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Thanks for visiting and welcome to
THE SHANTIES
2016 website

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A Concert Setting - June 3
Monticello, IL 
Allerton Park
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  • Kris Lewis-Parkhurst - Guitar, Vocals, 
  • John Parkhurst - Mandolin, Guitar,              Vocals, Fiddle, Whistle
  • Chrissie Bock  - Fiddle, Vocals
  • Butch Alton Angus - Bodhran, Vocals



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 bass sideman, Scott Duffield
______Rockin the beat______

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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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2015,  Monticello, IL 


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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 !

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