Saturday, May 27th, 7PM (doors at 6:30)

An evening of Celtic and Celtic-inspired Tunes and Songs

Acclaimed Button Accordionist Johnny Connolly and respected songwriter Casey Neill will bring the best of traditional Celtic music and influences from folk and Americana.

Casey Neill has performed throughout the world on stages such as New Yorks Town Hall, San Franciscos Great American Music Hall, and Glasgows Old Fruitmarket. He has played as a member of the Minus Five as well as sharing stages with Jello Biafra, Pete Seeger, Sunny Day Real Estate, Camper Van Beethoven, & countless more.

Following a few years residence in New York City, Casey moved back to Portland and its thriving music community. The Norway Rats formed in 2007 to tour behind his album Brooklyn Bridge (In Music We Trust label), followed by the acclaimed Goodbye to the Rank and File and All You Pretty Vandals. Caseys most recent project is Big Bridges, a collaboration with Kathryn Claire, Japanese guitar wizard Takashi OHashi, Allen Hunter, and Joe Trump.

The Peninsula Arts Center is located at 504 Pacific Ave. N., Long Beach, WA.

Tickets $15 and are available on Brown Paper Tickets, or by emailing or calling Bill at (360) 901-0962.

Wine, beer, and other refreshments are available for purchase.

Concerts benefit the Long Beach Peninsula Acoustic Music Association, a 501(c)3 non-profit charitable organization.