I had the great pleasure of singing during Randy Cohen’s interview with Siri Hustvedt on ‘Person Place Thing‘ at the Brooklyn historical society a few weeks back. You can hear it today, Tuesday afternoon at 1:30 on WNYE, 91.5 FM, and more broadly Friday night at 10:30 across WAMC Northeast Public […]
Three Fridays ago, I played in a church in Manhattan. Two weeks ago, I played in a warehouse in Bushwick. Last Friday I played a museum in Manhattan. Tonight, I am at Rockwood Music Hall. 9pm.
Photo by Anthony Mulcahy/Mullography Thur, Oct 20th, 2016 Surprise Rockwood Music Hall Gig, Tonight 7pm I have a last minute gig at Rockwood Music Hall tonight at 7pm. This one is a surprise for me too. If you are lingering after work, or enjoying this ridiculous October weather please […]
On May 12th 2016 the grammy award winning singer Susan McKeown invited me to perform at Cooper Union, NYC. It was part of an event marking the 100th anniversary of the death of James Connolly. I wrote this song from the perspective of his daughter Nora and his wife Lily. Thanks […]
The Irish Haven frequently pops up on those internet lists of ‘NYC’s Best Dive Bars’ and ‘America’s Best Dive Bars’. It was also voted one of ‘Top Ten Irish Bars in the World Outside of Ireland’, by the readers of the Irish Times, no less. You may recognise it […]
Who’s in Manhattan and finishing work around 5.30pm today? I am honoured with a ‘U’ to once again be invited to play the Free Music Friday’s Series at The American Folk Art Museum. Thanks Lara Ewen for curating this as well as everything else you do for live music in this […]
The New Year has arrived and here in Brooklyn, winter has finally remembered its job. The radio announces, “It is 12 degrees and feels like 2 in Central Park”. My brief foray into the outside world confirms with meteorological certainly that it is bloody freezing. Meanwhile at the headquarters, some […]
Tomorrow at Rockwood Music Hall, Steve Goulding will be filling in on drums for us, Len will be playing bass, as Brandon is on brief to 18 year parental leave?! Heartfelt Congratulations to Brandon, Aparna and a big welcome to the blue planet to baby Jaden. Brandon thinks he will […]