For those of you who know, I have an Irish cousin who pays the rent as a doctor but who also happens to be quite a gifted wordsmith when it comes to the delicate, tricky craft of songwriting. John Tully is JT Songs. Before he opens for the Silver Jews in and around Ireland in May, JT thought he would fly to the States to devastate the masses in New York City. Here are some specs:
WEDNESDAY March 26th: Mr. Dennehy's (9pm)
THURSDAY March 27th: Pete's Candy Store (8pm)
FRIDAY March 28th: Googie's Lounge (Living Room Upstairs) (9pm)
If I were in the city, I would be at each and every gig, but, alas, I am not.
Ah, yes, I must not forget. Not only is JT a supremely gifted doctor and musician. He is also one of the finest young actors of his generation. Witness this stunning tribute to the slippery, shifting accents of fellow countryman Colin Farrell, directed by yours truly...