About Us

American Celtic Radio Listeners voted them “Rising Stars of the Year 2021 and Best CD Cover of 2021 for Living the Dream”

 

The Byrne Brothers are a multi award winning family band and Irish dancers from Dublin and one of the biggest names in traditional Irish music today.

 

They are Luca 17 on Accordion, Finn 15 on Banjo, Mandolin and Guitar, Dempsey 11 on Bodhran & Whistle and Dad Tommy on Uilleann Pipes, Bagpipes, Fiddle and Guitar. All County Champions on their instruments and Ulster Champion Irish Dancers.

 

Having moved to Orlando Florida in 2018 they became the youngest ever Cast Members of Walt Disney World while performing at Raglan Road Irish Pub and Restaurant. They are still performing at Raglan Road on weekends even through the pandemic. 

 

With 30 million views, half a million shares and over 50,000 followers on social media along with  front cover of The Irish Music Magazine and touring 44 States and 2 Caribbean Cruises, The Byrne Brothers are making a great name for themselves in America and all over the world.

 

“Each performance and festival they graced with their music, dancing and fun presence increased their reputation as a talented act you didn’t want to miss.” IRISH AMERICAN NEWS

 

“The quality of their individual playing and arrangements, as well as their smooth and

interesting transitions are impressive. The combination and pairing of

self-composed and Trad pieces are well thought out and brilliantly done” 

IRISH MUSIC MAGAZINE

 

“You’ll be on your feet cheering as they get up to dance and send those high into the air setting sparks on stage with their stepping” IRISH AMERICAN NEWS

The Band

Dempsey 11

Aka Dempsey Hammer, ACDempC and Y Dempsey A

Bodhran, Whistle, Singer, Irish Dancer, Joker and The Boss!

Donegal Champion on Bodhran, Ulster Champion Irish Dancer and youngest ever Cast Member of Disney World Florida! Did his first gig when he was 2 and has had audiences in stitches ever since. He loves creating amazing sculptures out of whatever is lying around. Loves bodyboarding, snorkeling and we can't get him out of the Sea unless it's to get an Ice Cream! Loves Elvis, Johnny Cash and when he grows up he wants to marry Mammy! 

Finn, 14

Banjo, Mandolin, Guitar, Irish Dancer

 

Twice Donegal Champion on Banjo and Mandolin and twice Ulster Champion Irish Dancer!

Obsessed with Surfing, Skimboarding, Swimming, Diving, anything to do with the ocean. We think he was a Dolphin in his past life. Wants to live in Hawaii some day and surf Jaws but mammy won't let him! Loves making action movies on his GoPro and DJI Mavic Drone while eating Krispie Kremes Donuts - yum! 

Luca, 16

Button Accordion, Irish Dancer

 

Luca is Donegal Champion on Accordion and Ulster Champion Irish Dancer. His other passions are Photography, Film Making, Vlogging, Surfing, Skimboarding and Skateboarding. He loves everything with BBQ Sauce, including Brussel Sprouts!

Daddy - Tommy, Ancient

Guitar, Uilleann Pipes, Bagpipes, Fiddle, Whistles & Vocals.

Daddy is an ex Grade 1 Bagpiper & has been a Professional Musician & International Irish Show Director for over 25 years. so it was just natural that we would do the same! He loves Temple Bar, Trad, Surfing, Tea and Chocolate Biscuits but not a fan Brussel Sprouts!

 

Mammy - Julie,Timeless

Sound Engineer, Merchandise, Social Media

 

Mammy is the best mammy in the world. She  is also the best cook in the world and gives the best cuddles. She is also an expert in playing pranks and scaring Daddy. This really annoys Daddy so she does it even more. 

She is famous for her Thai Green Curry, Chocolate Chilli, Sunday Roast, Chilli Shrimp, Pavlova and Cheesecake. If she wasn't married to Daddy she says she would marry Bruce Springsteen... yeah right!