Artist / Program Description:
Switchback® is the duo of Brian FitzGerald and Martin McCormack. Working together for over twenty years, Switchback® draws on traditional Celtic music and original Americana songs that reflect their Irish heritage and Midwestern roots. Perfect for concerts, festivals, and fairs, Switchback® has performed for small venues to audiences of 15,000. They present school programs on music appreciation, songwriting, and Celtic music for kindergarten to college audiences. They are happy to work with specialty groups. Switchback® has been produced by legendary Texan producer and musician Lloyd Maines. The Fire That Burns (2003) was chosen as one of the top independent releases that year by Performing Songwriter Magazine. The duo has shared the stage with such legends as John Hartford, the Moody Blues, Sleepy LaBeef, and Leon Russell to name a few. Hard-working and fun-loving, Switchback's music truly hits note for everybody!