Stephen McGrath presents two local bands Garage Inc. and Fast Junction and his collaboration with Aurey Livingstone, Sun Merchant. We have had a wonderful time with Hidden Gems at the Museum and have come to our final event of the series, shining a light on the local talent emerging from the younger generation.
Stephen McGrath is a bass player, podcaster, MA in music performance graduate and music educator. He combines his passion for performing, his experience on world stages with Crow Black Chicken, his rigorous education and training background and passes these traits down to the next generation of po and rock musicians as a fantastic music educator both with Music Generation Tipperary, and on his own platform.
Stephen is presenting two local bands Garage Inc and Fast Junction.
Garage Inc. are a Clonmel based band, its lead singer, guitarist & pianist is Harry McMahon, Matthew Pyke plays drums & guitar, Peadar Bradshaw lead guitar & vocals and Killian Wierczynski bass guitar. Their primary genres are Rock, Alternative Rock and Progressive Blues. The band was founded in October 2022, while the band began practicing in Harry’s Nan’s garage, hence Garage Inc.!
Fast Junction are an Indie rock band who formed in Music Generation Tipperary's Clonmel hub. The band bring a variety of influences together to form a sound all of their own that is mature well beyond their years. The band are Mike (Vocals, Guitar), Mia (Vocals , Guitar) , Killian (Bass) Lauren (Drums).
Also on the night Stephen and accomplished musician and songwriter Aurey Livingstone will collaborate as Sun Merchant
This series of events is funded by the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media through their After Hours at the Museum Scheme 2023