Archive for July, 2009
July 31st, 2009
FOR THE BARGAIN PRICE OF…
SATURDAY, AUGUST 1st! 2-4pm
Erin and Her Cello will be headlining (!?! wha??!!) their first comedy gig–
the NY LAUGHS Festival.
East River Park Ampitheatre: Enter via pedestrian walkway from Cherry Street at FDR Drive.
NYLaughs Inc. is a not for profit organization and New York City’s newest Arts institution. Through the production of FREE comedy performances set within NYC’s myriad of public venues, NY Laughs seeks to provide laughter to everyday New Yorkers and elevate the profile and reputation of the Comedic Arts. For more info check out
Later tomorrow night, at 8pm,
Erin and Her Cello,
with Aya Kato on Piano,
and special guest star Tap Dancer Danny Gardner,
will be performing at
ROCKWOOD MUSIC HALL,
one of their absolute favorite little venues to play.
FREE? Yes, you read that right.
BOTH shows that we have the opportunity to play tomorrow are FREE.
…Won’t you please come join us?
Let’s Laugh and Celebrate Life.
Oh, and apparently we are mentioned in the NY Post today– for the NYLaughs Festival Tomorrow!
Click Here and read the “Sunny and Funny Section!”
Cheers, and Happy Weekend!
erin and her cello
PS We have more shows coming in August. :) Yay.
July 28th, 2009
Office got you down?
July 22nd, 2009
FRIDAY JULY 24th 9PM-10PM
Erin and Her Cello will be the featured guests of “Art Wave,” on Columbia University’s WKCR 89.9 FM Radio. Tune in as they will be interviewed and give an in studio performance with host Christina Myer.
SATURDAY AUGUST 1st 2PM
Erin and Her Cello will be headlining an afternoon performance for NYLaughs.org– taking FREE comedy to the people. Join Erin and Her Cello as they trek down to the East River Park Ampitheatre and attempt to induce excessive laughter in the sweet summer sun. (Enter via pedestrian walkway from Cherry Street at FDR Drive, also Houston or Delancey streets)
FREE! FREE! FREE!
at 8PM on Saturday EVENING!
Erin and Her Cello will be joined by the lovely Ms. Aya Kato on piano at
ROCKWOOD MUSIC HALL, their favorite downtown venue owned by Ken Rockwood. In this intimate setting, Erin, her Cello, Aya, and the baby grand piano will play your “Erin and Her Cello” favorites, along with a few new ones to keep you on your toes!!!
TWO FOR THE PRICE OF NONE!
ERIN AND HER CELLO at the NYLaughs Festival in the afternoon!
ERIN AND HER CELLO LIVE at Rockwood Music Hall being “serious” musicians!!!
we hope that you will please come and join us,
to make these summer shows even SASSIER.
THANK YOU for all of your kind support.
and stay tuned for more excitement in August!!!!
erin and her cello
PS We love Blossom Dearie.
July 14th, 2009
Ladies and Gentlemen!
LIVE STREAMING of the World Record Appreciation Society can be found
HERE, tonight, 8pm-11pm EST!
We will be doing our mini-set early into the show, and hope you can tune in and watch us! You will have to let us know if you do…this will be our first live-internet-streaming show EVER!!!
The lineup of world records is shaping up to be our best ever, and we’re thrilled that Blast Off!!! will once again represent as our URDB house band for the evening. Oh yeah, and free Pyrat Rum from 8 – 9!
CONFIRMED WORLD RECORDS SO FAR:
* Giorgio the Human Carpet – Most Women To Stand On A Man Rolled Up In A Carpet (read about him in the NYT http://bit.ly/RIkEb)
* Betsy Davis – Longest Balloon Squeak
* Alexandra Young – Most Autographs Signed On A Person’s Stomach In One Minute
* Evan Berger – Fastest Time To Drink A Beer Through A Cocktail Straw
* Cody Ryder – Most Fortune Cookies Eaten and Read In One Minute
* Marcus Livesay – Most Names Written On An Uncooked Piece Of Spaghetti
* Jake Bronstein – Longest Whisper Chain (Attempt #2)
* Jon Chonko – Most Toppings On A Scanned Sandwich
* Chris Beresford-Hill – Mystery Record
* Erin and Her Cello– ??????
only a few more hours to get your tickets online…
SEE YOU TONIGHT!
erin and her cello
July 10th, 2009
July 6th, 2009
Erin and Her Cello will be featured at the World Record Society Event, at Crash Mansion on Tuesday, July 14th, 8pm. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased here. Recently seen on the Late Show with Jimmy Fallon, URDB is quickly gaining notoriety, as there are records that need to be set, and records that need to be broken. You won’t want to miss this!
July 2nd, 2009
Time Out NY has put a star by our name. That means, they recommend us! :)
“Plucky singer-cellist Erin Hall’s quirky ditties—about such things as subway love and Chinese hors d’oeuvres—have genuine charm. Opening for Hall is Kentucky ventriloquist and comedian Carla Rhodes.”– Time Out NY, July 2009.
Friday, July 3rd, 7pm
ERIN AND HER CELLO
with Special Guest Carla Rhodes
Joe’s Pub at the Public Theater
425 Lafayette (Between Astor Place and E. 4th Street)
New York, NY
Subway: N, R, W to 8th St–NYU; 6 to Astor Pl
$12 tickets, plus $12 minimum at tables