It is McLean Avenue Band’s first album and we are having a CD release party on Fri. March 25 in Vintage Lounge, White Plains, NY. Just to let everyone know that I am playing a concert in The Katharine Cornell Theatre, Marthas Vineyard this Saturday at 8pm ): Buddy Connolly – keyboards/accordion/Whistles Vonnie Quinn – Fiddle/vocals Blatant self-promotion: What would you like to plug? Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. If you are a member of The Session, log in to add a comment. Finally, there was a live music performance by singer-guitarist Mary Courtney, accompanied by Vonnie Quinn – Fiddle/vocals Pio Ryan – Banjo How did your band’s name come about? Can you recommend any other act(s) we should feature on MurphGuide? Darren Maloney Banjo band website: McLeanAvenueBand.com Change ). Re: Concert in Marthas Vineyard. 8 pm Vonnie Quinn is someone we see every day on Bloomberg TV – whether reporting global economic news or interviewing movers and shakers in finance. You can catch Padraig Allen solo or with McLean Avenue Band on several dates this month: Spotlight Artists: Padraig Allen + McLean Avenue Band. “You Couldn’t Have Come At A Better Time”, Most expensive fighter ever — F-35 Ejection Seats will only harm a couple dozen pilots 1st year in service. Co-host of Bloomberg radio's The Bloomberg Advantage. More info at www.kctconcerts.com If you aren’t a member of The Session yet, you can sign up now. We have all lived there for a portion of our existence, whether it was for a year or 100 nights of fun. 2,498 Followers, 967 Following, 389 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Vonnie Quinn (@vonniequinn) Padraig Allen – guitar/vocals Pio Ryan – Banjo A number of people supported were welcomed up to play percussion with the band. How long have you been performing? Build a song list you like to sing and people like to listen to and keep working at it!! Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Joe Biancrosso – guitar/madolin/vocals Still my favorite sign from the Women's March against our fake president. March 13 Eastchester St. Patricks Day Party, NY, 5pm Met him in Lurgan years ago. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Fri. March 11 Mark Twain School, Yonkers NY, 7 pm. ( Log Out /  Padraig’s website: PadraigAllen.com Learn how your comment data is processed. Plays fiddle. Vonnie Quinn is someone we see every day on Bloomberg TV – whether reporting global economic news or interviewing movers and shakers in finance. Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. by murph | Tell us a story or anecdote about performing live Vonnie Quinn Fiddle Dave Fahy Guitar/Vocals More info at www.kctconcerts.com Hope to see some of you there! Tell us a story or anecdote about performing live. Sun. There will be music from my new album ‘who?’ (www.darrenmaloney.com) Jessica Semins – fiddle/harmonica/vocals Spotlight artist | Past lives (i.e., previous bands, your early years, etc. Thanks, and even more music, over at Barry Ritholtz’s BIG PICTURE. ): Blatant self-promotion: What would you like to plug? March 3, 2011 # Posted by Darren Maloney 14 years ago. facebook: mcleanavenueband. Where can we buy your music? James Taylor, Clancy Brothers, Rankin Family, John Fogerty. Membership is free, and it only takes a moment to sign up. We have all lived there for a portion of our existence, whether it was for a year or 100 nights of fun. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Any advice to someone just starting out? Thu. Linkage: Thu. RAGAMUFFINS Dave Barckow & Vonnie Quinn FOX 5 Vegas Gibson Showroom "Funny Little Guy ... French-Canadian Fiddle Tunes with Devon & Dejah Leger - Duration: 3:01. haikumom Recommended for you. Can you recommend any other act(s) we should feature on MurphGuide? Alan Gogerty, Steve Reilly, Dave Barckow, Upcoming Shows: We felt it was a part of the band, so lets keep it as a part and call the band McLean Avenue. You can catch Padraig Allen solo or with McLean Avenue Band on several dates this month: Hope to see some of you there! Dave Fahy Guitar/Vocals The event featured special guests Elias Hetko, a longtime AHRC NYC Community Musician, on guitar, Bloomberg News’ Vonnie Quinn on fiddle, and drummer Eamon Ellams. ( Log Out /  ( Log Out /  McLean Avenue in Yonkers, NY. Didn’t know she was a whiz on the Irish fiddle. Lots of talented folk have more than one talent. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. March 10: American Irish Fund St. Patrick’s Day, Tribeca Rooftop, NYC, 7-10pm In the middle of some of our shows, we have been known to play tunes away from the stage, on pillars or tables or wherever the tune brings us. It is on Monday, May 30, Memorial Day 2011. March 12 Huntington Country Club, Huntington, NY. Vonnie Quinn - Bloomberg TV anchor. Sat. cdbaby.com or e-mail info@papaevents.com Vonnie Quinn Fiddle In addition to playing some rousing Irish instrumentals they led the crowd in the signing on Steve Earle’s Galway Girl. Re: Concert in Marthas Vineyard . The Bantry Bay served a terrific Lunch & Cocktail reception, which along with the program, was sponsored and underwritten by our patrons: Jack Ahern - IUOE Local 30, James Mahoney- Local I have played with many different bands including, Mick Flavin, Jimmy Buckley, Sharon Turley, Derek Warfield from the Wolfe Tones, Dublin City Ramblers, Foster and Allen, The Prodigals and The Whole Shabang. Didn’t know she was a whiz on the Irish fiddle. Didn’t know she was a whiz on the Irish fiddle. Favorite venues to play: Wed. March 9: Pig And Whistle, Times Square, NYC, 9 pm So thats where Dave Fahy is now. How long have you been performing? Musical influences: Sun. hi Darren ,can you judge the connacht fleadh july 1 /2 .leitrim, So thats where Dave Fahy is now. The band had to come looking for me!! ( Log Out /  2 Comments. Past lives (i.e., previous bands, your early years, etc. Sun. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. We have a new CD coming out in two weeks, “Easy & Free”. March 6: Molly Spillane’s, Mamaroneck, NY 4pm March 3: O’Neills, Norwalk, CT, 9.30pm Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. Carnegie Hall, Cruise of Irish Stars, along with many of our Westchester NY, Jersey, Connecticut clubs too… Many thanks to you all. McLean Avenue in Yonkers, NY. We felt it was a part of the band, so lets keep it as a part and call the band McLean Avenue. hi Darren ,can you judge the connacht fleadh july 1 /2 .leitrim # Posted by Martin Donohoe 14 years ago. March 6: Fagan’s Ale House, Yonkers, NY 8pm Thanks to the time difference between the locations, the financial markets in Europe close when the American markets are still in full swing. And then in May, The Glenrowan Tavern in Yonkers is celebrating the launch with there first Festival, featuring many guest artists including the Whole Shabang original line up from 1993. We decided to change the name to ‘McLean Avenue’ from “The Whole Shabang” in 2007. extraordinaire and Vonnie Quinn on fiddle and vocals entertained us with music, song and dancing. Padraig is an accomplished veteran of the tri-state area’s Irish music scene, and answers our questions below: Our next spotlight artists are The McLean Avenue Band, lead by Padraig Allen. And the audience were jeering for a bit but I got a standing ovation after for efforts!! Band Lineup: Fri. March 11 Christy’s Bar, New Haven, CT 10.30 pm (full McLean Ave Band) Fri. 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