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Americana / Original songs based on Blues and other related st / Blues, rock, American roots New York, NY  US
Every Time I See Her
Every Time I See Her
One Way Street (Down The Line)
One Way Street (Down The Line)
Too Cold Ohio Blues
Too Cold Ohio Blues
Long Lonely Night
Long Lonely Night
Down To The River
Down To The River


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    The Story of Ike Dupree Released on Dec 22, 2014
  • Flood waters rising cd cover high res
    Flood Waters Rising Released on Nov 20, 2013


Whelan: The Retrofret Sessions "Dog in the Fight"


  • Wed

    May 20

    Westerly, RI, US | 8:00pm

    Whelan Solo Dark Blue Americana Celebrating the release of Album #2 "The Story of Ike Dupree"

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  • Sat

    May 30

    New York, NY, US | 7:30pm

    Saturday May 30, 2015 Whelan Acoustic At the West End – 955 West End Avenue at 107th St Doors open at 7:30PM. Show from 8 to 10:00PM. Featuring: Randy Weinstein, Harmonica Marco Panascia, String Bass Robert Weiss, Drums Sid Whelan – Acoustic guitar & vocals All Ages Venue Songs from our just-released album “The Story of Ike Dupree” and 2014’s “Flood Waters Rising” as well as new un-recorded material and some curveballs, knuckleballs, fastballs and sliders from Stevie Wonder, Van Hunt, the Beatles, Al Green, Willie Dixon and others…

  • Wed

    Jun 17

    New York, NY, US | 7:00pm

    Whelan Trio with Marco Panascia on bass, Robert Weiss on drums, Sid Whelan Guitar & Vocals



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  • Kevin Looney (Artist)
    Kevin Looney
    Whelan ' you have a great vocal and awesome touch on the guitar , very special and i sure am a big fan .. KEVIN LOONEY ... Kentucky USA
  • CWC-(SCOTLAND) (Artist)
    Welcome from Scotland,glad to share.CWC.
  • Suzanne Cook (Artist)
    Suzanne Cook
    Thank you for your lovely message Sid, Happy Friday. Suzanne


  • Back in the Day!  1985
  • Recording the new Album "Flood Waters Rising" at John Kilgore Sound NYC 4-29-13


Sid Whelan



Sounds Like: Eric Clapton, Bonnie Raitt, Ben Harper, Kelly Joe Phelps, Taj Mahal

Label: Self

Manager: Self

Bio: A blues-influenced Americana guitarist and songwriter, Sid Whelan cut his teeth on rock & roll and charted on Midwestern indie college radio in the mid ‘80’s with his song “NY Taxi.” Early in his career, Whelan was lead guitarist with various world music acts including the Lijadu Sisters and lat...See Full Bio

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Whelan has a show on 04/16/2015 at 09:00 PM @ The Bayou in Mt Vernon, NY http://www.reverbnation.com/q/5r67qf #concert


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Website up and running!
Jan 25, 2014

Here it is: http://www.thesidwhelanband.com

New Song Idea
Mar 13, 2013

So I'm feeling guilty because all my songs are basically screeds about the curre... [more]


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