Virginia Kettle is one of Merry Hell's frontline as singer and songwriter and is a successful solo artist in her own right
John was lead singer of the Liverpool Irish
group “Cream of the Barley” whose music dominated the local Irish popular music
scene for over twenty years. John has teamed up with long time friend and talented instrumentalist Martin Pope to entertain with a mix of traditional
and contemporary arrangements of songs in
their own style.
Andy Connally plays flute, whistles, piano
guitar and bodhran and is well known for playing traditional Irish music with his own twist and different styles. He learnt to play Irish music with his father in the old Irish Centre and went on to compete in Comhaltas Fleadhs. As part of the Melody Makers team of musicians that support learners of all abilities to play traditional music He teaches Irish music to all ages.
John run the Dragon's Breath Folk Club in Treuddyn and is a stalwart of the folk scene
Ian is an accomplished ukulele tutor and runs the Greasby Ukes
THE FINAL NAILS
With their chirpy, bluegrass songs and tunes, this Wirral based band play at festivals, weddings, celebrations and arts evenings
This six-piece band were formed in 2017 and play a mix of country, Celtic, folk and Americana
JOHN FINNAN (Compere)
WILL MORGAN (Compere)