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Folk / World / Pop Philadelphia, PA  US
Let's Get Carried Away (album version)
All Your Secrets (album version)
More Love (album version)


  • 2015

    Oct 3

    Philadelphia, PA, US | 8:00pm

    Check out www.northwestmusicrevival.com for news and updates. The historic Germantown neighborhood located in Northwest Philadelphia has been a go-to, year-round spot for tourists and locals, known for its unique architecture. A new reason to visit this area is the 2nd Annual NorthWest Music Revival, a daylong festival featuring prominent local bands. Located at The Phoenix, a rustic open-air venue with exposed brick walls and a large covered stage, the NWMR showcase will be a fun-filled day for neighbors and the Philadelphia music community as well. With 8 hours of live music, cold beverages, and food trucks, this is sure to be the music event of the Fall. Featured Bands: Viv and The Revival New Sound Brass Band Cold Roses Jeff Thomas’ All-Volunteer Army Thee, Idea Man The Bones of JR Jones Eloise Sharkey Shawn Hennessey Thank you to our sponsors: Hannah Dee Interiors Vinylux Milk Street Marketing Gashouse Radio Lamb Squad Barren Hill Tavern Shawn Hennessey of Hennessey Bonfire and Leana Song will be doing a SOLO Acoustic Set at 2:30. A rare performance of original works! For more information or sponsorship inquiries contact: Damien info@northwestmusicrevival.com

  • 2015

    Sep 17

    Philadelphia, PA, US | 8:00pm

    Hennessey Bonfire playing the Mt. Airy Street Fare 8:45-10. Featuring Jim Hamilton on Hybrid Drumkit, Tom Spiker Guitar, Elliot Garland Bass and Shawn on Guitar and Vocals:)

  • 2014

    Nov 5

    Philadelphia, PA, US | 8:00pm
  • 2014

    Aug 23

    Philadelphia, NJ, US | 5:00pm

    Outdoor concert Bonfire Trio plus Covers, casino style.

  • 2014

    Aug 3

    Philadelphia, PA, US | 2:00pm

    2014 2nd Street Festival


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Sounds Like: Paul Simon, David Byrne, Iron & Wine, Gotye, John Mayer

Label: Independent

Manager: Self

Bio: Hennessey Bonfire is the world pop project of songwriter and percussionist Shawn Hennessey (Leana Song). Their debut "Let's Get Carried Away" is a prophetic melting-pot of honest songs, world percussion, luscious harmonies and gang vocals. Shawn played and recorded most of the instruments himse...See Full Bio

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“An amazing record that I'm happy exists in this world. The compositions, arrangements, performance, and production are all top notch. The harmonies and rhythms are rich and beautifully unpredictable at times. The lyrics and melodies are totally you in the best way. Your voice and vocal harmonies are incredible. Special kudos to you and Tom Spiker on the mix!! There are so many influences and musical worlds that you have truly blended into a style that is honest and pure Shawn Hennessey. Bravo!”

— Brian Marsella, Musicians Journal

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