Star Of The County Down

Alan Booth and Mike Clancy are musicians located in the Pittsburgh area. The combination of Alan Booth's rich vocals and Mike Clancy's jazz background makes for an exciting musical experience. Their influences range from The Wolfe Tones to John Coltrane. Booth and Clancy's set list includes traditional and modern Celtic music as well as original instrumentals combined with jigs and reels inspired by Brian Finnegan and Michael McGoldrick.

About Abbots Cross

Traditional and Modern Celtic with Unique Instrumental Improvisation

Abbots Cross

Featuring Mike Clancy on flute and percussion and Alan Booth on guitar and vocals

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2022 Performances

January 28 - Brick House (Lawrenceville)
                    - 6:00 - 9:00


February 24 - Greer Cabaret Theater

                     - 7:00 - 9:00


​March 12 - Private

March 13 - Carnegie Library, McKeesport

                 - 2:00 - 3:30

March 17 - Quaker Steak and Lube (Sharon, PA)

                 - Time TBD

March 17 - Bennigan's, Steubenville, OH

                - 7:00 - 10:00

March 18 - Bella Terra Winery (Hunker, PA)

                - 6:00 - 9:00

March 19 - Rusty Musket Distilling (Boswell, PA)

                 - 3:00 - 6:00


​April 2 - Tartan Day @ Bethel Presbyterian

            - 2:00


June 14 - Townsend Summer Concerts (Monroeville)

               - 6:30 - 8:30

June 30 - West Moreland Arts and Heritage Festival

​              - 5:30 - 6:30


​August 11 - Backyard Stage, Pittsburgh

                   - 5:00 - 7:00

August 20 - Market Square Car Bazaar

                   - Noon - 2

August 20 - Our Lady of Mount Carmel Festival

                   - 7 - 8:30

August 27 - Market Square Car Bazaar

                   - 10AM - 11:45AM


September 10 - Pittsburgh Irish Festival

                         - Time TBD

September 17 - Ligonier Highland Games

September 24 - Bethel Park Irish Festival

​                         - Private


December - Holiday Market at Station Square

                  - Dates and Times TBD


2021 Performances

March 11 - Bay Path University, MA

                - Zoom.  7-8:30

March 12 - Enfield Public Library, Connecticut

                 - Facebook Live @ 6:30

March 13 - Crafthouse Stage and Grill

                - 12:00 - 2:00

March 17 - Bennigan's, Steubenville

                 - Noon - 2:30

March 17 - Cranberry Sports Grille

                 - 5:00 - 8:00

March 19 - Bella Terra

                 - 6:00 - 9:00



May 22 - Irish Night - Row On for Brendan

             - 2:00 - 6:00

             - http://www.irishnight.net/



August 12 - St. Valentine Festival

August 17 - Downton Summer Concert Series

                   - Penn Avenue (5-7)

August 20 - Private Event 

August 21 - PPG Wintergarden (Private Event)

                  - 7:00 - 8:00

August 24 - Downton Summer Concert Series
                   - Penn Avenue (5-7)

August 28 - Private Event

August 31 - Downton Summer Concert Series
                   - Penn Avenue (5-7)


September 11 - Pittsburgh Irish Festival

                        - 11:30 & 4:15

                           (Main Celtic Spirit Stage)

September 18 - Ligonier Highland Games

                         - 10:45 (Main Hillside Stage)


December 14 - Holiday Market at Market Square

​                       - 5:30 - 7:00


2020 Performances

March 7 - Monroeville United Methodist Church
​               - 1:00 - 2:00

March 8 - Carnegie Library, Oakland (Quiet Reading Room)

               - 2:00 - 3:00

​March 9 - Ollie at Baumhaus

               - 7:00 - 9:00

March 12 - Soergel Orchards, Wexford

                - 7:00-9:30

March 13 - Greenhouse Winery

                - 6:00 - 9:00

​March 14 - Crafthouse

                - 12:00 - 2:00

March 14 - Bella Terra Vineyards

                 - 6:00 - 9:00

 

​April 4 - Tartan Day, Bethel Presbyterian Church


July 2 - West Moreland Arts and Heritage Festival

                     - 5:30 - 6:30 (Laurel Stage)


September 12 - Pittsburgh Irish Festival

                         - time TBD

September 19-20 - Ligonier Highland Games

 

​December 12 - House Party, Zelienople

 

2019 Performances

March 2 - Monroeville United Methodist Church

​               - 1:00 - 2:00

March 8 - Ripepi Winery (Monongahela) 

​March 14 - Soergel Orchards in Wexford
                 - 7:00 - 9:30

​March 15 - Aurochs Brewing Company - 6:00 - 8:00

March 16 - Crafthouse - 12:00 - 2:00

                - Beerhead Bar, Pittsburgh  4:00 - 7:00

​                - Bennigan's, Steubenville, OH 9:30 - 12:30

March 17 - Claddagh Irish Pub - 10AM-12:30

                 - Cranberry  Sports Grill - 3:30 - 6:30

 

April 6 - Tartan Day, Bethel Park 

 

June 14 - Ripepi Winery (Monongahela) - 5:00 - 8:00

 

 

July 19 - AOH Division 23, (116th Anniversary) 7-10

July 21 - Ligonier Highland Games Picnin

             - in South Park (12:45-1:15)

 

September 7 - The Pittsburgh Irish Festival 

                       - 11:00 A.M. (Celtic Spirit)

September 14 - Ligonier Highland Games

                         - 11AM and 1:15

September 15 - Ligonier Highland Games

                         - 11AM and 1:15

​September 17 - Bennigan's, Steubenville, OH

                         - 7:00 - 10:00

 

October 27 - Scottish Sunday (Butler, PA)

 

 

December 11 - People's Gas Holiday Market

                       - 6:30 - 7:30

 

 

 

 2018 Performances
March 9 - Ripepi Winery (Monongahela) 

               - 5:30 - 7:30

​March 15 - Soergel Orchards in Wexford

                 - 7:00 - 9:30

March 17 - Claddagh Irish Pub

​                 - 10 A.M. - Noon

March 17 - Foggy Goggle at 7 Springs

                 - 2:30 - 6:00

 

May 19 - Claddagh Pittsburgh

             - 9 P.M. - 11 P.M.

 

​September 8 - Pittsburgh Irish Festival 

                       - 11:15 (Celtic Spirit Stage)

                       - 2:15 (UPMC Amphitheater)

 

September 23 - Ligonier Highland Games

                         - 10:00 A.M. and 3:00 P.M.

 

​November 24 - Holiday Market @ Market Square

                       - 6:30 - 8:00

 

December 1 - Holiday Market @ Market Square

                     - 4:00 - 5:00

 

December 20 - Holiday Market @ Market Square

                        - 5:00 - 6:00


2017 Performances

March 11 - Claddagh Irish Pub
                - 12:00 - 2:30

March 13 - Claddagh Irish Pub

                 - 5:00 - 9:00

March 16 - Hotel Indigo

                 - 7:00 -9:00

March 17 - Claddagh Irish Pub

                 - 5:00 - 8:00


April 22 - Tartan Day, Bethel Presbyterian Church


June 3 - Three Rivers Arts Festival

            - 2:00 - 3:00


September 8 - Pittsburgh Irish Festival

                      - 5:15 (Main Stage)

September 9 - Pittsburgh Irish Festival

                       - 11:15 (Pub Stage)

September 10 - A Fair In The Park

                         - 3:00

September 23 - Ligonier Highland Games

                         

October 14 - Christmas In The Woods, Ohio

                    - Noon - 3:00

October 21 - South Hills Assembly


2016 Performances

January 2 - Mullaney's Harp and Fiddle

                   - 9:00 - 1:00 A.M.

January 16 - The Supper Club

                    - 7:00 - 10:00


February 6 - The Supper Club

                   - 7:00 - 10:00

February 27 - The Supper Club

                      - 7:00 - 10:00


March 12 - Claddagh Irish Pub

                 - Noon - 3:00

March 17 - Claddagh Irish Pub

                 - 5:00 - 8:00

March 19 - The Supper Club

                 - 7:00 - 10:00


April 29 - Claddagh Irish Pub

              - 7:00 - 10:00


July 3 - West Moreland Arts and Heritage Festival

           - 11:00 - Noon

July 22 - Claddagh Irish Pub

             - 7:00 - 10:00


August 19 - Claddagh Irish Pub

                  - 7:00 -10:00


September 9 - Pittsburgh Irish Festival

                       - 4:45 (Main Stage)

September 16 - The Supper Club 

                         - 7:00 - 10:00


October 8 - Christmas In The Woods

                  - Noon - 1:00 and 2:00 - 3:00

October 21 - The Supper Club

                    - 7:00 - 10:00


December 2 - The Supper Club

                     - 7:00 - 10:00


2015 Performances

September 13 - Pittsburgh Irish Festival

                         - 1:00 (Main Stage)

September 25 - The Supper Club

                         - 7:00 - 10:00


October 10 - Christmas In The Woods

                    - 11:00 - 3:00


November 6 - Claddagh Irish Pub

                      - 7:00 - 10:00


December 4 - The Supper Club

                     - 7:00 - 10:00

December 30 - Ligonier House Party

                       - 5:00 - 8:00

December 31 - New Year's Eve at Claddagh

​                       - 6:00 - 9:00