She has a gently commanding way with a song … she draws you in slowly until it’s a case of sweet surrender.(Folk Roots)

"Tom's superbly judged and sensitively understated percussion and vocal harmonies proved a perfect foil to Fil's glorious singing." (David Kidman, Living Tradition)

 "Back There"
New CD of contemporary songs by Fil and other Irish songwriters
OUT NOW!!!!     


Irish singer/songwriter  Fil Campbell (pronounced Phil) has been a part of the Irish music industry all her life.  Together with her percussionist husband Tom McFarland, they play and sing a mixture of contemporary and traditional Irish music, combined with some of Fil's own compositions, and bring their Northern Ireland to the stage.


The Emigrant Woman's Tale - Fil's show with Hungarian poet Csilla Toldy 

Songbirds - Fil's fascinating TV documentary about Irish women singers

Fil and Tom's You Tube channel 


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BBC Radio Ulster's Folk Club
recorded a live set from Fil and Tom at Fiddlers Green Folk Festival 2015  

Listen here 
at 1 hour into the programme.



Upcoming Shows

  • Sep 11

    Singing Session

    Iuir Cinn Fleadh

  • Sep 12

    Singing Workshop

    Iuir Cinn Fleadh Newry

  • Sep 17

    The Emigrant Woman's Tale


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