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"TIS THE SEASON . .


March 14  Knigts of Columbus, Bloomington, IL  730p - 1030p
  1. and featuring 
  2. Special Guests: 
  3. The original McNulty Irish Dancers
  4. We are thrilled ~! 

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March 17 - St. Paddy's Day !

 Fat Jacks, Bloomington Il    3 - 6p
 

This is the 'real' St. Patrick's day PARTY ~!

  1. Special Guests: 
  2. The original McNulty Irish Dancers
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    • Maggie Miley's, Normal, IL   
      Time TBD

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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
and
  • Butch Alton Angus - Bodhran, Vocals
Butch, 2014 St. Paddys
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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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***  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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