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About the Band

Here Be Dragons play wild Celtic Music from Wales.


They have released Seven albums, "Alcohol & Rain"," Celtic Bonding", "Bright New Tomorrow", "Gargling With Brains", "The Year Of The Dragon", "Gwlad!" and "Lockdown Dragons".

Their live shows have had crowds dancing and partying in festivals and venues across Europe and in the USA. They also offer an "Unplugged" set for more acoustic venues. They've played to many thousands of people around the world. Their largest crowd was 30,000 in Bologna.

The festivals stormed by Here Be Dragons include:- Sesiwn Fawr Dolgellau and Pontardawe Festivals in Wales,Chicago Celtic Festival (IL) and Dundedin Festival (FL) in the USA, Leamington Peace Festival and Broadstairs Folk Week in England, "Goat Du Large", Normandy, France, Party time in Chateaux D'Oex, Switzerland, Utrecht Celtic Festival, Holland and the Bologna and Milan Festivals in Italy to name but a few.


“Here Be Dragons”;-

Mike Brooks – Lead vocals, banjo, guitar & mandolin

Nick Baron – Drums and vocals

Chris Murray – Accordion and vocals

Andrew "Wal" Coughlan – Bass guitar and vocals

Kat Batchelor – Fiddle and vocals

Here Be Dragons have appeared on television in Wales and America and across the globe on Cable. They have played live and had their CDs played on various radio stations across Europe as well as in Australia and the USA. Here Be Dragons  have supported many of the top names in World/folk music  for example The Young Dubliners (USA/Ireland), Carlos Nunes (Spain), The Oysterband (England), Flook (Ireland) and The Modena City Ramblers (Italy).

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