Murphy Beds on Folk Alley

We were delighted to record three songs and an interview with Folk Alley last spring. Thanks to Linda Fahey and Beehive Productions for the footage and interview.

http://www.folkalley.com/music/extras/the-murphy-beds-2015-folk-alley-session

“Blackwater Side” available as free single from Bandcamp

Amy Helfand Boat Murphy Beds Black Waterside

Oh, forgot to mention, new Beds single “Blackwater Side” is available for free (or feel free) from band camp:: https://murphybeds.bandcamp.com/track/blackwater-side/

  Blackwater Side by The Murphy Beds (single)

Murphy Beds Midwest Tour, Europe Shows with Sam Amidon

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Eamon and Jefferson are on tour in the American Midwest in October. Then in November we travel to Europe for a string of dates with Sam Amidon, followed by a month-long tour of Austria as part of the 2014 Guinness Irish Christmas Festival. See you for a song, a beer-cheese soup, and a fondue!

Friday, . . . → Read More: Murphy Beds Midwest Tour, Europe Shows with Sam Amidon

Murphy Beds touring Austria in Nov – Dec

Murphy Beds are touring Austria in Nov-Dec as part of the 19th Guinness Irish Christmas Festival! Here are the dates.

Do 27.11.2014 TRAISEN – Volkshaus

Fr 28.11.2014 BRUCK a.d.Mur – Försterschule

Sa 29.11.2014 FELDKIRCHEN – Amthof

So 30.11.2014 BLEIBURG – Altes Brauhaus

Mo 1.12.2014 UDINE (I) venue tba

Di 2.12.2014 LAAKIRCHEN – ALFA

Mi 3.12.2014 . . . → Read More: Murphy Beds touring Austria in Nov – Dec

Beds go West. Then East.

The Murphy Beds – West Coast Summer Tour

 

Tuesday, June 24, 7pm

Bellingham, WA

Green Frog Acoustic Tavern

http://www.acoustictavern.com

 

Wednesday June 25th, 7pm

Portland, OR

Alberta Street Pub

http://albertastreetpub.com

$20 ticket includes a $5 food and beverage voucher for the night of the show

Advance Tickets at www.littlesearecords.com/concerts

 

Thursday, June 26, 7pm

. . . → Read More: Beds go West. Then East.

Beds to perform live web concert on April 2

The Murphy Beds will be performing live on the internet via Concert Window on April 2, at 8:00 PM EST. The concert will be part of Concert Window’s new “Songs from the Couch” series, broadcast live from Ditmas Park, Brooklyn. Watch live on the internet from anywhere in the world! These shows are interactive, with . . . → Read More: Beds to perform live web concert on April 2

The Beds in Winter

Jefferson and Eamon at Butternut, MA

Beds to support Beth Orton on tour this February

Stoked to announce The Murphy Beds will be on tour supporting Beth Orton this February!

February 4, 2014 – Annapolis, MD – Rams Head on Stage February 5, 2014 – Sellersville, PA – Sellersville Theater 1894 February 7, 2014 – Hudson, NY – Club Helsinki February 8, 2014 – Norfolk, CT – Infinity Hall February . . . → Read More: Beds to support Beth Orton on tour this February

Murphy Beds at NERFA, Nov. 9-10

The Murphy Beds are going to NERFA this weekend in Kerhonkson, NY. Here’s a list of our showcases and a panel workshop we’re co-hosting. See you there, if you’re there.

FRIDAY 11.8 2:00 AM – NEW FACES SHOWCASE ROOM 1515

SATURDAY 11.9 12:15 PM – WORKSHOP PANEL “TRAD AND ANON” INSPIRATION FOR MODERN ARTISTS WITH . . . → Read More: Murphy Beds at NERFA, Nov. 9-10

The Murphy Beds reviewed in Huffington Post

“Even more impressive than the unusual repertoire is the delicacy of the arrangements: two tenor voices, and either two guitars or guitar and bouzouki — it’s sparse but not overly so, and by making the most of the harmony and counterpoint they come off sounding like pared-down versions of Irish groups from the 70s such . . . → Read More: The Murphy Beds reviewed in Huffington Post