Tinker Boys are a collection of musicians from an assortment of backgrounds, strung together to form a band that explores the many sides of the acoustic genre. Using elements of vocals, guitar, bass, fiddle, harmonica and various other instruments, Tinker Boys are able to find a niche in many acoustic laden songs and a variety of venues.
Melding influences of traditional Irish, American country and bluegrass, contemporary pop and rock, and folk strains, they create a sound that has something for all followers of acoustic music. By using their multi-instrumentalist talents, they are able to perform heavy beat polkas to hills music, popular covers and classics, and driving modern acoustic rhythms to melodic and soaring spatial pieces.
In their time together, Tinker Boys have amassed an impressive resume of appearances at festivals, formal and corporate events, and opening slots for national acts. Their versatility is apparent as they seamlessly transition from club to pub to restaurant to party. With a bevy of both original and traditional songs in their repertoire, Tinker Boys showcase musicianship that keeps fingers and toes tapping.
Tinker Boys take pride in professionalism, being creative, and especially the music they play and interpret. With a raise of the glass they invite you to a show to come see why the buzz about the band is growing in a variety of establishments in the region.
This group is available to play as trio, duo or Michael Tinker Tierney solo.