Jim Briggs

musician, singer, songwriter

As seen at…

58 York American Restaurant, Hatboro · Bordley House, West Chester · Chadd’s Ford Winery · Community Cup Coffeehouse, Rutledge · Diving Cat Studio, Phoenixville · Duffer’s Tavern, Glen Mills · Eagle Tavern, Chester Springs · Fiddler’s Green, King of Prussia · Four Dogs Tavern, West Chester · Grounds For Music, Coatesville · Gypsy Saloon, Conshohocken · J.D. McGillicuddy’s Pub, Wayne · McKenzie Brew House · McSorley’s, Ardmore · Melodies Cafe, Ardmore · New Leaf Club, Bryn Mawr · Northstar, Philadelphia · Southern Cross, Conshohocken · Stephen’s on State, Media · Tavola, Springfield · The Tin Angel, Philadelphia · Whole Foods (Devon) · Wilson Farm Park, Wayne · World Cafe Live · WSTW Hometown Heroes

And soon to be seen at…

Jim Briggs  

Address: 128 Paoli Pike. Paoli, PA (Venue phone: 484-318-8047)
Sophomore appearance for St. Patrick’s Day. Join …. Pat O’Shea – djembe/bodhran Jim Briggs O’Shea – guitar/vocals Scot Silver O’Shea – guitar/vocals Irish Classics, Irish Rock and Classic to Current Rock * Special guest dancers from the McDade Cara Irish Dance School

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We are devastated on the passing of our friend Dolores. She was an extraordinary talent and we feel very privileged to have been part of her life from 1989 when we started the Cranberries. The world has lost a true artist today. Noel, Mike and Fergal

Friends of Jim include…

Vocalist extraordinaire Christine Dragoun, the Alt-Rock band The Nerve, Bass Master Eric Schreiber and Guitarist and all-around renaissance man, Scot Silver / Shades of Silver.

Weeping Demon repair

It turns out that one of the most popular articles on this site is the one dealing with my Bronco Bass pickup swap, so I got to thinking that people might be interested in my recent repair of an Ibanez Weeping Demon Wah pedal (which conked out during an otherwise...

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A Little Cash

I'm happy to report that the first new song of 2016: A Little Cash, is on Soundcloud (see below to hear the song). A Little Cash was really fun to do. My goal was to do a song in the style of the Man in Black without actually copying him, and I found that to be quite...

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The Mighty Canjo

If you are scouring the Internet looking for a place where you can buy a canjo, I can tell you that there is at least one outlet: Gatlinburg, Tennessee. A canjo, I have learned, is a one-stringed fretted instrument whose sound is somewhat remeniscent of a banjo, and...

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Ain’t Too Bright

In your relationship, who is "the lucky one"? If it's you, and your soulmate hasn't figured that out, this song is for you. I wanted to write an upbeat song to balance out some of the more gloomy or wistful things that I've been doing. Gloomy and wistful doesn't...

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