Strongly influenced by Bluegrass, Old Time Country and
Folk Music, and fusing this style with traditional folk
songs from this side of the Atlantic, Pilgrim St bring
a warm and lively atmosphere to venues around the country
with their concerts.
With a setlist made up of covers and their own original
songs they have played some high profile gigs including
Electric Picnic and Vicar street ( with Declan O Rourke
July 2015 saw the release of their debut E.P. Welcome
to Pilgrim St, recorded live in a one day session in
Crookedwood Studios, Slane, featuring the wide range
of musical styles the band possess in five original
songs. The band is currently writing for the next release.
Band members include members of Navan bands Trigger
and the Hitmen and The Great Simones:
Peadar Farrelly ( Guitar, Vocals ), Singer/Songwriter
Eugene Donegan ( Banjo, Vocals ), Eoin McDonnell ( Mandolin,
Vocals ), Francis McGinn ( Bass ), Mark Lynch ( Dobro
), Brendan Kelly ( Accordion, Vocals ) and and Cathal
McQuaid ( Fiddle ).
Pilgrim St are available for theatre shows, festivals,
and private events with highly flexible and customisable
setlists of covers or originals.