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Thanks for visiting and welcome to THE SHANTIES

2015 website

Be sure to see Schedule Page !
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Happy New Year 
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The SHANTIES

Jan. 17

                             
The
 Hickory Ridge 
Concert Series 
2015

A concert setting

        Dickson  Mounds Museum

                     Lewiston, IL

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 THE SHANTIES
 

                                   are:
  • Kris Lewis-Parkhurst - Guitar, Vocals, Mandolin
  • John Parkhurst - Mandolin, Guitar, Vocals, Button Accordion, Whistle
  • Chrissie Bock  - Fiddle, Vocals
  • Butch, Alton Angus - Bodhran, Vocals
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Special guests: Lauri Gannon (from TURAS) - whistle, low whistle, bodhran, and 
Scott Duffield - bass and vocals



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& bass sideman, Scott Duffield
______Rockin the beat______
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Castle Theatre 2014

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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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Please visit the other tabs on this site for pictures, music and more information about our group, influences, schedule, and friends.         

***  NEWS YOU CANT MISS !!  
2nd Monday of the Month SESSIONS are HERE

Traditional Irish Music SESSIONS at Lucca Grill
 in Bloomington, IL
 
 
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Some of The Shanties, along with
Irish fiddler Susan Kim and Irish whistle player Laurie Gannon from TURAS
 and others of interest !
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