Tag Archive for 5 Questions

5 Questions: Paddy Moloney of the Chieftains

To purchase tickets to see the Chieftains perform at the Lynn Auditorium, March 18, 2018, visit www.lynnauditorium.com 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Paddy Moloney is the founder and leader of The Chieftains. He grew up in Donnycarney, North Co. Dublin. His love of Irish music came from his parents’ native Co.…

5 Questions: James Montgomery

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – When blues legend James Montgomery plays the harmonica, he “brings it on home”. Whether it’s recording with Kid Rock, sitting in with Gregg Allman, or fronting his hot band of thirty years, Montgomery plays with authority. While growing up in Detroit he learned first-hand from the…

5 Questions: Tinsley Ellis

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Tinsley Ellis may have grown up in southern Florida, but he is one of today’s best blues and rock guitarists and vocalists around. Ellis has been performing for over 40 years and shows no signs of stopping. SD: What was it about the electric guitar that…

5 Questions: Kelly McIntyre

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Kelly is from Newton, MA and she has been singing since the second grade, and writing for Musical Theatre since high school. She graduated from the Hartt School of Music with a BFA in Musical Theatre, and moved on to join the tour of “A Night…

5 Questions: Craig Brown

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Just in case Netflix’s The Crown hasn’t quenched your thirst for the royals…… Craig Brown is the author of 18 books, and a prolific journalist. He has been writing his parodic diary in Private Eye since 1989. He has been a columnist for, among others, The…

5 Questions: Clifton Murray of The Tenors

See The Tenors perform at the Lynn Auditorium on December 21st 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Multi-platinum power house vocal group The Tenors will light up the holiday season with their show at the Lynn Auditorium.   The Tenors, Victor Micallef, Clifton Murray, and Fraser Walters will be performing songs from their…

5 Questions: Loretta Swit

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – “Switheart” chronicles the artwork of TV Icon Loretta Swit, a true champion of the animal kingdom. Watercolorist, award-winning animal activist, and actress, Ms. Swit is renowned for her starring role on TV’s most honored series, M*A*S*H, for which she won two EMMY’s and worldwide acclaim.  SD:…

5 Questions: Damian Darlington of Brit Floyd

To purchase tickets to see Brit Floyd at the Lynn Auditorium on November 13th visit www.lynnauditorium.com 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Damian Darlington created Brit Floyd back in 2011 after performing in another Pink Floyd tribute band.  Not only is he a vocalist and guitarist, he is also the musical director…

5 Questions: Erin Dickins

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Award-winning jazz vocalist and founding member of Manhattan Transfer, renowned chef and author, Erin Dickins, has performed or recorded with many well-known artists. As a solo artist, Dickins captivates audiences with a stunning voice and upbeat humor. Dickins’ is noted style, literally adding a little sizzle…

5 Questions: Simon Curtis

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy –  Simon Curtis began as a theatre director and directed extensively at the Royal Court Theatre London as well as the National Theatre, Donmar Warehouse and Lincoln Centre, New York.  Curtis’ debut film My Week with Marilyn received two Academy Award Nominations and was nominated for three…