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Share The Darkness


Violin, Other, Fiddle.


Please see our Events page for full gig news and other events - www./sharethedarkness
"more Irish than a Dublin pub".

Full on rollockin' Irish shows from south Durham - think The Saw Doctors/The Dubliners/Flogging Molly - performing a diverse range of Irish material unlike anything you may have heard before. We have have been referred to as "more Irish than a Dublin pub".

We are looking for someone with connections to manage our promotions and to book gigs. Tel: 01388 602479 or email: phil@filmar.co.uk

Available for festivals, weddings, anniversaries, concerts, pubs, clubs, houses, parish halls and tours. Happy and willing to travel.

: www./sharethedarkness

Twitter: @stdfolkrock

Screen name:
Member since:
Sep 26 2012
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Years together:
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
1 time per week
Available to gig:
1 night a week
66 years


The Saw Doctors, Flogging Molly, Dropkick Murphy's, The Waterboys and The Dubliners although we do have our own unique sound and style of playing. We do covers, but we give each one the Share The Darkness 'treatment'. Our performances tend to be quite upbeat.

Members Of Band

Phil Graham - vocals, electric guitar, acoustic guitar, electric bass, irish bouzouki, mandolin

Geoff Pickering - vocals, electro acoustic guitar, mandolin.

Mark Hammonds - vocals, electro acoustic guitar.

Willem A de Bruijne - fiddle.

Gary Lee - bass


Electro acoustic guitars, bass, mandolin, fiddle all played through an Allen & Heath desk in to Mackie Thump 1000w speakers and sub.


Past Events

Family hoolley in Hollins Grove Club, Darwen, Lancashire

Return to the ever popular ParK Head Country Hotel for a night of our Irish music. Ticket only. Contact 01388 661727

After our successful debut at Bishop Auckland Golf Club in 2015, we are delighted to be asked back for another great night of music from our distinctive Irish set. Tickets only. Contact: 01388661618

Our annual afternoon of Irish hoolley in celebration of St.Patrick's Day. Contact 01325 312876

The Penny Gill, 17 Cheapside, Spennymoor, DL16 6QE

We are on with a range of other acts. For details of starts and who's on when, telephone the venue on 01388 810350

Guests of Phil's friend, Craig Priestley in The Crown on Redearth Road, Darwen, Lancashire. We're headlining a night of varied music at this, one of Craig's, monthly music projects.

Taking some of our new material for a public airing amongst friends.

On air with presenter, Rebekah Findlay 105.9 or Listen Live at www.bishopfm.com

Following the success of the band's recent Irish shows, we have been invited to perform the same at Bishop Auckland Golf Club.

Tickets £5 from Baz Mundy (vice captain) 01388 661618

Live interview with Folk Show presenter, Jamie Blatchley

Expect loads of really cheap looney soup, shamrock and a right auld hoolley throughout the afternoon.

A pre-St.Patricks Day session in Tutsters Bar, Bondgate, Bishop Auckland. Free admission.

Irish themed night in Park Head Country Hotel, New Coundon, Bishop Auckland, DL14 8QB

This event will be ticket only and details of such will be posted later