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Thanks for visiting and welcome to THE SHANTIES

2014 website

Be sure to see Schedule Page !
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Happy New Year !
Enjoy the Holidays 

 Celebrate

with
The SHANTIES
2014 out - 2015 in
The New Years BASH

with Special Guest
Lauri Gannon from TURAS
 
at
Maggie Miley's
Uptown Normal, IL

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Jan. 17

                                                    
The Hickory Ridge Concert Series

a concert setting

Dickson  Mounds Museum

Lewiston, IL

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Winter 2014/15 is gonna be a goodie.
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            We rockED it ~! 
 


2014 Allerton Park,  Montecello, IL
















Castle Theatre

 
THE SHANTIES 
are:
Christie Bock - fiddle, vocals

Kris Lewis -Parkhurst - vocals and guitar, mandolin, bodhran, 
John Parkhurst - mandolin, guitar, button accordion, whistle, bodhran, 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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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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