Rock out to the live music of Without George at the Red Stag Pub in Bethlehem, PA. Natives to the West of Ireland, Without George is a New York City-based band formed by singer/guitarist Mark Spellman and guitarist Johnny Holleran.
Having released their debut LP “Without George” featuring 11 original tracks in 2008 the band toured extensively in Ireland & Europe, including support slots with Blondie, Irish acts The Stunning, The Sawdoctors and BellX1 before relocating to NYC in 2011.
Vocalists and guitarists, Mark Spellman & Johnny Holleran, billed as Without George, perform both in an acoustic duo setting and in any variety of electric line-ups, throughout the North East US. The group are based between NYC and the Lehigh Valley, Pennyslvania region, performing weekly in both markets and have recently appeared at Bonaroo festival, Tennessee, in addition to a few select dates in San Francisco and Seattle.
Without George’s new release the EP “What Was On My Mind At The Time”, recorded last year in Brooklyn NY, is the first to feature the latest incarnation of the band’s line-up featuring NYC based musicians Steve Kortyka, Tristan McCoppin & Steven Spellman supplementing the Irish duo with their talents on Saxophone, Bass & Drums respectively.
Recorded last year in Brooklyn NY, founding members/Irish duo Mark Spellman & Johnny Holleran entrusted frequent collaborators and regular band members Steven Spellman, Tristan McCoppin and saxophonist Steve Kortyka to help lay down 5 original compositions.
Check out the acoustic shows, electrified full band shows or whatever else we can find as soon as you can!
Join us for Live Music at Red Stag Pub with Without George. Enjoy great Irish tunes without leaving the valley! Along with our extensive menu of Irish and American favorites! Don't forget about our full bar and fantastic whiskeys!