Welcome to the Spalpeens Website
The Spalpeens have been entertaining lovers of Irish music for over 30 years. Still young in so many ways; their music is timeless, fresh & lively.
What is a Spalpeen?
The name “Spalpeens” says a lot about the character of the band. In Gaelic the word means “man of little substance,” a rascal, rogue and generally mischievous sort.
What is Irish Diplomacy?
The ability to tell a man to Go to Hell in such a way that he will look forward to the trip.