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East Coast & Traditional Irish Music, beautiful harmonies, and more...

Live at The Newmarket Theatre- March, 2019


The Flailing Shilaleighs are a high energy celtic band with plenty of experience performing at Theatres, Festivals, Receptions, and Large Pubs. Specializing in East Coast & Irish music, plus upbeat original songs written by brothers Anthony and Russ Clayton.

Let the Flailing Shilaleighs make your next event a great success.


Donaleighs Irish Pub (January 2018)


New CD- Yours To Discover

CD Liner Notes

Anthony Clayton- Acoustic guitar, Mandolin, Vocals

Russ Clayton- Acoustic guitar, Bass, Dulcimer, Vocals

John Ebata- Accordion

Ivan Emke- Mandolin, Bazouki, Harmonica

Pat Gowan- Bass guitar, vocals

Peter Han- Fiddle, Keyboards

Jan Hanko- Fiddle

Matti Palonen- Tin Flutes, Stand-Up Bass, Vocals

Antti Patjas- Drums, Percussion

Skip Vitala- Spoons, Vocals

Laurence Walters- Electric Guitar

Recorded at: Claytunes Music Studio, Bradford, ON

Produced by: Russ Clayton, Anthony Clayton and Paul Curtis

Mastered by: Russ Clayton


The Flailing Shilaleighs family of musicians also include:

Oisin Hannigan, Chris Ness, François Oullette, Ed Skarjak, David Skolick, Loren Vidri, Lynda Wood, and John Wright

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