www.TheImmigrants.com

Click here to listen to tracks from the 16-Song CD, Charlestown, released by The Immigrants on Railway House Records in 1994.

 
The Immigrants

Better Things for Bill

Ray Davies of The Kinks and Bruce Springsteen sing Better Things for Bill - the singer/songwriter in The Immigrants. See YouTube Video!!

The Immigrants

Our Facebook Page

Check out our Facebook Page.
Jackie Boy gets 1,500 likes!!!

Facebook.com/CharlestownCD/

Jackie Boy

Jackie Boy - Video

Click Here to see Jackie Boy video on YouTube - 9,464 Views!!

Subway

Subway Station

Click Here to see Subway Station on YouTube - 17,199 Views!!

The Immigrants

Enterprise Ride

Click Here to see Enterprise Ride on our YouTube - 10,099 Views!!

Subway

Long Gone - Video

Click Here to see Long Gone on our YouTube Page - 8,025 Views!!

Fear

Fear - Video

Click Here to see Fear video on our YouTube Page.

Murray & Sadie

Murray & Sadie

Click Here to see Murray & Sadie video on our YouTube Page.

Subway

Guy Fawkes Night

Click Here to see Guy Fawkes Night video on our YouTube Page.

The Immigrants

About Us Page

The Immigrants are an underground band consisting of Bill Sheridan on guitar and his brother, Dan, on drums. Click here for About Us page.

Immigrant

New Wave Irish-1988

Click Here to read article about illegal Irish immigrants from 1988 by Dan Sheridan, drummer in The Immigrants.

The Immigrants

Different Drummer

The Different Drummer - Click Here
A Drummer's Blog by Dan Sheridan ~ drummer in The Immigrants.

The Immigrants

I'm Gonna Leave You

Click Here to see I'm Gonna Leave You - LIVE at The Causeway!!

SavingPrivateSheridan.com

Saving Pvt. Sheridan

The Charlestown CD is dedicated to our dad, Alfred D. Sheridan, and to the veterans of the 90th Infantry Division who fought in World War II. www.SavingPrivateSheridan.com

Jack Lynch

Dedication Page

The Immigrant website is dedicated to our great-grandfather, Jack Lynch, an Irish immigrant killed on the job in a NYC sewer on August 26, 1908. Click here to read article in the NY Sun.

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The Immigrants on the Radio — 104.9 FM!


Jackie Boy gets 9,464 Views on YouTube!

A Special Tribute to Bill Sheridan — Singer/Songwriter

Boston, MA - September 11, 2020 — Rock duo The Immigrants have released two powerful new songs as a tribute to both the band-leader and their frontline nurse sister. "Jackie Boy" is an uplifting rock anthem that is a must-have for any playlist.

Jackie Boy - Requiem for a Slugger” is a tribute to the cancer battle the band-leader, Bill Sheridan, is currently undergoing. The song reaches out and offers love and support to the painful journey ahead.

BillTheir other song, Long Gone, a rock-ballad, is a dedication to their sister Delia, a nurse working on the frontlines during the pandemic. The music and lyrics are a testimonial to the endless courage of these two individuals and people around the globe.

Brian Bernard, the DJ at The Hawk Rocks 104.9 FM, recently played both songs on his local rock band show, Backstage, as he offered a special dedication to Bill Sheridan, the singer/songwriter in The Immigrants. [Click here to listen to the song on YouTube.]

The Immigrants are a duo consisting of Bill and Dan Sheridan. They combine their talents to make inspiring rock music. For interested parties who wish to interview The Immigrants can reach out via the information provided below.
DeliaContact: The Immigrants
contact@theimmigrants.com

Links:
Jackie-Boy: https://youtu.be/7bJ0rk9xJRE
Long Gone: https://youtu.be/cuEktHabac4
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CharlestownCD/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/immigrants_the
Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/user-958699593
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/album/4TTUSNYsv4WthQ4MyYWf7V
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCS6wjf5NWJrRxKc9m4NL-MA


Music Review: Jackie Boy — "This is a polished single!"


Jackie Boy takes me back to Alternative Rock Anthems like
The Pixies' "Here Comes Your Man" and Weezer's "Buddy Holly"

Jackie Boy gets 9,464 Views on YouTube!

by Ama Cruz

Jackie-Boy Boston, MA - July 1, 2020 — I'd just like to begin by expressing how much I love the name of this band, The Immigrants, as well as the name of this song, Jackie Boy - Requiem for a Slugger. It's got a great vocal performance that is equal to Black Francis of The Pixies or Thurston Moore of Sonic Youth.

The instrumental performances of the drums and guitar takes me back to beloved 90s grunge alternative rock anthems like The Pixies' "Here Comes Your Man" and Weezer's "Buddy Holly" with the melodic guitars, and roughness, yet a song that makes you want to dance -- like Jackie Boy. This is a polished single!

What a treat to come across this rock song, Jackie Boy. The Immigrants blend a cool melodic, surf-rock guitar, a superb vocal performance reminiscent of Black Francis (from The Pixies) with the sound of a baseball game and a cheering crowd, rooting for our underdog, Jackie Boy. This is classic alternative rock at its best!

Jackie Boy will be deeply appreciated by audiences who love alt. rock, grunge, shoegazing, and noise pop. For audiences who love live performances, or anyone seeking REAL and raw music these days, given the pop, synth and auto-tune world we are living in, be sure to check out The Immigrants. - Ama Cruz

About The Reviewer: Ama Cruz is an instrumentalist, writer, and has over a decade of professional experience in arts management, including her time working for Sony’s Latin/Jazz PR division. She has contributed as a music journalist and editor for other publications.


Long Gone - The Immigrants on the Radio - 104.9 FM!


Rock Band's Sister, Delia, A Nurse on the Front-Line

Longe Gone gets 8,025 Views on YouTube!!

Special thanks to Brian the DJ at TheHawkrocks.com!!

Boston, MA – June 6, 2020 –  The Immigrants dedicated their rock ballad, Long Gone, to their sister, a frontline nurse on the Radio - 104.9 FM.

Brian Bernard, the DJ at The Hawk Rocks 104.9 FM, recently played the song on his local rock band show, Backstage, as he offered the dedication to the band's sister, Delia, a nurse at Concord Hospital, and all her co-workers on the front-line during these uncertain times of COVID-19.

“Long Gone” is also a tribute to the cancer battle that the band-leader, Bill Sheridan, is currently undergoing. The song reaches out and offers love and support to the painful journey head. The music and lyrics are a testimonial to the endless courage of these two individuals and people around the globe.


Listen to Subway Station - On the Radio - WMFO!!


Subway Station gets 17,199 views on YouTube

 

With a dedication by Brian Bernard, the DJ at The Hawk Rocks 104.9 FM at the end of the song, to our sister, Delia, a nurse at Concord Hospital, and all her co-workers.

1.) Brian gets set to play The Immigrants on the Radio!

2.) Brian plugs The Immigrants a second time!

3.) Brian plays Subway Station by The Immigrants on the Radio!


The Hawk RocksJackie Boy - On the Radio - 104.9 FM!

Special thanks to Guido the DJ at The Hawk for playing Jackie Boy - Requiem for a Slugger on the Radio last year at The Hawk 104.9 FM and encouraging us to set up a Facebook page.


Facebook statsCheck out The Immigrants on Facebook.
Jackie Boy - Requiem for a Slugger gets 1,500 Likes!


The Immigrants — "The next Morphine?"

The ImmigrantsThe Noise, Rock Around Boston
~ Boston, Massachusetts ~

The Immigrants

These newcomers sport an intriguing sound with an incantatory edge not too far short of compelling. Their melodic instincts are quite keen and the vocalist's phrasing is original and chuck full of irresistible hooks. The next Morphine? Watch this space. Pick hit: "Subway Station." Tape of the month.

The Noise
Boston, Massachusetts


The Immigrants...


"How cool underground music really can be."

Music PressBaby Sue Music Review,
~ Atlanta, Georgia ~

The Immigrants

Amazingly unpretentious music from this duo. If you're looking for busy arrangements and mountains of studio tricks, you can skip to the next review. But if you like smart pop delivered in a straight forward fashion with no frills or gimmicks, you'll want to check out the Immigrants. My favorite tunes here are "Jackie Boy," "Changemaker," and "Shot to Pieces." This here thing goes to show how cool underground music really can be.

Baby Sue Music Review
Atlanta, Georgia


Immigrant Gigs


Pit Report
~ Boston, Massachusetts ~

The Immigrants

Live at The Causeway!The Immigrants check in with "four tunes" (clever title) that recall the early workings of The Smiths and The Cure, yet have a gritty element straight out of the early Volcano Suns (The Bright Orange Years and All Night Lotus especially). Lyrics possess a certain weirdness which is not immediately likable, yet is better than the usual pop slop that often ends up here. "Murray & Sadie" is a tale of travel companions, "Enterprise Ride" and "Subway Station" add depth and dimension due to their dissimilarity. The Immigrants are young but unusual. Please keep us up to date.

Pit Report
Boston, Massachusetts

 

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The Immigrants

These newcomers sport an intriguing sound with an incantatory edge not too far short of compelling...

The Immigrants

Their melodic instincts are quite keen and the vocalist's phrasing is original and chuck full of irresistible hooks. The next Morphine?

The Immigrants

Amazingly unpretentious music from this duo... if you like smart pop delivered in a straight forward fashion with no frills or gimmicks, you'll want to check out The Immigrants...

The Immigrants

My favorite tunes here are "Jackie Boy," "Changemaker," and "Shot to Pieces." This here thing goes to show how cool underground music really can be.

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