Meet the band

Barry Johnston, Co. Down.
Barry fronts the band on acoustic guitar and vocals. He is well known for his love of artists such as John Prine, Guy Clark and Steve Earle and he plays in the Travis Picking Style so essential in giving this music it’s integrity.

Barry is featuring at The Ards International Guitar Festival with his tribute to Texan Singer Songwriter Guy Clark.

Sam Davidson, Belfast.
Sam is without question one of Ireland’s finest guitar players. His background is blues and he fronts his own band Sam Davidson’s Taste. Sam is very comfortable moving into the American Country Blues genre and brings subtle support and magnificent lead solos to the band.

Sam is featuring at the Ards International Guitar Festival with his tribute to Rory Gallagher.

Ali Mooney, Co. Down.
Ali began her singing career in choirs and theatre productions. She has performed with a variety of bands in many musical genres. Ali brings not only wonderful harmonies but she takes the lead in several songs and duets.
David Neill, Co. Down.
David has played with several quality bands over the years. From a blues and on occasions heavy metal background David is very much at home in bringing sweet bass lines to the ensemble. He provides excellent harmonies and sings out front as well.

David is featuring at the Ards International Guitar Festival with his tribute to Texan Singer Songwriter Guy Clark.

Michael Conway, Co. Louth.
Michael comes from an Orchestral background, specialising in Timpani. Not only is he a superb drummer but he is one of Irelands finest percussionists and brings what can only be described as ‘magic’ to the show.

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