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Although you'll still find me on many an occasion heads down, arse up, rattling out four hours of Irish jigs and reels in a good bar in the company of friends, this is me on my lonesome.

Through many adventures over many years with all sorts of stringy things, I considered myself to be an accompanist to Irish music to the exclusion of almost everything else. I've been lucky enough to play with many amazing musicians and with some cracking bands - Vin Garbutt, The O'Boyle Band, Martin Matthews, Paul Martin, SteamRadio, The Tarbolton Ceilidh Band, Cúig, Maximum Pastry....

Recently, however, I've rediscovered my appetite for writing and performing my own material - both songs and tunes - and I'm finding it very refreshing getting out and doing it live!

I'm now accepting bookings for 2015/2016. I'm currently recording more original material, along with traditional songs and tunes, for release later this year. Meanwhile, my first solo album...

...is available to purchase. If you'd like a copy, order by e-mail, or in digital form from:

Songs written and performed by Andy McLaughlin.
Copyright © Andy McLaughlin 2011