Recording New Album

As we begin 2013, we find ourselves in Bridgeport, CT recording the new album with Producers Peter Katis & Thomas Bartlett. Happy to be doing so @ Peter’s studio (Tarquin Studios) – a lovely old place in Bridgeport, Connecticut where some of our favorite records of the past decade have been made!





Special Guests – Delorentos (Jan 26, 27 & 28)

happy to announce that delorentos will be joining us for the acoustic tour dates in amsterdam (jan 26), hamburg (jan 27) & berlin (jan 28).   amsterdam is sold out.   other  tickets  available here:


NYE Dublin – College Green

looking forward to ringing in the new year with you…. we’ll be on stage @ college green tomorrow at 10:10pm.


Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays!

It being the most wonderful time of year, we recorded something for y’all in our dressing room in Dundalk the other night. Here’s Little Drummer Boy featuring Mr. Dominic Phillips on vocals! Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays to all!

Stocking Stuffers!


having a difficult time finding that perfect stocking stuffer for someone special? ….santa suggests picking up a copy of field recordings from the elves in the bell x1 shoppe!

order now and you’ll have plenty of time to gift wrap as you see fit:

Happy New Year!

happy to announce that the full band will be taking part in this years nye dublin countdown concert on college green. more details as they become available….


Waterford Tonight @ Theatre Royal


Tonight the acoustic tour rolls on to Waterford & the stately Theatre Royal.
We’ll be on stage @8pm.

Acoustic Tour 2012 – Ireland on Sale!

 The Acoustic Tour of Ireland is on sale today!  Ticket links here:

Acoustic Tour in Europe Announced

 Wilkommen. Bienvenue. Happy to announce Acoustic Tour dates in Europa. Most on sale next Tues!

(note: all North American dates NOW on sale.
Links here:

North American Acoustic Tour Dates Announced.

Whoa…..  we are going on an ACOUSTIC TOUR.  North American dates Announced Today.  Most on sale Friday.