Live Traditional Irish Music Sessions

Welcome to the best bar in Kilkenny for Live Irish Music. During the High Season Kytelers Inn has Traditional Irish Music every night of the week. To keep up to date with who is playing please check our social media sites and our weekly listings page.

Our live trad music is free for all to hear, but we ask that you make a purchase at the bar when staying to enjoy the wonderful entertainment. Your purchase allows us to pay the musicians and to let them keep doing what they do best…


We feature local artists & Musicians to showcase the very best of Irish Talent in Kilkenny.

Weekly Live Music Listings


The Ramblin Rovers 8pm


Folk In Time 8pm


Abbeyfolk 8pm


Raglan Rogues 8pm


Traditional Irish Music with Anthony & Friends 6pm

The Acousticats 9.00pm


Traditional Irish Music with Anthony & Friends 6pm

The DeDaras 8pm

Roisin Dubh 10.00pm


Traditional Irish Music with Anthony & Friends 6pm

Generation 5 6.30pm (Courtyard)
Tomas Jackman 9pm-ish



Please note that there is a minimum spend of 1 drink per person during live music. All music is free, but everyone will be asked to make a purchase. In busy times tables will be held for those haveing food especially during Live Traditional Music. Thank you in advance

Live Music @ Kyteler’s Inn

Our resident musicians and bands vary  and are very passionate about their music. Instruments you will hear in Kyteler’s may range from the fiddle, bodhran, mandolin, guitar, banjo, tin whistles to the uilleann pipes and drums. We welcome you to enjoy our very talented Irish musicians who are dedicated to making your visit to Kyteler’s Inn a memorable one.


All Music is subect to change based on the availability of the musicians, the weather, the traffic, the stars aligning around jupiter etc…