GEAR WE ♥
We are lucky enough to be able to use incredible instruments and equipment, it makes all the difference!
Clareen Elite Banjos made by master luthiers Tom and Fintan Cussen. The best banjos we’ve ever played.
Telephone: +353 91 796156
Mandolins- Collings & Shapiro
Collings Mandolins are made in Austin, Texas, we play MF and MT series mandolins. Some of the world’s best mandolins in our opinion
We use Dave Shapiro O- Style Mandolins, handmade in Doolin, Clare.
D.I. and Pickup- L.R. Baggs
Our electronics are by L.R. Baggs, we use Venue D.I., Para D.I. and I Beam Guitar and Radius Mandolin Pickups. L.R. Baggs equipment delivers great sound and reliability every time.
Strings- Elixir & Perkins
We use Elixir NanoWeb strings on Mandolins and Guitars
We use Andy Perkins Traditional Instruments Banjo strings.
We play Lowden Guitars, handcrafted in the North of Ireland.
fiddle – Kuros Torkzadeh
All Fiddle repair and maintenance is done by Kuros, based here in Galway
Cases- Eagle Music
Our cases are made and supplied by Steve Noon at Eagle Music in the UK
Bodhran- Cladddagh Bodhrans
Our Bodhrans are made by Mick Vignoles of Claddagh Bodhrans
We use Micro-Bass Porchboard for bass kick drum on stage
We use G7th guitar and banjo capos