Wednesday 23 January 2019

WATCH: Irish trad session breaks out on a train in Australia and the locals love it

Commuters were in for a treat when Irish trad band The Broken Pokers started an impromtu session on a train in Australia.

The band were just getting warmed up for their gig at The Albion in Cottesloe.

Niamh Campbell, who was born in Ireland but has lived in Australia for over 30 years, captured the session on her phone. She spoke to Independent.ie :

 'It was lovely - we are all getting so used to travelling on public transport with headphones on and faces looking at phones. It was amazing to see everyone engaging with the band and each other, and not a phone in sight (apart from mine).'

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