Mercy Centre Benefit Concert with Donie Carroll and Friends

Last week at the New York Irish Center local Cork transplant Donie Carroll brought together  a host of Irish and area talent to raise money in his annual concert for the Mercy Centre Orphanage in Bangkok Thailand.  Always a treat!

Irish Variety Makes a Comeback! Mick Moloney and the Famous McNultys

It’s high time vaudeville—variety, anyway—made a comeback.  Mick Moloney and Athena Tergis play in front of a slide of the Famous McNulty Fami The Prairie Home Companion has had a monopoly on it for far too long, with its mixture of music, sketch and storytelling (and I’ve never been all that thrilled by Guy Noir).  […]