Thanks for visiting and welcome to THE SHANTIES
Be sure to see Schedule Page !
"TIS THE SEASON . . .
Fat Jacks, Bloomington Il 3 - 6p
March 14 - Knigts of Columbus, Bloomington, IL 730p - 1030p
March 17 - St. Paddy's Day !
This is the 'real' St. Patrick's day PARTY ~!
Maggie Miley's, Normal, IL
- Kris Lewis-Parkhurst - Guitar, Vocals, Mandolin
John Parkhurst - Mandolin, Guitar, Vocals, Button Accordion, Whistle
Chrissie Bock - Fiddle, Vocals
Butch Alton Angus - Bodhran, Vocals
Butch, 2014 St. Paddys
Special guests: Lauri Gannon (from TURAS) - whistle, low whistle, bodhran,
Scott Duffield - bass and vocals
bass sideman, Scott Duffield
______Rockin the beat______
As Elvis Costello put it:
"I started with rock n' roll and...then you start to take it apart like a child with a toy and you see there's blues and there's country...Then you go back from country into American music...and you end up in Scotland and Ireland eventually."
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*** NEWS YOU CANT MISS !!
2nd Monday of the Month SESSIONS are HERE
Traditional Irish Music SESSIONS at Lucca Grill
in Bloomington, IL
- Some of The Shanties, along with
Irish fiddler Susan Kim and Irish whistle player Laurie Gannon from TURAS
and others of interest !