The Whistlin' Donkeys, an Irish Folk band hailing from County Tyrone have made quite a name for themselves over the past six years. Having played at many concerts and festivals throughout Ireland, they have gained thousands of followers both at home and abroad. They have a unique spin on Irish Folk music, blending elements of traditional Irish with Celtic rock influences. They have toured extensively over the past year, entertaining huge crowds in the USA, England and across Europe.
Recently the band have released a new live album titled Live at Mandela Hall.
The band consists of Fergal McAloon, lead vocals, bodhrán; Stephen Corrigan, acoustic guitar, backing vocals; Tomás Quinn, banjo; Michael Kerr, fiddle, backing vocals; Danny McCormick, bass guitar, backing vocals; Oscar Bradley, drums and percussion.