Bio: With influences that literally span the centuries, Trooper Thorn traces their musical heritage from the airs and revolutionary songs of ancient Ireland through the ages, drawing along the way from bluegrass, rock, gospel, classic and contemporary country, plus an impressive suite of original comp... See Full BioMore Info
We're performing at a charity event to benefit the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation. The event will be an all day affair with five local Celtic rock bands, including Anita and the Yanks, Sligo Rags, Ken O'Malley, Trooper Thorn and Brick Top Blaggers. $20 donation to attend, 100% of profits go towards the PBFT (a 501c3 non-profit).
The bands participating are: Craic Haus (www.craichaus.com, www.facebook.com/pages/Craic-Haus/144369862256330, www.myspace.com/craichaus) ... Anita & The Yanks (www.anitaandtheyanks.com, www.facebook.com/pages/Anita-and-the-Yanks/128642140358, www.myspace.com/anitaandtheyanks) The Fooks (www.facebook.com/pages/456288665220, www.myspace.com/fooksband) Trooper Thorn (www.trooper-thorn.com, www.facebook.com/Trooper.Thorn.CA) Hoist The Colors (www.facebook.com/Hoistthecolors.music, www.myspace.com/Hoistthecolorsmusic) Brick Top Blaggers (www.bricktopblaggers.com, www.facebook.com/bricktopblaggers) The Fenians (www.thefenians.com) Sligo Rags (www.sligorags.com) LA Police Emerald Society Pipes & Drums Band (www.lapespipesanddrums.com) There will items for auction and raffle throughout the day. If you wish to donate items for the silent auction and/or the raffle, contact Michael Kelly at: firstname.lastname@example.org or (562) 544-2996 cell Tickets are $20 per person, all monies go directly to benefit Bob & Gaile Kelly. Children ages 12 and under get in free. We will also be pre-selling a compilation CD of the bands performances at the benefit. Cost is $25 per CD featuring two songs from each band's performance.