Irish America’s Favorite Son Andy Cooney Returns!

The magic of Christmas fills the air THIS Friday evening, December 8, as “Irish America’s Favorite Son” Andy Cooney performs holiday classics at the Irish Cultural Center in Utica! Andy is joined by the Failte Christmas Ensemble and opening act Irish comedian, Mick Thomas. Don’t miss this memorable holiday event! 🎄

Andy has recorded 19 albums to date, including “Bright Brand New Day” with Phil Coulter and his Orchestra. Andy and Phil frequently tour together and in March 2017, completed a three-week tour of the US. Cooney’s latest CD, Irish Country Skyline, was released in the summer of 2016 as a journey back to his Country music roots. In 2020, Andy managed to release 4 new singles during the Coronaviruses pandemic, “Take Me Back To Dublin,” “We’re All In This Together” with his son Ryan, “Come Tennessee Me Tonight” with Country Music legend Larry Gatlin, and his latest single release in November 2020, “The Waltz of the Angels.”

Andy Cooney is also known for his Cruise of Irish Stars which annually draws over 1,000 Irish and Irish Americans on a Caribbean Cruise enriched with the finest Irish entertainment including the great Ronan Tynan.