The Ballaghs

The Ballaghs are a folk/punk group, playing a mix of originals, written around old and traditional folk tunes, and a mix of covers from the likes of the Levellers, the Pogues, Flogging Molly, The Dropkick Murphys, Ferocious Dog and the Waterboys.




The Ballaghs have been regular performers at many of the Island’s festivals over the past few years, were the first Manx band to appear at Glastonbury in 2010 & supported the Lightning Seeds in 2017.

Mike Wade – Singer & guitarist
Ian Allen – Bouzouki
Lee Quaggin – Bass
Mike Stevens – Drums