John Weed

John Weed, fiddler for Molly’s Revenge, Story Road, and Little Black Train, is a classically-trained violinist who’s spent the last 20 years immersed in various fiddle styles.  John lived in Ireland in 2000 and taught fiddle workshops at the Flowing Tide International Music School in Doonbeg, County Clare. He has honed his skills since, attending the Frankie Kennedy Winter School in Dunlewey, County Donegal where he studied with Ciaran O’Maonaigh and Dermot Mcloughlin.  With an affinity for American fiddle styles, John explores the connections between Irish, Scottish, and old time fiddle.