St. Paddy’s Day: County Clare

Blackthorn Folly

Blackthorn Folly is a five piece traditionally inspired band performing in the Milwaukee area. We play traditional Celtic and folk tunes with high energy and a ground stomping tempo. Give us a look and a listen!

What’s new with Blackthorn Folly?

Irish Music | Irish Culture | Milwaukee Irish Fest

Only five weeks until the Milwaukee Irish Fest! Blackthorn Folly will be performing at the Milwaukee Pub Garden Stage on Saturday, August 19th at 2:30 PM. It will be a funtastic weekend!

4 likes, 1 comments1 week ago

Timeline Photos

Don’t forget to go out and vote today everybody! No matter who you choose you’re at least making your voice heard. 🙂

7 likes, 0 comments3 months ago

A big thank you to the New London (Dublin) Shamrock Club for inviting us to perform for their Irish Fest today. Such a fantastic crowd and time! We look forward to performing for y’all in the future! 😀

3 likes, 2 comments4 months ago

We would like to thank the Irish Pub and County Clare for inviting us to perform for the St. Paddy’s day celebrations. It’s always a joy to play for you all, and the crowds were awesome! The fun continues today at 1:00pm in New London (Dublin) for the New Dublin Irish Fest. 😀

2 likes, 0 comments4 months ago

Good St. Patrick’s Day morning to you all! Remember why we celebrate the day, and have fun with Blackthorn Folly! We will be at the Irish Pub on Water Street from 3-7 PM, and then we will close out the night at the County Clare, in the tent from 8-10 PM!

8 likes, 0 comments4 months ago

The Irish Nature of Things

Chris will be sitting in with Rory Modlinski on the Irish Nature of Things show on Riverwest Radio 104.1 FM. You can tune in if you’re in the area or listen to it online on

8 likes, 0 comments4 months ago

2 likes, 1 comments6 months ago

Paddy's Pub, New Year's Eve, 2017

3 likes, 1 comments6 months ago

Time to ring out 2016 at a New Year’s Eve Party at Paddy’s Pub with Blackthorn Folly! Join in the fun, music, dancing, singing, drinking and noise makers! Saturday night, 12/31/16! The band strikes up at 9 PM and carries on till well after we sing at midnight!

5 likes, 4 comments6 months ago

Happy Saturnalia Solstice, Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah! Blackthorn Folly just wants you to be happy! Keep the holiday “spirits” flowing at the Paddy’s Pub 2017 New Year’s Eve Party Saturday, December 31st. Blackthorn Folly will take to the stage at 9 PM and party til midnight and beyond!

12 likes, 1 comments6 months ago

Page 3 of 3«123

Follow Us

Upcoming Performances

View Performance Schedule