Boys of the Town Band Biography
Boys of the Town plays and sings traditional Irish Music. To listen to a performance will transport you to Ireland and help you to feel as if you are listening to a high quality session in a pub. The tunes are authentically presented as they have been for decades by players the world over dedicated to preserving this living tradition. You will be hard pressed to keep from tapping a toe or drumming a finger to the rhythms rooted in Irish dance. The songs, sung in both English and the Irish language evoke images of the past and the humor for which the Irish people are renowned.
The band members are all multi instrumentalists with decades of experience performing, teaching and recording. The instrumentals incorporate the Irish flute and whistle, button accordion, banjo, concertina, fiddle, Irish and Greek bouzouki and the bodhran (bow-rahn, the Irish frame drum). The players have extensive experience playing and teaching at festivals such as the Colorado Irish Festival, Cheyenne Festival, Spanish Peaks Festival, Cherokee Ranch Castle, the Colorado Governor’s residence, pubs and homes in Ireland and well known venues including the Fillmore Auditorium, San Francisco. Members also have many recording credits.