Mulligan Stew plays traditional Irish music, Irish drinking songs, folk, classic rock, bluegrass and country music. Mark Holihan on acoustic guitar and vocals is the original and founding member of the band. Dave Perry plays bass and sings vocals. Rick Veras plays guitar, mandolin and fiddle. Completing the band is Keith on world percussion.
The band has been a fixture in the Chicago Irish music scene since 1979 and has played at many local venues such as the Abbey Pub, the Curragh, Moher, Celtic Knot, Peggy Kinnane’s, Bridie McKenna’s, Mrs. Murphy and Sons and Gaelic Park Irish Festival, Iowa Irish Fest and Milwaukee Irish Fest.
Mulligan Stew performs on Sunday, July 14 at 3:30pm on the Fifth Province Stage.