You know Academy Award winning actor John C. Reilly: he won for Chicago, and stars in Step Brothers, Walk Hard, Talladega Nights, Boogie Nights & so many more. Reilly has a musical group, John Reilly and Friends, and has released 2 singles out on Third Man Records. Jack White, Reilly’s co-star in Walk Hard, plays on both singles. The first features a Reilly duet with LA songwriter Tom Brosseau on two Delmore Brothers tracks. The second features Reilly covering Ray Price and Dolly Parton/Porter Wagoner tracks with Lavender Diamond’s Becky Stark. Joining John, Becky & Tom for this set of shows are singer/guitarist/ songwriter Dan Bern, bassist Sebastian Steinberg (Fiona Apple, Beth Orton, ex-Soul Coughing), and singer/guitarist/banjoist Willie Watson (original member Old Crow Medicine Show). John Reilly and Friends take turns stepping up to one main vocal mic or gather round to harmonize and bring the songs of eternal magic into our real lives.
John Reilly and Friends is available for corporate events, private shows, milestone celebrations (birthday, anniversary), fundraisers, festivals, and more.