Johnnie with the Queer Thing’s thirteen comments

  • Telephone number

    I happen to be in St. Louis so I tried calling the number for this pub; it turns out to be (314) 664-7474. Apparently there is also a session on Thursday nights with Eileen Gannon. more…

  • Re: Bohola breakup?

    Ah, give it a rest, Colette... more…

  • I would take issue with the transcription of the second part of this tune. It seems to me that the part where you go up to the high G only happens the second time round, the first time its a bit lower, so just be careful to compare it to a recording if yo... more…

  • Re: Longford Fiddler,Paddy Reynolds passed away in New York this morning

    I believe that was Andy. There's definitely a lot of grunting on his solo record with Paul Brady. Perhaps it was Paul, in fact! That would explain a lot.... more…

  • The best version I've heard of this tune is on John Creaven's album. Check it out at Cdbaby.com, great flute player. more…

  • There's really a great version of this tune on the Flute Geezer's CD that's floating around the internet (http://www.lafferty.ca/music/irish/flute-geezers/ - check it out. good stuff). I've heard it called Jack Coen's, although I feel that that is a mista... more…

  • Words

    There a words to this tune: more…

  • Tommy People’s version

    Doesn't Tommy Peoples play this one in E minor? I think it sounds really nice down there, particularly the third part. I learned it from one of his CDs in Em, and then when I played it at the session all I got was blank stares, which surprised me because ... more…

  • Times

    Starts usually around 8:30 or so and goes till closing. Led by David James and Kim Hoffman. more…

  • Re: What’s your favourite band?

    oh without a doubt, bela fleck and the flecktones. great music, and upon occasion there's something celtic twinged. more…