Based out of Las Vegas, the individual members of Mullivan's Edge have performed across the globe with notable acts such as Blue Man Group and Celine Dion as well as performances in the Philippines, New Zealand, Turkey, Silver Dollar City in Branson Missouri, Fine Line Cafe in Minneapolis, Excalibur Hotel/Casino in Las Vegas, the Kansas City and Iowa Renaissance Fairs as well as fairs, festivals and schools throughout the United States. Most recently, Beth and Nan were featured in the 15th annual Latin Grammy's, playing bodhran with Calle 13 in their Grammy winning song "El Aguante".
Performances include annual apperances at the Las Vegas Age of Chivalry Renaissance Faire, Boulder City Renaissance Faire, Big Bear Renaissance Faire, with Ireland Tourism for IMEX and the International Convention Conference (discoverireland.com), O'Mulligan's Pub in Primm, NV., Son's of Erin St. Patrick's Festival, McMullan's Irish Pub, Big Dogs/The Draft House Winterfest.
Beth, Nan and Anne also play regularly with the popular Las Vegas band, Killian's Angels, playing Celtic, Country, Classic Rock and more. Their recording of High Reels and Celtic High Step have been featured in the premier episode of "Elementary" and in the popular video game, Grand Theft Auto IV.
Instrumentation is as follows:
Beth Mullaney - vocals, mandolin, guitar, Irish tenor banjo, harmonica, bodhran and spoons
Nannette Fortier - percussion (djembe, cajon, bodhran, spoons, washboard), tin whistle, guitar and melodica
Anne Donohue - vocals, guitar and bass
Beth Mullaney - Vocals, Mandolin, Irish Tenor Banjo, Guitar, Harmonica, Bodhran, Spoons
Beth Mullaney; singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, has been a featured performer in Las Vegas since 1994. Her arsenal of instruments include guitar, mandolin,Irish tenor banjo, harmonica, bodhran and spoons with songs spanning hundreds of years, dynamic vocals and abundant energy. Presenting an every expanding, eclectic blend of styles, past and present from Classic Rock to Country, Alternative, Celtic, Jazz Standards and much more, there is something for everyone in each of her performances. As a soloist, with the touch of a foot on a loop station, Beth layers her live instruments and vocals, taking listeners on an exciting musical journey that is sure to keep hands clapping and feet tapping. Beth is also the founding member of Killian's Angels, MULLANEY and Oompoporama,where she adds her original songs and arrangements.
Based out of Las Vegas and originally from Lincoln Nebraska, Beth's regular Las Vegas performances include corporate events, cocktail parties, conventions, festivals, faires, Kidville, Children's birthday parties, Irish Pubs, Assisted Living Communities, Renaissance Faires, Oktoberfest parties and more. Beth performed with the popular duo, MulliVan's Edge at the Excalibur from 1994 to 2001, and as a soloist from 2001-2005, where she debuted her show, "Rhythm and Muse", adding washboard, Tupperware, a sink, and pots and pans to her act. Beth's first solo album, "Simon Says" achieved Billboard honors for "Can I Hold You" and "Playin the Part". "Home", her Christmas CD features three original songs as well as a duet with her dad, Les Hald. She has also recorded two CDs with Killian's Angels with a track that is featured in Grand Theft Auto IV and the hit CBS drama, Elementary as well as a Jeopardy Jingle that was played on radio stations throughout the USA. Her music is as vast and honest as her many life experiences, infusing a Midwest upbringing with an independent nature that easily speaks to any listener.
Nannette Fortier - Percussionist, Tin Whistle, Melodica, Guitar
Currently playing with Blue Man Group in Las Vegas; percussionist for Celine Dion on the sell-out 2008-2009 ‘Taking Chances’ World Tour; two year's as percussionist for Celine Dion's Las Vegas show, "A New Day"; toured Turkey/Europe as percussionist with pop-star Mustafa Sandal, etc.
For more information, go to www.nannettefortier.com
Anne Donohue - Vocals, Guitar, Bass
Born in New York and raised in Connecticut, Anne moved to Las Vegas in 2001 and continues to be a popular force in the Las Vegas Acoustic music scene, working regularly with acoustic artists including Killian's Angels, Michael Soli, Rick Duarte, and as a popular solist. In 2005 joined Las Vagrants, a roots/funk band that became a local favorite known for their raw, powerful and inventive sound. Anne performed as lead vocalist with New England bands including the Delta Blues Band with Rocky Lawrence, and regional swing/R&B favorites Eight to the Bar; and performed and recorded with the Who Whos, an all original music group featuring a female vocal trio. Anne also contributed vocals to a number of recordings including New Orleans blues singer and guitarist Kenny Neal's Blues Fallin' Down Like Rain on the Telarc label, and Wicked Time by Christine Ohlman of the Saturday Night Live Band.