With the great Irish holiday around the corner, Gov. Martin O'Malley's formerly-retired Celtic band has been booked for two shows St. Patrick's Day weekend at the Creative Alliance.
O'Malley's March, with the Governor, of course, outfront on vocals and acoustic guitar, is scheduled to play Saturday, March 16 at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Shows are $25 for non-members of the Creative Alliance and $20 for members, with proceeds benefitting the Creative Alliance, located on Eastern Avenue in Highlandtown.
O'Malley's bandmates include Jared Denhard (Irish harp, uielann pipes, trombone), Jim Eagan (fiddle), and Sean McComiskey (button accordion).
As The Washington Post noted, it's been years since O’Malley, preparing for his first run for governor in 2006, announced that he was putting his band into retirement. Reportedly, he and his advisors feared...