Award-winning quartet WeBanjo3 from Galway, Ireland combine Irish music with old time American and bluegrass influences to reveal the banjo’s rich legacy and roots.
Featuring banjo, fiddle, mandolin, guitar, vocals and percussion, We Banjo 3 make a bold and extraordinary musical statement. Creativity, sensitivity and passion are present in full measure and Irish music is at the heart of what they play. The band plays with swing and soul, effortlessly combining the best of Irish and Bluegrass banjo music and song, mining the rich vein of the American Old Time tradition and thoroughly reinventing the banjo band sound. Modern rhythms, traditional melodies, virtuosic technique and innovative arrangements of music and song add up to an incredible feast of banjo and mandolin music.
We Banjo 3 is David Howley, Martin Howley, Enda Scahill and Fergal Scahill. The band performs at Irish Fest on Sunday, July 9th at 5:30pm.