11.09.2018

New Valpo Single "Billy Riley"!

Check out or new single HERE


02.08.2018

New Single "Gluestick Situation" Available for Free Download

Check it out HERE!!!


02.08.2018

New Single "Gluestick Situation"

Happy Carnival everyone. I'm pleased to announce the release of my latest single "Gluestick Situation" just in time for Lundi Gras. With the esteemed Mr. Cabral helping out. Courtesy of Mr. Mehiel at Studio Seurat--the finest sound available anywhere! https://alexmcmurray.bandcamp.com/track/gluestick-situation


11.22.2017

Big Thanksgiving Weekend Stuff

Hey all it's Thanksgiving weekend 2017 and there's lots going on. First it's Tin Men at Dba on Wednesday 11/22 7-9. Always a fun time on t-day eve...next on Friday it's the 2nd annual "Last Waltz New Orleans" at the Joy Theater with a galaxy of Local talent singing songs of The Band and generally whooping it up to raise some money for the Musician's Clinic. That show starts at 8pm. At 10 it's the original 007 at DBA for ONE NIGHT ONLY!!! That's right get your rock-steady dancing shoes on...On Saturday I'll be joining Debbie Davis at The French Market from 2 to 3 for a program of Christmas music. On Monday I'll be playing solo at Chickie Wah Wah at 8pm. Also on Thursday 11/30 I'll be with Susan Cowsill at the International House Hotel Loa Bar for the first installment of her "Echoes of Laurel Canyon" series. I'll be singing songs from the prodigous Neil Young catalog. The show starts...

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10.12.2017

New Single on El Che Records

My latest single is being released on El Che records. It's called "Two Brothers" and you can check it out here.


08.24.2017

"Hope For The Best"--New Single Out Now

Sage advice for these interesting times. Available on Bandcamp--click HERE or itunes--click HERE


07.06.2017

UK dates announced!

SUNDAY 23rd JULY
Bark presents...
The Glad Borough
South London
time TBA

MONDAY 24 JULY (TENTATIVE)
session
Edinburgh
Captain's
5-8:30

TUESDAY 25 JULY
Whistlebinkies
Edinburgh
Time TBA

WEDNESDAY 26 JULY
Captain’s
Edinburgh
3-5pm

THURSDAY 27 JULY
Barrelhouse
Edinburgh
8pm

SUNDAY 30th JULY 
The Goat's Toe
Bangor, Northern Ireland 
time TBA

TUESDAY 1ST AUGUSTʉ۬Sandino's Cafe & Bar
Derry/Londonderry, Northern Ireland
10pm

FRIDAY 4th august
The American Bar 
Belfast, Northern Ireland 
Time TBA

SATURDAY 5th august
The Dufferin Arms 
Killyleagh, Northern Ireland 
time TBA

SUNDAY 6TH AUGUST
A Night in Louisiana at Harbour and Company 
Donaghadee, Northern Ireland 
time 6pm-9pm


07.01.2017

"Greatest New Orleans Hits" reviewed in Offbeat

Offbeat Magazine Alex McMurray Sings His Greatest New Orleans Hits

Offbeat Magazine by John Swenson

"...in recent years New Orleans has become a songwriters’ haven. Alex McMurray is one of the prime movers of that renaissance, turning out a torrent of original material as both a solo singer-songwriter and a member of numerous local groups."

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06.13.2017

Check out "Mr. Tuesday Night"!

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New Single Out Now!

Hey kids it's been a minute or two but just in time for summer there's a new single out from McMurray enterprises. Let Mr. Tuesday Night put things right for you. With the usual cast of characters--Carlo Nuccio, Matt Perrine and Brian Coogan. Also on board is one-man-string-section Rick Nelson playing violin, viola, cello and bass. Recorded right here in New Orleans, USA at Marigny Recording Studio. Available in all file formats and streaming as well. Enjoy! CHECK IT OUT HERE!


04.27.2017

New CD! Available Now!

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Alex McMurray Sings His Greatest New Orleans Hits

Alex McMurray is proud to announce a brand new CD just in time for Jazzfest.   Its a compilation of all of Alex's greatest songs about his adopted town, New Orleans. It includes tracks by Royal Fingerbowl, The Tin Men and Alex's solo records all in one handy CD.  Also included is the brand new never before released on a CD, Ninth Ward Chicken! 


03.07.2017

New Single "Now You Know" available now!

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with America's own The Iguanas!

I'm joined by The Iguanas on my latest tune, available on Bandcamp! Just click HERE to check it out!

While you're at have a listen to my other singles  "Num Num Charlie""Halleloo" and "Ninth Ward Chickens"

And come out to Chickie Wah Wah on a Monday night sometime!

 

Yeah man!


02.03.2017

Jazz Fest and French Quarter Fest Dates Announced!

I'm pleased to announce that I've been selected to perform at the 2017 Jazz and Heritage Festival Friday April 28 at the Gentilly Stage. Set time TBA. Also Tin Men April 30 at the Blues Tent and Debbie Davis and the Mesmerizers May 6 in the Economy Hall tent. I'll also be with Pat McLaughlin's New Orleans Outfit on Saturday April 29 at the Lagniappe Stage.

I'll be with all those bands and then some at the French Quarter Fest this year. Tin Men and Debbie Davis and the Mesmerizers both play on April 7, Alex McMurray and Band Saturday April 8 and Paul Sanchez on Sunday April 9. Come on out for New Orleans' biggest free music festival!


02.01.2017

New Single "Num Num Charlie" Out Now!

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And now some light fare for these freewheeling times. "Num Num Charlie" is now available on Bandcamp in any file format you prefer. All three recent singles are right there for easy picking. "Ninth Ward Chickens" and "Halleloo" are up on itunes if that is what you're into.

click this link to check out Num Num Charlie

 

https://alexmcmurray.bandcamp.com/track/num-num-charlie

 

 


11.10.2016

New Single Out Now!

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HALLELOO!!!

Hey Kids check out my latest single "Halleloo" ... with the help of the great James Singleton, Mike Dillon and Lynn Drury. I hope you like it. Drop me a line and tell me what you think...

And the "Ninth Ward Chickens" are still looking for a place to roost. Give the bird a boost!

 

More coming soon..

 

you'll see...


10.18.2016

Ninth Ward Chickens now is on itunes!

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Head on over to itunes and pick up "Ninth Ward Chickens" right here.

 

Still available on Bandcamp! Check it out!

 


10.06.2016

Get Your Ninth Ward Chicken Here!

Hey my new single "Ninth Ward Chicken", recorded with the Morning Forty Federation right here in the 9th Ward is available RIGHT HERE!

 

Check it out!


09.14.2016

World Premiere "Ninth Ward Chickens"

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Wednesday 9/14/2016 on WWOZ at 12:30pm

Hey my new tune "Ninth Ward Chickens" will be having its world premiere TODAY (9/14/16) on George Ingmire's show on WWOZ at 12:30. The song features sterling performances by the Morning 40 Federation and was recorded right here in 9th Ward chicken country...the song will be download-able soon on Bandcamp and Itunes...details to follow!


08.09.2016

Tin Men Back at DBA

Tin Men are back on Wednesday nights at DBA! Check out America's premier Sousaphone/Washboard/Guitar trio every Wednesday night at 7pm. 


02.26.2016

Chazfest Back On

Dear friends of Chazfest. The Powers The Be at the Truck Farm have done some finagling and have worked it out so that Chazfest #10 2016 will take place on Wednesday April 27. Sorry for all the confusion.