Well, people. Just wrapped up a sweet week of life including a South Shore gig with the Houston Bernard Band. Check them out next Saturday at Loretta’s Last call.

As for Grain Thief, we will be headlining the Americana night at Copperfields, we go on at 10pm so don;t be late. Event details below

This will be the first official show for Zach Meyers and Joe Angellis who will be joining us on Mandolin and Drums after Ezra and Russell departed for other adventures in other parts of the world.



Greetings from Brazil

Hey we got featured on a sweet blog!


And here’s a tribute to Lou I worked on


we’ll be back at Copperfield’s Friday July 25,

that is all


It’s here. The moment you’ve all been waiting for. It’s taking us absolutely forever to get this together, but we have certainly not been fucking around. Thanks to the band: Ezra, Russell, and Tom; and to John Russell for playing with us and mixing the damn thing. Big thanks to Libby Mulroy for hooking up the dope fresh art work.

The new EP is available at http://music.grainthief.com You can pay what you like or download for free. There is a bonus track included in the download. Hard copies will be available in July.

Anyone in the Boston area on May 23 can hear us play at Copperfield’s at 10pm.


John is hard at work mixing the new EP which is gonna be tasty

In other news I started a snow removal company with two of my best buddies; this relates to music how? Well,… http://snowwayboston.com is the website and if anyone needs snow removal in cambridge, we got you dog!

(just tryin to generate leads, ya heard)

Honestly, man can’t live on bread alone, and google hits don’t generate themselves alone. Chock this B up as self promotion of the other kind.


Exciting things Running Amok

Russell, John, and I locked ourselves in our “studio” for 5 days, and now the mixing and mastering has begun. Look out for what moms across my mother’s house have been calling “The Record of the Century”


Video from the Way Station Performance? You're Crazy!

Here’s Russell and I nailing it in Brooklyn. Thanks to Andy Heidel and the boys for all the insanity.

Crowd Shot! Thanks to everyone in DC, NYC, Cambridge, and Plympton for making this week so awesome!

Crowd Shot! Thanks to everyone in DC, NYC, Cambridge, and Plympton for making this week so awesome!


"Or, Maybe a Nightmare"


MEDIA!! “Pretty Darn High (Would not Say I am Stoned)” From DC9 in January.

Thanks Tony Porreco of Black Checker for his videography


New Jams New Shows

New song on homepage http://grainthief.com . Also have’nt driven anywhere far away in a long time so I’ll be heading back to DC June 26 to play the Rock n Roll hotel. Who’s wth me? After I’ll be heading to NYC for some more on the 28th venue TDB. Back to Boston on the 29 for some strumming at the Lilypad in Inman Square.

Also I will be back with the Big City Ramblers June 15th at Terry O’Reillys Pub in Newton Center.


Welcome to the Grain Thief/Patrick Mulroy web site. Here you will learn many exciting things about Grain Thief/Patrick Mulroy, Russell Joye, Tom Farrell, Ezra Finney and John Russell.


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