Colorado Groove Band
Sean Michael Kayo Gaughan
* Lead Vocals, Drums/Percussion
A love for entertaining and
performing courses through Sean's
Irish Blood! Big Paddy is about
sharing his passion of music
through the eyes of his Irish Heritage.
Sean began performing at a very young age and took to the Drums as his medium. He's performed with many bands throughout Colorado and has enjoyed quality time in some great studios with Planet Alice, Baba Fats, ABOM, Zyedeco Playboys, and Boulder Theatre Allstars, to name a few. He has been playing in Big Paddy for the past 15 years.
For Sean, Music is Medicine, something that the world NEEDS! Sean also uses Guitar, Piano, Flute, and a variety of percussion to share "the medicine."
Michael R. Mitchell
* Bass, Mandolin, Vocals
The ever dynamic Michael
R. Mitchell nails down the crucial
roles of Bass, Mandolin, and harmonies.
Mike is a lifelong Musician, a multi-instrumentalist who also plays Keyboard, Clarinet, Saxophone and Drums. He has toured nationally with original Rap Metal, Funk, Emo and Progressive Metal bands, and performed with tribute bands, playing venues like CBGB's in New York and the 930 Club in D.C. He has appeared on over a dozen Albums.
* Guitar, Bodhran, Vocals
Kieran hails from NY, but with deep
New England roots, Kieran has been
heavily engaged in Irish music for years.
He cut his teeth playing in all manner
of bars and functions throughout the
Northeast, from Boston, to Albany,
to NYC…and even all the way to Honolulu.
Kieran has kept the traditional music alive by never forgetting the history behind the tunes. The pursuit of this music has been a life long journey, and now he couldn’t be more excited to continue that journey in the unbelievable state of Colorado, with the always exceptional BIG PADDY! This next chapter of his musical life will undoubtedly be his best, because of these incredible musicians Mike, Jamie, and Sean G…and of course YOU, the great fans and people of Colorado!
The Multi Instrumentalist Jamie Krutz. Check out his whole Bio at www.jamiekrutz.com.