Declan has been the drummer with Celtic Thunder since the show’s beginning and has toured the USA, Canada and Australia extensively as part of the Celtic Thunder band. Originally from Co. Galway in the West of Ireland, Declan has worked full time in music since he was a teenager and has played alongside many musical icons down through the years.  Before joining the show Declan played the drums on Michael Flatley’s Celtic Tiger tour. When he is not on tour Declan can be found working as a producer or studio engineer in his family run music studio. Declan’s first professional gig was when he was just 8 years old and he has been playing and working in music ever since.