Joined Jan 11 2014
The BeerMats from Dublin, Ireland, Irish Folk and Ballads. True authentic Irish music, Francis Scattergood on Banjo & Mandolin, Tono Brennan on Flute & Whistle, Brian Smyth on Guitar and Colm Gibbons on Vocals, Bodhrán & Whistle.
The BeerMats are celebrating their 19th year in the Irish music scene this year. "It's been an amazing journey, we did not think when we started playing in a small bar in Dublin, we would still be going strong after all these years, says Brian Smith, guitar player and one of the founding members of The BeerMats.
Ballyfermot our home town is 3 miles from Dublin city, and is one of the best places to serve your apprenticeship in Irish music, Ballyfermot is rich in music and culture and its people are proud of their musical heritage.
Over the years the group have performed throughout Ireland and the UK and in recent years have performed in Germany, Switzerland, Spain the group also performed in the USA at Louisville Irish Festival, as part of The Ryder Cup, 2010 The BeerMats performed at The Celts on the River fest in New Albany USA.