This nine-piece band has been playing in and around Minnesota since 2002, specializing in the music of Van Morrison. It is also the papa group to St Dominic's Trio, a sometimes smaller band that plays original music along with a variety of sometimes cool covers.
The band's first show was on St Patrick's Day, 2002.
In December, 2008 The Belfast Cowboys and St Dominic's Trio released debut CDs.
In August, 2009, The Cowboys headlined at BB King's Blues bar in Times Square, New York.
In July, 2010, the Cowboys played a three hour opening set for approximately 15,000 people opening for the band Chicago.
In March of 2011 the band traveled to Ireland.
In July of 2011, the band played at Moondance Jam, opening for the Outlaws, Eddie Money, and Kiss.