The Irish Brigade


The Irish Brigade plays traditional Irish acoustical music and is a duo consisting of Mike Wallace and Darren Crossey. The Irish Brigade plays Irish and Scottish ballads along with many other forms of Irish music. Mike Wallace originally founded the band in 1975.  Mike Wallace is originally from Ireland and helped to revitalize the Twin Cities’ traditional Irish music community! Darren Crossey joined The Irish Brigade years after it was originally formed and is also from Ireland.