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The Dirty Thieving Gypsies

Rank #6 US Harrisburg, PA Rock


Bio: The Dirty Thieving Gypsies are:

Michael Anthony Smith - Lead Vocals, Guitar, Harmonica
Rick Johns - Guitars
Fran Johns - Bass Guitar
Frank Seidel - Keyboards
Leon Grickis - Drums

The Dirty Thieving Gypsies debut album "Carnival Smile" is available on iTunes and Amazon

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  • Sat

    Sep 6

    Harrisburg, PA, US | 7:00pm

    Harrisburg, PA, US
    Sat Sep 06 7:00pm


    JR WOLF is celebrating the release of their full length studio debut album a few days early. Four original Central PA bands are on the bill in support of this release. Admission includes a signed, numbered copy of the limited first run press of the album. JR WOLF, an original band from Hershey, is this evening’s headliner. Their original sound is defined as: alternafolk jamrock. They will be joined by Lancaster rockers Heroes 4 Ransom; Goodbye Four, a power trio from Camp Hill and The Dirty Thieving Gypsies, a blues-tinged rock band from Harrisburg.
 This is to raise awareness and support for JR WOLF’s self-titled debut album release, September 09.

  • Sun

    Jun 15

    Harrisburg, PA, US | 8:00pm

    Harrisburg, PA, US
    Sun Jun 15 8:00pm


    Playing show with Billy Reighns

  • 2014

    Apr 19

    Harrisburg, PA, US | 2:00pm

    Harrisburg, PA, US
    Sat Apr 19 2:00pm


    Benefit for K&L Foundation. After Party for JerseyMike 5K.

  • 2013

    Apr 26

    Lancaster, PA, US | 9:30pm
    The Tap Room
    Lancaster, PA, US
    Fri Apr 26, 2013 9:30pm


    Solo acoustic show with Michael Anthony Smith

  • 2013

    Mar 29

    Harrisburg, PA, US | 8:00pm

    Harrisburg, PA, US
    Fri Mar 29, 2013 8:00pm


    Benefit for Jersey Mike. Raising money for his children.

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  • Chris Nelson (Artist) Chris Nelson
    I want a copy of the CD when it's out! P.S.why haven't you fanned me back yet?
  • The Dirty Thieving Gypsies (Artist) The Dirty Thieving G...
    thanks to everyone who's come out to see The Dirty Thieving Gypsies! We hope to be back on stage soon to play for you. In the mean time, take a listen to some of the tracks...
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Q: So what DOES a bucket of chicken sound like? Many have compared this sound to that of someone nailing two oranges together, but many in the local community disagree. What are your thoughts on this?
A: Click on a link and listen to all of the avian toned goodness!

Asked by Chris Nelson. Answered on Mon Apr 22 2013


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