Jerry Cobbs’s five comments

  • Re: Bizarre situations at sessions

    Trish, I don't know if you're familiar with the American TV program "The Andy Griffith Show," but it sounds a lot like you had a couple of visits from Ernest T. Bass. more…

  • Re: Can you speak, or sing, while playing fiddle?

    It's not ITM, but Hillary Klug, a performer in Nashville, is known for singing, fiddling, and buck dancing simultaneously. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XsHQQ2BYaCQ more…

  • Re: The Great Lurker Uprising of 2019

    I live in North Alabama (Southeastern US), and there are a few Irish/Celtic type bands around but only one session that I know of, and it's mostly a jam session by the former members of a band who no longer play gigs, although anyone is welcome and I have... more…

  • Re: American Irish Band Names

    I guess technically it's Scottish, not Irish, but the local Celtic music band here is named Black Market Haggis. Which of course in the US is a real thing since we're not allowed to import real haggis. more…

  • Re: Maggie Meyer’s Irish Pub

    My wife and I went to our very first ITM session (this one) yesterday. Had a great time! Everyone was welcoming and helpful, even though we have no experience in playing ITM previously and just wanted to learn and see what it was about. We'll definitel... more…