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New York Celtic Band 1

This New York Celtic Band latest CD was named the Number 1 Irish Voice Record of the Year for 2008. Mike Farragher of the Irish Voice writes that this band is “quintessential Irish Americana” and that their new release is “the soundtrack of your life set against a diverse musical back drop that includes alternative country, modern rock, traditional melodies, and playful funk.” Those who have been around Celtic music in the Northeast and in the NYC area are no strangers to this band.

This New York Celtic Band is a spirited seven-piece band featuring the lead vocalist, a talented singer-songwriter. An animated accordion, fiddle, banjo/mandolin trio and a rock-solid bass-drums-guitar rhythm section makes for a dynamic and entertaining stage show. A family affair, her brothers are band mates and founders of the group. Growing up with Irish immigrant parents, the band was immersed in Irish music, dance, and tradition, yet heavily influenced by rock & roll on the radio; the result is thoughtful pop & Americana with a lively Irish flare.

New York Celtic Band passion

Making each performance an event, this New York Celtic Band is an entertaining musical experience not to be missed. Bringing together international award winning ceili playing, great vocals, fantastic originals and a rocking rhythm section are their hallmarks. Whether you hear them in a music club, a party, or a festival… get ready for fun, energy and passion.

In addition to their original set, the band loves to cover R&B, rock and country with their own special style, often interweaving them with traditional Irish tunes.

Their latest CD explores the band’s family and musical roots growing up Irish-American or “narrowbacks” in New York City.

New York Celtic Band venues

This New York Celtic Band has had the great fortune to play at these notable venues over the last few years: The Theater at Madison Square Garden, New York PNC Bank Arts Center, The IZOD Center in Rutherford, NJ, New Jersey Waterloo Village, New Jersey Sherman Theatre, PA Northern Lights, Albany, NY Kenny's Castaways, New York The Harp, Boston, MA Fairfield University, CT St. Peters College, New Jersey Iona College, New York Manhattan College, New York WFUV at Fordham University, New York The Museum for Television & Radio, New York Fox & Friends, The Fox News Network, and Joe's Pub, NYC, NY.

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