USA East Coast Tour 2012
(In reverse order – later dates/times appear first)
21/10/2012 – SCRATCHER SESSIONS, MANHATTAN, NEW YORK, USA – 7 pm – POSTPONED TO 2013
209 East 5th St, Manhattan, New York, NY, 10003, USA
POSTPONED TO 2013 – I am honoured to have the opportunity to play at this Sunday night concert series in New York City’s East Village which is hosted by the amazingly talented Brendan O Shea along with Scratcher Owner Karl Geary (Sine Cafe) and features amazing musicians and songwriters from all around the world. Really looking forward to this one!
20/10/2012 – PERKASIE PATCHWORK COFFEEHOUSE, PENNSYLVANIA, USA – 7pm
320 W. Chestnut Street, Perkasie, Pennsylvania 18944, USA
I’m delighted to be invited to perform at this renowned coffeehouse in Pennsylvania. I hope to catch up with alot of the friends from Bucks County that I have made from my appearances at Dublin Arts Fest.
18/10/2012 – EVENING HOUSE CONCERT – BETHANY BEACH, DELAWARE, USA – 8 pm
Bethany Beach, 19930 Delaware
17/10/2012 – THE BELLEFONTE CAFE, WILMINGTON, DELAWARE, USA – 8pm
804 Brandywine Boulevard, Wilmington, 19809 Delaware, USA
Thanks to Donna Rego and Butch Zito for inviting me to play at this lovely cafe and vibrant venue for live music in Wilmington.
17/10/2012 – LUNCHTIME HOUSE CONCERT – BENSALEM, nr PHILADELPHIA, USA – 1.30 pm
Bristol Pike, Bensalem, 19020 Pennyslvania
16/10/2012 – McCarthys Bar and Grill – 8.30 pm
600 East Main Street Bridgewater, NJ 08807, United States
Delighted to be returning to McCarthys to join Peter Prasa and the gang after my last visit in March for what will undoubtedly be anotherfun evening of great music.
14/10/2012 – BEAL BOCHT CAFE, BRONX, NEW YORK – 8 pm
445 West 238th Street, Bronx, NY 10463, USA
Can’t wait to be back at the Beal Bocht in the Bronx and catch up with Pat and Tony and all the lovely friends I made when I played there in March. Its going to be a really special songwriters evening. Come along and check out this brilliant venue which is Riverdale’s best kept secret!
13/10/2012 – KENNETT FLASH, KENNETT SQUARE, PENN. – 8 pm
102 Sycamore Alley, Pennsylvania 19348, USA
Its going to be great playing the super venue that is Kennet Flash (an ongoing program of Historic Kennet Square) and I’m looking forward to opening for the amazing ‘pod’ of multi-talented musicians that make up the Whirled Peas!
11/10/2012 – ALCHEMIST & BARRISTER, PRINCETON, NEWJERSEY -10 pm
28 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, New Jersey 08542, USA
Looking forward to playing this lovely venue which is sometimes known as the “Cheers” of Princeton. I’m assured its a “place where everybody knows my name” from the last time I played there…hope so….hey, maybe the “Ted Danson” of Princeton will be there…..? I’m delighted that Samba/Reggae/Rap artist Eric Harris has agreed to come along and join me on some of my songs as part of the evening.
07/10/2012 – STRING THEORY SCHOOL OF MUSIC – WORKSHOP & CONCERT, NIANTIC, CONNECTICUT, USA – time 2 pm – 4 pm.
11 Freedom Way, Unit D3D4, Niantic, 06357 Connecticut, USA
It really is a privilege to be invited me to do a Vocal Workshop & Performance at the wonderful String Theory School of Music. The String Theory School of Music really is a very special creative artistic environment which embraces cutting edge teaching methods along with a superlative dedication to the quality of their performances. The school consistently delivers the highest quality of musicianship, teaching practices and performances.
06/10/2012 – BROOKLYN COFFEE & TEA HOUSE, PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND – 8.30 pm
209 Douglas Avenue, Providence, Rhode Island
I am delighted to be invited by Steve Allain and the Rhode Island Songwriters Association to feature at this great evening of music at this wonderful venue for songwriters. The Brooklyn Coffee & Tea House is renowned for its appreciation of original music and great “listening” culture.
05/10/2012 – VANILLA BEAN CAFE, POMFRET, CONNECTICUT, USA
450 Deerfield Road , Pomfret, 06259 Connecticut
Thanks to Maria for inviting me to be the featured artist at this great space which offers scumptous food, drinks and fab entertainment!
04/10/2012 – GREENWICH HOTEL, RHODE ISLAND, USA – 8.30pm
162 Main Street, East Greenwich, Rhode Island 02818-3828
I’m delighted to be invited back by Joann and Mark to the Greenwich Hotel to share an evening with fab songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Ed McGuirl (electric, acoustic, bottleneck and lap steel guitars; mandolin; octave mandolin; fiddle; pennywhistle; harmonica and vocals!). Its gonna be great craic, so do join us!
25/03/2012 – HANNAFINS, NEW LONDON, CONNECTICUT – 5PM
Hannafins, 312 State Street, New London, 06320 Connecticut
24/03/2012 – GREENWICH HOTEL, EAST GREENWICH, RHODEISLAND – 8.30pm
162 Main Street, East Greenwich, Rhode Island, USA
Thanks to Joann for inviting me to play at this great venue for original music with such a wonderful vibe.
21/03/2012 – WORLD MUSIC FUN & GAMES WORKSHOP
YWCA Princteon, 59 Paul Robeson Place, 08540 New Jersey USA
20/03/2012 – MCCARTHYS BAR & GRILL – 8pm
600 East Main Street, Bridgewater, New Jersey 08807, USA
19/03/2012 – LUNCHTIME CONCERT, BENSALEM, PHILADELPHIA
Bristol Pike, Bensalem, Philadelphia – Private Function
18/03/2012 – BEAL BOCHT CAFE, BRONX, NEWYORK -7.30pm
445 West 238th Street, Bronx, New York, USA
Its SO exciting to be playing this brilliant venue in the Bronx, New York where some fabulous Irish musicians have performed (e.g. Andy Ir vine). How cool to be playing in the “city that never sleeps” – hey if I can make it there and all that……so I guess I better “start spreading the news…”
17/03/2012 –DUBLIN PADDYS FEST, PENNSYLVANIA – 6.15
The Fire Company, PA 313 and Rickerts Road, Dublin, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA
16/03/2012 –MCINTYRES ST PATRICKS CELEBRATIONS – 6pm
213 Route 37 East, Tom’s River, 08753 New Jersey, USA
I will be kick starting the Paddy’s Day celebrations early with music and song at one of my favourite bars in New Jersey, McIntyres in Tom’s River. Its never too early to get the craic going so come and join us!