5 Second Rule is an energetic acoustic band. Their experience in folk, rock and Celtic music sets the stage for inventive excursions into jazz, world music, and other realms. Performing both traditional and original material, their eclectic blend of styles has had local audiences raving since 2008. They are ranked one of the Top 10 Irish bands in Texas.
Expect to hear classic rock infused with Irish fiddle tunes, American Roots music, and music from other Celtic traditions such as French-Canadian, Cajun, bluegrass, Scottish, and more! The group features Kat Glaze on fiddle, David Lovrien (whistles, sax, keyboards), Ian Gill (guitar), Paul Dryer (mandolin, guitar, banjo) and Rick Holt (drums, percussion). All members contribute vocals.
5 Second Rule has performed at festivals, clubs, pubs, and events across the Southwest including North Texas Irish Festival, Austin Celtic Festival, WRR-FM’s Picnic in the Park & Classic Cafe, WFAA-TV’s Daybreak, the State Fair of Texas, Dallas City Arts Festival, “Cowtown Goes Green” at the Fort Worth Stockyards, Oklahoma Celtic Festival, and many others.