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

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

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

Beds to open for Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy and Dawn McCarthy, July 29-31

Great news BedHeads! Murphy Beds are opening for Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy and Dawn McCarthy at some stunning East Coast venues, including a show at NYC’s historic Town Hall. Check it:

Monday, July 29 – New York, NY – Town Hall (tickets) Tuesday, July 30 – Philadelphia, PA – Union Transfer (tickets) Wednesday, July 31 – . . . → Read More: Beds to open for Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy and Dawn McCarthy, July 29-31

Murphy Beds Take Ireland

Maybe not by storm, as in a 100-year flood, but by squall, like a few inches of slushy spring snow, or at the very least a pleasant little sun shower. We’re starting things off right in Dingle on June 11, and finishing up in Galway on the 17th at the Crane Bar. Both Jefferson and . . . → Read More: Murphy Beds Take Ireland

Video: Jalopy Theatre, Brooklyn 3/28/2013 “The Old Churchyard”

The Murphy Beds (featuring Stephanie Coleman on Fiddle). Recorded by Brad Klein and Twangbox Productions

 

“The Murphy Beds” album released, available on Bandcamp

In the spring of 2012, Eamon and Jefferson (that’s us, The Murphy Beds) recorded these ten tracks in our apartments on the Lower East Side and Park Slope, as well as in a studio space in Dumbo, seven floors up, right beside the Manhattan bridge. We had to wait for the trains to rumble . . . → Read More: “The Murphy Beds” album released, available on Bandcamp

New Murphy Beds Website

Hi everybody, we’re pleased to be up and running on the web. For news about the Murphy Beds, visit this site, or one of these:

Twitter http://www.twitter.com/murphybedsmusic

Facebook http://www.facebook.com/TheMurphyBeds

Tumblr http://www.murphybedsmusic.tumblr.com

Cheers, Jefferson and Eamon