Everyone enjoyed the music!
Tommy Gardner has been performing for both kids and adults for several decades as The Uncle Brothers (kids and family music) for adults as
The Hooley Shooters. Available as a solo, duo, trio, or 4/5 piece band, although please note that the vast majority of his work is with a duo in order to keep
his already low rates more affordable. Google each name for website
"PERFECT for family events, PERFECT for summer town concerts!" Journal News
"Award Winning duo performs lively, fun parent-friendly shows!" New York Times
"The most amazing St. Patrick's party we could ever ask for!" Tim Davis, Morristown
"Perfect for our mixed crowd. They are top pros and do an amazing job!" Pat Rohan, Mgr. Mahoneys, Poughkeepsie
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. They have already written new songs, "Wash Your Hands", and "Wear a Mask".
"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 (Google search 'Hooley Shooters" for their site)
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 perform 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 (feel free to call for recommendation):
MacMurphy's, Ridgewood, NJ
Bailey's, Blauvelt, NY
Gentle Giant Brewery, Pearl River, NY
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
Ramsey Country Club, Ramsey, NJ
Oak Ale House, Maywood, NJ
Our only goal, whether for a children's/family show or adult performance, is to make sure every guest has a fun and memorable experience. We want you to be so excited about hiring us that you rave to your friends and have us back. We truly cherish the responsibility to help make your event PERFECT!