The Traditional band Rud E consists of Jonathan Roche on Accordion, Ciara Quigley on vocals/bodhrán and MJ McMahon on Guitar/banjo. They have been together since January 2012,
Jonathan, CIara and MJ play regular pub sessions every Weekend mostly in Kildare
and Dublin where they are usually joined by local musicians
As a band, they have performed for dancers for the Saint Patricks day
festival in Blackpool, England with Enjoy Travel in March 2012, and also in
Enniscrone Sligo for ceile dancers also with Enjoy Travel. Rud E produce a powerful and dynamic overall sound, enriched by the
combination of individual styles and a shared appreciation of the music of
North Kerry and Jonathan’s love of polkas and slides.