The Bothies were a great Irish traditional groups in the seventies. They had but a three year run but the four albums they produced are still among the best Irish traditional music recorded. The initial lineup had Paddy Glackin on fiddle as well as Tony MacMahon on accordion. The band turned professional in November of 1975, with Peoples replacing Glackin on fiddle, to be replaced in turn by Kevin Burke in May of 1976.


  • 1975 The Bothy Band - 1975
  • 1976 Old Hag You Have Killed Me
  • 1977 Out of the Wind
  • 1979 After Hours (Live in Paris)
  • 1983 Best Of the Bothy Band
  • 1995? The Bothy Band - Live in Concert

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