Friday, March 13, 2009

Joe Hurley's Irish Rock Revue

#12 in our month-long series of St. Patrick's Day events:
Joe Hurley's All-Star Irish Rock Revue
Saturday, March 14 and Tuesday, March 17
Joe Hurley's annual Irish Rock Revue is the highlight of the St. Patrick's Day season.
Backed by a house band of rogues and gents, a seemingly endless array of talented vocalists take turns belting out the best rock & roll tunes to come from the emerald isle.

Artists confirmed include:
Members of the bands Cracker, Ian Hunter Band, Patti Smith Band, The Dictators, Laura Cantrell, Grammy-winning Irish vocalist Susan McKeown, Ivan Julian (Voidoids, Matthew Sweet), Broadway stars Michael Cerveris (Tony winner), Antonique Smith, Annie Golden and Lara Janine (Rock of Ages), La La Brooks (lead singer-Crystals "Da Doo Run Run"), UK comic legend Stephen Frost of "Whose Line Is It Anyway," NYC legend Garland Jeffreys ("96 tears"), best-selling Irish novelist Colum McCann, SNL Band's Christine Ohlman, Tish & Snooky, from Liverpool's The La's - Mike Badger, Don Fleming, Loser's Lounge Joe McGinty, Tricia Scotti, Daniel Rey, Israeli film-star Meital Dohan (Showtime's 'Weeds"), King Missile's John S. Hall, Keanan Duffty, comedian Colin Quinn (TV's "Tough crowd with Colin Quinn"), Laura Dawn, (The Little Death NYC), Jon Spurney & Christian Gibbs (Passing Strange) and dozens more.
The show is hosted once again by co-emcees by Joe Hurley & Ed Rogers.

Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door,
and are on sale for both shows, Saturday, and Tuesday.

Saturday, March 14
Doors open 6pm
The Mercantillers - 7pm
Joe Hurley & the Gents - 8pm
Joe Hurley's Irish Rock Revue - 9pm
Le Poisson Rouge
158 Bleecker St. (Thompson St.)
New York, NY

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