Tag Archives: Blackthorn
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How To Be Irish in Philly This Week

Celebrate the birthday of Scottish poet Robert Burns in Mt. Laurel, NJ, this week. Catch Blackthorn on Saturday, enjoy some beef and beer with AOH Div. 87, dance to the beat of Luke Jardel, and get ready for a house party next weekend with some primo trad musicians. And much, much more!

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Mike Boyce

How To Be Irish in Philly This Week

Rugby, an Irish festival on the Delaware and another in Mont Clare, Blackthorn, Jamison, a little Dracula, and John Byrne in Ardmore–it’s shaping up to be a great week to be Irish.

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Seamus Kelleher

Blackthorn’s Lead Guitarist Says Farewell

After 15 years with one of the most popular Celtic rock bands in the Philly area, Seamus Kelleher is moving on as a solo act.

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Blackthorn Does a Freebie in Collegeville

Fortunately for us, photographer Brian Mengini was there so you can see—if not hear—all the fun.

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They’re Coming Home

The two musical groups playing at Sunday’s Inspirational Irish Women event have strong connections to the Irish Center.

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The littlest dancers get some one-on-one coaching.

One Week To Go and the Fun Has Already Started

The last of the Philly Parade fundraisers rocked the Springfield Country Club on Sunday with Blackthorn on stage and wall-to-wall supporters. We have loads of photos and a video.

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You get to see these little girls in action at the Blackthorn fundraiser.

They’re Putting the Fun in Fundraising

The St. Paddy’s Day Parade needs to make $100,000 so, of course, we get to have fun helping them. The first of four major fundraisers starts this weekend.

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AOH 65 Recognizes Some Special People

They’ve served the Irish community for years, and it’s their turn to be honored: Tommy Moffit, Jack McNamee, and Blackthorn. See photos from the awards dinner.

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