Jamie O’Reilly’s St. Paddy’s Day Fête Wishbone North March 17 Update. TODAY ONLY! St. Pat’s tix here only til noon via Paypal. below Walk-in? TONIGHT by 7 PM Get concert tickets for our gig at Wishbone $23 CASH at the door. LIVE MUSIC Featuring Jamie and Peter Swenson (guitar) with Michael Smith​. Al Ehrich, bass. WISHBONE […]

MICHAEL P. SMITH E-NEWS  CONCERT SCHEDULE  NEW YEAR’S EVE JANUARY thru MAR 1, THE SELFISH GIANT   “A brilliant songwriter, best known for his intricate, evocative portraits of the inner life of his subjects, and for songs made famous by his friends Steve Goodman and others.” -Stuart Rosenberg DECEMBER Michael, Brecht, Steppenwolf Tuesday, Dec 2, 7:00PM Poetry Foundation 61 […]

RootsFest 5: “Come & Get Your Love” Sat Aug 16 from 6 – 10 PM. Annual Backyard Music Party* at Roots Salon in Lincoln Square Jamie’s private address. Call 773-203-7661; email: roots@jamieoreilly.com! $12 advance.  $15 gate (*donation/annual fundraiser) $60 Member card alone. Card and admission $65. We have beer, lemonade and iced tea.  Bring chairs […]

Read about Jamie’s new cd project   JAMIE O’REILLY J. O’REILLY PRODUCTIONS AUGUST/SEPTEMBER E-NEWS BACK-TO-SCHOOL August 21, 2012 Dear Friends, Personally, I am happy to see this summer end.  Well, the blisteringly hot, hazy drag-of-a-summer, end. Not the lovely times celebrating daughter Meg’s engagement, my sister Dorothy’s Masters and new teaching job, and singing in […]

          “My plane geometry teacher at Passaic Valley, the unforgettable Mr. Werner, used to say that there’s no way to describe a spiral verbally, you always wind up having to whirl your finger around. “ (On Songwriting, Feb. Blog post, michaelsmithmusic.com) *** Michael interview in Lake Forester/Pioneer Press, in print. And […]