Looking for an Irish singer to play all your favorite sing-along Irish pub songs, and maybe a few cover songs? Look no further!
Steve O'Toole sings and popular Irish pub songs like 'Whiskey in the Jar,' 'Galway Girl,' 'Black Velvet Band,' and dozens others, and ballads such as 'Danny Boy,' plus a sprinkling of cover songs. He also plays Americana songs, Children's songs and Christmas songs as requested by the client. He's engaging with the audience and adds humor and stories to provide additional interest, and he often provides giveaways to audience members to encourage participation.
Steve performs over 50 times per year in the greater Washington DC area. He performs as a solo musician and with the Capital Celtic Band. He's played at Irish pubs in Old Towne Alexandria, DuPont Circle, Annapolis, Winchester, Silver Spring, Gaithersburg, Herndon, and more.
In 2016 alone, Steven performed for 3 weeks at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington DC, for US Senators on Capitol Hill, and even as the opening act for Gaelic Storm at the Tally Ho Theater in Leesburg, Virginia. In the past 2 years, he has performed at numerous Irish pubs, Celtic festivals, wineries, weddings, senior centers, farmer's markets, private and parties from New Jersey to Florida. In addition to being Capital Celtic's lead singer and guitar player, he also plays mandolin, banjitar, harmonica and ukulele.
IRISH PUB SONGS AND BALLADS: He plays all of the most popular Irish pub songs and ballads such as Whiskey in the Jar, Danny Boy, Molly Malone, Black Velvet Band, Galway Girl, Finnegan's Wake, Scotsman's Kilt, I'll Tell Me Ma, Hills of Connemara, Leaving of Liverpool, When New York was Irish, Fields of Athenry and many many more!
POP HITS FROM THE 60's, 70'S, and 80's: He also plays popular classic cover songs from Johnny Cash, Tom Petty, David Bowie, John Mellencamp, Jimmy Buffet, Eric Clapton, Van Morrison, Bruce Springsteen, Paul Simon, James Taylor, Bob Dylan, the Beatles, Rolling Stones, U2, Neil Young, and more, at his clients' request.
PATRIOTIC AND AMERICANA: Steven also plays popular Americana songs for patriotic events and veterans and seniors, as requested.
SOLO MUSICIAN OR AS A FULL MUSICAL TRIO: As the leader of Capital Celtic, Steven can also offer his full Celtic/Irish trio for events as needed. The trio includes a fiddler, flute player and Steven on vocals, guitar, etc. See "Related Profiles" to read Capital Celtic's profile and reviews.
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