • Arthur McBride
  • Follow Me Up To Carlow
  • The Irish Rover
  • I’ll Tell Me Ma
  • Spanish Lady
  • Muirshin Durkin
  • and plenty more ...
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