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 […]

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 […]

Marc Gunn’s Celtic Halloween EP

Marc Gunn’s Celtic Halloween EP

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Last week, I released a brand new album called Celtic Halloween EP. What’s that you say? You missed the news? That’s probably because it was exclusively released to my Official Gunn Runners and Patrons over on Patreon. In addition to exclusive podcast, news updates, live concerts and more, you will now also get some free music […]

Pub Songs #146: Halloween Pub Songs

Pub Songs #146: Halloween Pub Songs

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Halloween is just around the corner. I want to share with you some awesome music for your own Halloween celebrations. You can thank me later! Enjoy Halloween Pub Songs from Marc Gunn, Brobdingnagian Bards, Phillip Hole, Aurelio Voltaire, Samantha Gillogly, Flying Fish Sailors, Kilted Kings. Pub Talk * I have one final Patron’s Picks concert that […]

Pub Songs #145: Popular Irish Pub Songs & Van Morrison

Pub Songs #145: Popular Irish Pub Songs & Van Morrison

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This podcast was founded not just on pub songs but Irish pub songs. I haven’t played any in a while. So while searching for popular Irish pub songs, I found a nice list on Irish Central. I have recorded versions of many of these songs. So I thought I would share them in this episode […]

October Pledge Drive and CD Sale

October Pledge Drive and CD Sale

After publishing my recent blog “Patronage in the 21st Century“, I realized not everyone who enjoys my music realizes how crucial patronage is in this day and age. That’s why I decided that October is my Patron Pledge Drive month. My goal is to raise awareness for Patreon by giving you lots of free content. I […]

15 Ways You Can Get Involved

15 Ways You Can Get Involved

Did you know that word-of-mouth marketing is the #1 any musician or business can promote themselves. Past fans have helped me book gigs, get featured on TV, podcasts and news, and even helped me attract new Gunn Runners. These are some of my top tips for how you can get involved and spread the word […]

Marc Gunn Celtic Music App Updated

Marc Gunn Celtic Music App Updated

Several years ago, my friend Eric Carman of EC Software Consulting, Inc. offered to design an Android app for me to sort of unify all of my podcasts and to promote my music. Eric and I spent the last few months updating the app. You can download it on Amazon or the Google Play for free. What’s […]

Patronage in the 21st Century

Patronage in the 21st Century

For the past 10 years or so, music industry professionals (not connected to the major labels) have predicted a major change in the distribution of music. iTunes kicked off that change by offering easy to download music. But it was subscription-based music that really sent shockwaves through the industry. Spotify changed everything. This is great […]

12 August 2016

12 August 2016

It took me a surprising three days to recover from GenCon. It was tough keeping up with the kids. So Wednesday, we went to the McWane science center.  There’s something about getting out of the house and away from the familiar that makes it easier to interact when you’re really tired. Kenzie started kindergarten on […]