January 2018 Ceolta Notes
By Rodger Hara
Adam Agee and Jon Sousa present an enchanted evening of Irish music to celebrate the release of their second full-length album, Ceol na gCarad – English translation is “Music of Friendship” on the 13th from 7-10 PM at the Nomad Playhouse, 1410 Quince Avenue, Boulder 80304. Tickets $15-$26 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/an-evening-of-irish-music-tickets-41324979125 Tune in to the Seolta Gael show at 7 PM on the 10th to hear a few songs from the album and an interview with Adam and Jon. 88.5 FM and 1390 AM.
CaraTrom (aka Tim Baldwin) is at the Arvada Tavern on the 13th from 8-11 PM, Helga’s Restaurant in Aurora on the 19th from 8-10 PM and at the Old Oak Coffeehouse in Niwot on the 20th from 6-8 PM.
Wild Mountain plays at “Your Mom’s House” on 13th and Pearl, Capitol Hill on the 17th at 8 PM, Lustre Pearl, 26th and Walnut in RINO on the 19th at 8 PM, and Clancy’s in Wheat Ridge from 7:30 – 10:30 on the 26th. Rumor has it that the band is hard at work on their next CD to be released in time for St. Patrick’s Day.
Avourneen provides the music for the Fort Collins Contra on the 6th with lessons at 7 PM and dance at 8 PM in the Fort Collins Masonic Temple, 225 W. Oak St. $10/$5 students and on the 20th at 9 PM in Ned Kelly’s Irish Pub in Littleton, 5886 S. Sycamore St. Free Admission. Adam Goldstein does his solo Irish guitar/singer act at the Clocktower Cabaret on the 13th and 27th. Jan. 13 and Jan. 27.
Big Paddy rocks out at the Lazy Dog, 120th and Federal in Westminster on the 26th at 8 PM.
Captain Mulligan and the Privateers (Acoustic Pirate Rock) present Halfway to the Ren Faire/Kilt Nyte Out from 8:30-10:30 PM on the 13th at Cheers, 11964 Washington St, Northglenn 80233
The Pine Creek Tippers (successor to The Mountain Road Ceili Band and comprised of Frank Barber on guitar and keyboard, Camilla Bicknell on Fiddle and Beth Harmon on fiddle and concertina) play downstairs at The Margarita at Pine Creek on the 19th at 6:30 PM.
Marty Smith has moved to Breckenridge leaving a talent void for several Celtic bands in Colorado Springs.