You might know Tommy from his work with kids and family music as The Uncle Brothers or when he performs music for adults as The Hooley Shooters.
Available as a solo, duo, or trio, but the rate quoted is always for a duo due to the listing limitations on this site.
"PERFECT for family events, PERFECT for summer town concerts!" Journal News
"Award Winning duo performs lively, fun parent-friendly shows!" New York Times
The Uncle Brothers, Tommy Gardner solo or with a duo or trio, perform upbeat, interactive parent-friendly family and children's shows at town summer concerts, libraries, camps, and elementary schools. They perform music from their 9 award-winning CDs, both original and some popular family favorites. They've been describes as' Jimmy Buffet meets The Smothers Brothers', but kids of all ages have been dancing, clapping, and singing along to them for over 20 years.
Note to elementary schools: Their overwhelmingly popular character education programs include; "Stand Up To Bullying", "Positive Choices", "Reading", "Fun with Health & Fitness", "Global Awareness", "Mooseltoe Christmas Show", "Halloween Parade Party", and others.
"Delightful & entertaining!" Parents Guide magazine
"A Plus Family performers!" Family Fun magazine
"The BEST assembly we ever had!" Milton Elementary, Milton, NY
Some past customers: Orangetown Parks and Recreation (P&R) , White Plains P&R, Peekskill P&R, Ridgewood P&R, Blauvelt Library, Scarsdale Library, Ridgewood Library, Saratoga Springs Library, , Astoria P&R, Old Tappan Library, Kings Daughters Library, Warwick Library, plus hundreds more, including elementary schools, in NY, NJ, CT, MD, CA. Please contact for hard copy brochures and other materials.
Adult shows as The Hooley Shooters (check Facebook and search 'Hooley Shooters" for their page)
Fun, affordable Irish and American pub classics for pubs and private affairs. They create a St. Patrick's Day party every night. Don't need Irish? No worries. They perform the best from The Eagles, Beatles, Buffett, Simon and Garfunkel, Johnny Cash, Billy Joel, and others.
Note: They can all Irish, none, or some. Whatever you need.
"They sound like a whole band! They were awesome. We came all the way from Connecticut for good Irish music!"
Jamie and Bill, Hartford
Some of their past venues:
Brodies, Mohegan Lake,NU
Thatcher McGhees, Denville and Pompton Lakes, NJ
Dublin Pub, MOrristown, NJ
Molly Malones, Whippany, NJ
Murty's Pub, Pearl River, NY
Brew House, Pearl River, NY
Brady's, Ramsey, NJ
Pamela's on the Hudson, Newburgh, NY
Mahoney's, Poughkeepsie, NY
Chimney Rock, Bound Brook, NJ
Blackthorne, Kenilworth, NJ
Mannion's Pub, Somerville, NJ
Billy Joes, Newburgh, NY
Ramblers Rest, Monroe, NY
Tommy travel info:
-Tommy will travel and perform assembly programs in schools nationwide. He typically travels Monday, performs shows Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday (performing in 6 schools), then travels back Friday. If needed he can perform up to 10 schools in a week.
-He charges $500 per school for up to two back to back performances. He needs to perform a school in the morning and afternoon on the 3 days he is there.
-Travel is additional and will be quoted individually. Please inquire for more details.
As the Hooley Shooters, any travel needs will be discussed and quoted privately.