Acting The Maggot is perhaps the most fun Irish party folk band in the Netherlands and plays the most recognizable, uplifting and sensitive music in the style of The Pogues, Flogging Molly and The Dubliners. Acting The Maggot turns every performance into a great Irish party!

A video of the band went viral on the net. Large video sites such as Dumpert, VKmag and discovered Acting The Maggot playing a mashup of a happy hardcore song by DJ Paul Elstak and Flogging Molly’s Drunken Lullabies. The video received almost a million views in two weeks time. Meanwhile, several such mashups have become internet hits.

Acting The Maggot plays 100% live Irish folk, pop, punk, rock and everything in between. From sensitive ballads to great party music. Imagine yourself in a big Irish pub as one of the best Irish bands in the Netherlands enters the stage … do not stop Acting The Maggot! Sláinte!