about Cillian's Bridge


Birthed out of a desire to make great music, Cillian’s Bridge brought 5 musically accomplished individuals together to create a mix of traditional Irish songs and instrumentals blended with contemporary folk-rock. With some strong roots across the pond, Cillian’s Bridge incorporates Irish standards like accordion, mandolin, and fiddle.  Though their narrative has just begun, Cillian’s Bridge has built a solid, growing following of Orange County fans that find their music arrangements complex and the sets energizing. Their entertaining live sets coupled with the bandmates' easygoing, and often hilarious, personalities make for a show that proves enjoyable for young and old alike. There is no doubt that with a need for good, relatable music, Cillian’s Bridge crosses a lot of stylistic bases that serves their diverse audiences well.


 Patrick "Murph" Carey, Southside Chicago:  Vocals, Mandolin, Guitar

Brian Staunton, County Roscommon, Ireland: Vocals, Accordion, Harmonica, Guitar

Noelle Denlinger, New York, New York: Vocals, Violin

Matt Jones, Orange County: Drums