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By now you already know how important it is to learn Christmas songs in advance for all your gigs in December.
Well, it's important to think about other annual dates that can provide you with paid work, one of which is St Patrick's Day (Paddy's Day).
This falls on 17 March every year.
If you want to get paid gigs at this time of year you'll be expected to have a number of traditional Irish-folk songs in your setlist.
Luckily, the most popular songs for Paddy's Day are also fun to play. We've listed the main choices below for you to take a look at - you'll be surprised how many you probably know already!
And remember, these songs can be played all year round, so learning them is a must.