Date: Apr 2, 2016Time: 8:00Price: $8 in advance/ $10 the day ofType: Alternative Rock
PIE-EYED PREACHERS is an Irish-American folk rock group out of Philadelphia, PA. A band deep roots in the musical traditions of Ireland and the US, this is for those who work hard and play hard.
Originally formed in Nashville, TN by Boston native Matt B. on vocals and guitar, PIE-EYED PREACHERS blends traditional tunes with their own fun and often haunting originals, every song as unforgettable as the last. With decades of experiece between them, they know how to put on an intriguing and enjoyable
Founding member Matt B.’s voice was made for singing the stories of traditional Irish music, and his guitar accompaniment, along with the perfect foundation laid by drummer Whitey Ellis and Connor Basilici on bass, allow multi-instrumentalist Young Sam James to let loose on melody. In 2014, they released their debut album “BONESETTER” which was recorded in Nashville.
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