It has been an amazing year for Miracle Mule. We would like to thank the academy and all of the fans who have made this possible. We've been nominated for Grammies in two categories:
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Miracle Mule has been invited back to play the Marin Country Mart "Folkish Festival". The nice folks at MCM have a great thing going here, cultivating lots of talented performers, and creating a great environment to play music, out in the fresh air, in the courtyard. Come on down, grab a bit from the food trucks, and enjoy some music. Marin Country Mart - Folkish Festival Sunday, March 15th, 2015 - 12:30 - 2:30pm Free - All Ages
Yesterday was my birthday, and I realized late in the day that I should be sharing a song I wrote called "Happy Birthday". Enjoy!
Miracle Mule Newsletter #23 just "dropped". Find all the latest Swampy Tonk happenings, such as:
Our people loved Miracle Mule and wanted to have them back next year. They were absolutely the greatest band we've had in years.
You can find Miracle Mule online at these websites:
Miracle Mule is the swampy tonk dance band that everybody is talking about.
Miracle Mule is an Americana supergroup located right here in the North Bay, with serious local powerhouse talent. Members have played or toured with several national headliners, including John Hiatt, Chris Hillman of the Byrds, Hank Ballard & the Midnighters and more.
The fiery live performances of Miracle Mule have been known to cause fits of dancing and spontaneous bursts of uncontrolled merriment. Lead vocals in the band are handled by three talented veteran performers, Geoff Mack, Amanda Currie and Dick Bay, with heavy emphasis on harmonies and fun vocal interplay.
Miracle Mule was formed in 2009, has a large and established following and regularly plays large events, festivals and club engagements, including The Napa Earth Day Festival, Isleton Cajun Festival and Novato festival of Art, Wine & Music, among others.
Miracle Mule songs are a mix of old and new, known and unknown, originals and covers. All songs have that special and unique Swampy Tonk sound -- there really is nothing else like it. The Miracle Mule sound includes a rock-solid honky tonk rhythm section paired with a heavy dose of New Orleans seasoning, including accordion, rub board and pedal steel guitar.
Miracle Mule’s first CD, Nice Ass, was released in 2012.
Miracle Mule's second CD, Swampy Tonkin’ is currently in production and should be available for purchase in Spring of 2015.
With well over 50 songs in the repertoire Miracle Mule can play over three hours of entertaining danceable music. Most songs are covers with a few originals thrown in just for fun. Some songs in the current set list include: