The Geripatricks

When:
22nd July 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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As part of our cider & gin festival we would like to welcome back this fabulous Irish folk duo who always go down a storm.

Alongside over 50 ciders & gins we have a hog roast which will be able from 3pm out on the terrace. The boys will be entertaining us all from 6pm!

Genre
Irish Folk Music with humour

 

Band Members
The GERIPATRICKS are Jim Caroll on guitar & lead vocals and Kev Mannion on banjo and backing vocals.

 

Home Town
Northampton

 

Record Label
none

 

Biography
Myself and Jim are both second generation Irish brought in a big Irish community in Northampton. But Irish music wasn’t my first love punk rock was my seen and then motorhead & ZZTop Jim was zepplen man and loved open air gigs. Then we grew up we’l Jim did first and was in a very well known Irish band called BANISH THE VERMIN which he was lead singer & guitarist. And myself i was messing around in bars with me banjo and then joined wait for it the NELSON MANDELA CEILI BAND yes it was a scream. After some time we broke up and reformed 2 years later at a bar session this is when Jim joined us. And people came & went in the band but me and Jim stayed with IT and changed the name to THE GERIPATRICKS

 

Current Location
Northampton

 

General manager
ourselves

 

Influences
The Dubliners The Clancey brothers and The Fureys