Videos

To truly appreciate the Green Fields of America is to see us perform live on stage. On this page you will find a selection of videos that will give you a taste of our performances throughout the years, including our very first trip to the Milwaukee Irish Fest in 1981. To enjoy the unforgettable experience of a Green Fields of America performance for yourself, visit our Shows page to see when we might next be traveling through your town. 


Mick, Athena, Billy and Brenda Castles accompany Liz Hanley as she sings “Sanctuary” for the crowd at the 2018 Smithsonian Folklife Festival. The song’s lyrics were written by Irish poet and playwright Vincent Woods, recalling the blue-green mountains of his home. 


An unforgettable evening of music at Celtic Connections in Glasgow with John Doyle, Robbie O’Connell, Mick Moloney Athena Tergis, Billy McComiskey, Rhys Jones and Brendan Dolan.


Green Fields of America with Liz Carroll and Donny Golden performing at the inaugural Milwaukee Irish Festival in 1981. 


Watch as the Wall Street Journal sits in on a rehearsal with Mick and Athena, who trace the roots of Irish music and give the WSJ (and you!) a glimpse into the creative process when preparing for a performance.


Mick & Billy perform “Jack Riordan’s Reel” at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival in 2017, along with an all-star crew including McComiskey’s sons Mikey, Pat, and Sean, as well Brendan Callahan, Liz Hanley, Donna Long, Laura Byrne, Josh Dukes, and Myron Bretholz on the instruments, complete with Step dancers Shannon Dunne, Kate Spanos, and Samantha Suplee.