Alfi – the acclaimed trio consisting of Fiachra Meek, Ryan McAuley, and Alannah Thornburgh – have been making waves in the music scene with their unique blend of harp, five-string banjo, and uilleann pipes. Their debut album, ‘Say Old Man’, which was released in July 2023, has been met with rave reviews for capturing the essence of their dynamic live performances and showcasing the individual talents of each member. Critics have hailed Alfi as a vital presence in Ireland’s folk music landscape.

The trio has been recognized for their talent, receiving nominations for ‘Best Emerging Folk Artist’ at the RTÉ Folk Awards and winning prestigious awards such as the ‘US Embassy Creative Minds Award’, the ‘Caoimhin O Dochartaigh Award’ at Imbolc International Music Festival, and the Molloy Award at “Birmingham TradFest”. Alfi’s innovative approach to traditional Irish and American folk music has garnered them a dedicated following and critical acclaim.

For those interested in experiencing Alfi’s music firsthand, they can catch them at their upcoming album launch event at the Sunflower in Belfast. Don’t miss the opportunity to witness the magic of Alfi’s unique sound and see why they are considered one of the most exciting acts in Ireland’s folk music scene.

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