The Mary Wallopers have announced their biggest UK dates so far due to massive public demand for tickets. Currently on a massive sold out tour of the UK and Ireland, the band have added five dates in March 2024. They will play:
Wednesday 13th Nottingham Rock City
Thursday 14th Leeds O2 Academy
Friday 15th Manchester Academy 1
Saturday 16th Newcastle NX
Sunday 17th Bristol O2 Academy
The Mary Wallopers are a folk and comedy duo hailing from Dundalk, Ireland, consisting of brothers Andrew and Kevin Murphy. Known for their energetic and irreverent performances, The Mary Wallopers have gained a devoted following for their unique blend of traditional Irish folk music and humor. Their music often features a mix of traditional folk songs, original compositions, and humorous takes on contemporary topics.
The duo’s stage presence is marked by a playful and lively interaction with their audience, creating a warm and communal atmosphere. Their use of traditional instruments, such as the banjo and accordion, adds an authentic and rootsy feel to their sound. The Mary Wallopers’ approach to folk music is both respectful of tradition and infused with a modern, humorous twist, making them a standout act in the vibrant Irish folk scene.