Bio

Minnie and the Illywhackers is a vaudevillian, ukelele swing band. Their style and instrumentation ( vocal harmonies,ukelele,stand up bass,mandolin,dobro,fiddle and trumpet with a little harmonica thrown in) evokes an intimate,old supper club feel. Their set is comprised of original songs, and forgotten classics from the first half of the 20th century.

Members

Angie McLaughlin   –  Vocals, Ukulele
Sheila Sullivan         – Fiddle
Shane McGrath      –  Mandolin, Guitar
Gerry Fitzpatrick      – Dobro, Guitar, Accordeon
Carl O’Byrne            – Cornett, Trumpet
Christian Volkmann  – Double Bass, Harmonicas

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