About The Eddies


Here is What is Coming Up or Happened Recently:

St. Patrick's Day at Landmark Center
Monday, March 17
Tea Room (3rd floor) for 30 minutes at 1:50
Weyerhaueser Stage (basement) at 2:40

April 5 - Hat Trick Lounge in Scenic Lowertown
8:00 - 11:00 Always Fun

April 26 - The Dubliner at 7:30 Free popcorn
Always Fun

May 24 - Mill City Farmer's Market - 11:00 - 1:00 (always fun outside)

June 14 Mill City Farmer's Market - 11:00 - 1:00
(always fun outside)

June 20 - Friday in the later p.m.
Chisago City Farmer's Market (fun)

June 21 St. Paul Farmers' Market (outside)
9:00 - 11:45 "A great gig." Seriously. Always Fun.

Thursday, July 10 - Riverboat Ride on the Mighty Mississippi with Minnesota Irish Fair. Details TBA

Minnesota Irish Fair - August 8, 9, 10
(nothing confimed yet)

September 20 - Mill City Farmer's Market
11:00 - 1:00 (always fun outside)

We gave up on the audience with Pope Benny, because he is retired. We are not sure about Pope Frankie, but he is doing better than most.

The Eddies' latest (and first) CD is now available!
"Hold Fast" - Songs of Work, Love, & Death: Volume 1.

Check out the Online Liner Notes and How To Purchase.

Eddies are whirlpools or currents that run contrary to the mainstream ... that's us!

Quotable Quotes Department

"... I soon got used to this singing, for the sailors never touched a rope without it. ... Some sea captains, before shipping a man, always ask him whether he can sing out at a rope."

-Herman Melville, Redburn, Chapter 9 (1849)

Where We've Been

What We Sing

How to Book Us

Second Monday Shanty Sings
at The Dubliner
in St. Paul

Here are The Eddies at the 13th Annual.

Bob Walser's Latest CD:
The Eddies sing on some
of these fine numbers.

CD Now Available!

The Eddies' CD has been featured on the
Maritime Heritage Network.

News of The Eddies:
Send an email to
theeddies at earthlink.net
and ask to be put on the list!

This is the official web site of
The Eddies on the River:
the Book Club that became a singing group
on the Mighty Mississippi.

Updated somewhat recently.