Thank You

Posted by on Mar 16, 2016

Thank You

It is with a torn heart that I announce that Stoneybatter Band will no longer be performing together as a band. I’d like to thank all of our friends and family that have supported us over the years. There is nothing better than knowing that people are rooting for you, both behind the scenes and in the audience. Also, thanks to all the venues and festivals that had us perform on their stages,...

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Some Radio Action

Posted by on Aug 27, 2014

Some Radio Action

  Stoneybatter Band has had a nice run of concerts this year and have recently been getting some radio recognition on both Brian O’Donovan’s Celtic Sojourn on WGBH 89.7 and Tim Larkin’s Celtic Stew WUMD 89.3. Thanks guys! Also we are working out some dates to do a live radio show with Mr. Larkin on Celtic Stew. Stay tuned for more...

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Concert Review!

Posted by on Feb 26, 2014

Concert Review!

Well, I admit, this review was from October, but since we never got around to posting it, and since we have a slew of shows coming up, I thought it was worth the post. So here ya go…. Stoneybatter Band at the 1728 Coffeehouse by Nancy Farrell 10/11/13 It was a full house at Jordan Hall for the 1728 Coffeehouse on Saturday. The coffeehouse is organized by Linda Schumacher to raise money for...

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New Album ! ! !

Posted by on Feb 9, 2013

New Album ! ! !

Stoneybatter Band’s new album has arrived, and will be available from us and a variety of online services soon!   Mining the traditions of fiddle, flute, guitar, bouzouki, uillean pipes, bodhran, and song, these talented and versatile musicians have created a tightly wrought and warmly genuine sound, reminiscent of the great Irish band Planxty. However, just when you think...

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Marlin Spike

Posted by on Jul 11, 2012

Well, our friend Katie slapped me for not updating our web site regularly. So, here’s the lasted update. We are just finishing up our first album. The recording is done and we are finalizing the mixes. One set of tunes that we recorded, which may or may not be on the album, starts with a tune I wrote called Marlin Spike. Here is a video of Jim, George and I playing it about a year ago at...

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Stoneybatter wraps up active month

Posted by on Apr 3, 2012

Stoneybatter wraps up active month

Well, we just wrapped up a very active and successful month culminating with our first standing ovation from a great crowd in Holliston, MA. There we played two lively 45 minute sets to a very attentive audience of a hundred plus people at the 1728 Coffee House. We also had a favorable review of our Framingham State show published a few days ago where we were kindly described as a ‘tight...

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2012 BCM Fest…

Posted by on Jan 6, 2012

2012 BCM Fest…

Time to show off your BCM Fest tattoos again. Stoneybatter Band will be leading a session on Saturday, January 7th at 11am at the BCM Fest this year. The session will be at the First Parish Church in Cambridge on the corner of Mass Ave and Church Street, just around the corner from Club Passim. Come join us for some tunes … and to show off your...

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Saturday, Oct 29th at 1728 Coffee House

Posted by on Oct 19, 2011

Saturday, Oct 29th at 1728 Coffee House

  We are excited to be playing at 1728 Coffee House at the First Congregational Church in Holliston, MA again for a show on Saturday, October 29th. Doors open at 7pm, show starts at 7:30 and goes ’till 10pm. Also during the intermission there will be great tasting deserts!!! This was a lot of fun the last time, and we expect the same this time around. Hope you can make...

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