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Gandalf Murphy

Gandalf Murphy

Alternative / Americana/Indie / Classic Rock Cold Spring, NY  US
Light A Way
Light A Way
Desire
Desire
Tink
Tink
Pushin' Up Daisies
Pushin' Up Daisies

Shows

  • 2012

    Jun 29

    Harpursville, NY, US | 11:00am

    The NY Faerie Festival 2012 (06/29 - 07/01) is a Nature loving and family friendly event set in rural New York State just east of Binghamton. Fairies, elves and fantastic creatures gather in wooded hollows between the Finger Lakes and the Catskill mountains. With enchanting music and colorful pageantry they invite you to join them in celebrating nature's wonders and the magic of imagination.

  • 2012

    Jun 2

    Broughton-in-Furness, CMA, UK | 8:00pm

    Tickets: Broughton Information Centre

  • 2011

    Oct 8

    Plymouth, MA, US | 7:30pm
  • 2011

    Sep 23

    Fairfield, CT, US | 7:00pm

    Hailing from the whimsy locale of Slambovia (in reality, they’re from Sleepy Hollow, NY), Joziah Longo and his fellow circus-folk have culled up a tight following since hitting the road for the first time in 1998. Their punkish backwoods folkie take on jam rock is a refreshing and their wildly entertaining stage presence, with a carnie-like fashion sense, makes for a truly unique and memorable live music experience. You’ll hear them referred to as Punk Classical Hillbilly Pink Floyd, and that’s about as accurate as it gets. Their melodic, psychedelic and darkly upbeat mix of scorching guitar, piccolo, flute, bass, cello, accordion, mandolin and theremin is exciting, inspiring and unlike anything we’ve had on StageOne. “Yes, that’s really what they call themselves. After you’ve dragged yourself, beaten and bloodied, through all of those fourteen syllables, you’ll be presently surprised to find an entirely enjoyable easy-listening folk-rock band.” – PopMatters.com “A captivatingly unconventional, tremendously gifted musical tribe of which I was about to become a devoted fan, joining legions of other disciples.” – Rutland Herald, Southern Vermont

  • 2011

    Jul 16

    Sellersville, PA, US | 8:00pm

    (Cabaret Reserved for Members until 6/16) Creating an enchanting atmosphere driven by the distinctive singing & songwriting of Joziah Longo, Gandalf Murphy & the Slambovian Circus of Dreams is a mental rollercoaster of whimsical, thought-provoking compositions. Citing influences as diverse as Hank, Dylan, Bowie, Incredible String Band & early Floyd, Longo describes the band's music as "punk-classical-hillbilly-Floyd.” The Circus has earned critical acclaim & a fiercely loyal following as they tour in support of new album “The Grand Slambovians” "Whenever I watch The Circus it reminds me to write and perform with my whole heart and soul." ~ Dar Williams "Lively songs that are imbued with mystical stirrings." ~ New York Times "Super and Natural... I love this band!" ~ Gene Shay, WXPN

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  • Joshua Gannon-Salomon (Artist)
    Joshua Gannon-Salomon
    your shows always send me to really cool places in the landscape of mind and dreaming. I hope you'll give my stuff a listen if you can spare a moment.
  • nymphonomicon (Artist)
    nymphonomicon
    awesome stuff guys:)
  • ahynes1 (Fan)
    ahynes1
    Looking forward to seeing Gandalf Murphy at Middnight on Main in Middletown, CT on New Years Eve!
  • cesli vane (Artist)
    cesli vane
    Hi Gandalf Murphy ... wonderful and high spirits! Peace & love from a coconut island, cesli!
  • MOR (Artist)
    MOR
    Love the look and mist of all the tunes. A friend just told me about you here on long island. Awesome. Peace unity n rock on!
  • Steve Pennell (Artist)
    Steve Pennell
    Awesome show last night at The Grand in Ellsworth, ME! The Hillbilly Pirate Ball was a lot of fun. I always feel better after attending your concerts. Thank you!!!!!

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Label: High Noon Records

Manager: Joziah Longo/Sharley McEwen

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  • Song Plays 238
  • Total Fans 104
  • ReverbNation Fans 75
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