St. James's Gate - Modern Irish Music in the Celtic Tradition

St. James's Gate, is one of the Northwest's most popular and exciting Irish bands, with a unique sound that spans many traditions, genres and styles.  Performing everything from traditional, popular and original compositions, St. James's Gate has been lighting up stages with fiery Irish music for over a decade now.  The band continues to grow and evolve, always exploring new musical territories.  This crowd pleasing band has performed in a myriad of performances from festivals to stunning resorts, private celebrations, weddings, corporate parties and some of the livliest pubs throughout the Pacific Northwest.  Headlining St. Patrick's Celebrations and summer festivals including the Kell's Irish Festival, the Shamrock Run, NW Folklife, the Galway Bay Celtic Feis, SunRiver resort and Spirit Mt. Casino.  The band has released 4 CD's, the self-titled, St. James’s Gate”, recorded live at Kell's Irish Pub; “Station to Station”, recorded live on the air for KBOO-FM; the studio effort “We’ll Be Right Back;”  and "Sessions: Live from the Shamrock Run and the Rock and Roll B&B" which features both live and studio efforts.   The band is currently mixing a new recording which features a number of original compositions and some blazing new sets.   We can't wait to share it with you.

To book your event with St. James's Gate you can contact us here

Meet the Band:

Griff Bear - Fiddle, Mandolin and Vocals

Dylan Thomas Vance - Guitars and Vocals

Matthew Rotchford - Basses and Vocals

Dennis Elmer - Drums


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