Registered for 2017 Podcast Awards

The Podcast Awards have updated their rules and opened up podcasts to register to win. I entered Irish & Celtic Music Podcast (for Music) and Celtfather Music & Travel (for Society & Culture). Right now, you don’t have to do anything. The nomination period opens up on July 1st and lasts until the end of […]

Summer CD Giveaway 2017

Summer CD Giveaway 2017

I am in the process of decluttering my office and my house. My wife has suggested since we got married, but the recent worry about moving was the final catalyst. That, and YouTube. For this reason, I’ve decided to unburden myself with years of CDs I’ve been sent as a podcaster. Many are Celtic music CDs. […]

Celtfather: Rebel Songs, Show in Georgia, Browncoat News

Celtfather: Rebel Songs, Show in Georgia, Browncoat News

Even with sick girls at home, I have lots of amazing plans for the coming months. I made a new work schedule last week. I will release new Marc Gunn content every Tuesday. This will include new songs, videos, Pub Songs Podcasts, and newly branded Celtfather Music & Travel podcast. There’s a lot to come. Performing […]

Renaissance Festival Podcast Is SOLD!

It was 2007. I was on the Brobdingnagian Bards Tour of Ireland. Our bus stopped in Blarney, Ireland so our travelers could shop. Andrew McKee and I weren’t much of shoppers. Instead, we found an open piece of grass and started playing music. First our fans gathered to listen. Then people from other tour buses sat […]

Upcoming Shows for the First Half of the Year

I’ve been rather quiet about upcoming shows, because I haven’t had many details to fill. That’s one reason why I am still trying to arrange my next Concert Window. In the meantime, here’s where you can see me perform: Thurs, February 16, 2017 Concert Window online starting at 8pm Fri, February 24, 2017 Johnnie MacCracken’s Celtic […]

Help Kilted Kings Top the Charts

This summer, I did a big push for my new Steampunk CD, Pirates vs Dragons, over on CD Baby. It was a huge hit. The album climbed to #9 on the largest indie music site in the world. I think I sold 112 copies of the album on CD Baby. It stayed at the top […]

The Prettiest Hobbit (Lyrics)

Performed by Kilted Kings From CD: Name On My Soul lyrics and music by Marc Gunn, May 19, 2015 I’ll tell Belladonna ‘neath the Party Tree Let’s have fun Come dance with me If she won’t dance Then I’ll ask Daisy We’ll skip til the sun Comes up over the trees * Jump up and down Let […]

Successes and Failures in 2016

I really enjoyed this blog post last year because it offers me a good reminder of what I accomplished and how I can improve for the coming  year. Failures and Successes of 2016 Success: Finished Name On My Soul cd. Unreleased til feb 2017 Success: Good year at Dragoncon. Success: Comedy showcase at Gencon was fun with […]

St Andrew’s Day Kilt Songs #148

St Andrew’s Day Kilt Songs #148

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I got a reminder today that is was St. Andrew’s Day. St Andrew’s is the patron saint of Scotland. So I thought this would be a great day to share some Scottish songs and to celebrate us kilt fans. Music from Brobdingnagian Bards, Marc Gunn, Ceann, Patrick’s Head, and The Stubby Shillelaghs. You can find […]

Election Day Drinking Game #147

Election Day Drinking Game #147

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Which is scarier: Halloween or the U.S. Presidential Elections? I think the later. To make Election Day easier, I present to you an Election Day Drinking Game. This episode will get you warm and toasty drunk enough for more drinking on Election Day, thanks to Spoon University. Music from Marc Gunn, Syr, Andrew McKee, Merry Wives […]