Don McAvoy & The Great Whatever ®





On August 22nd, we had the honor of being interviewed on the VERY FIRST episode of the program Movers & Shakers. This interview, filmed in our home studio back on March 17th (cheers!), was hosted by our good friend Angel Alamo.  The interview was filmed and produced by Elements Media Networks Broadcasting and you can view it on the link below or on our Facebook and You Tube Pages…



Our next show - Saturday, November 23rd - 3 to 5 PM Matinee Show at Dawson Street Pub!

We are pleased to announce that we will be performing at The Dawson Street Pub on Saturday November 23rd for another Afternoon Matinee Performance

We will perform from 3 to 5 PM. Admission TBD. Food is available for purchase from the Dawson Street Pub standard menu. All ages are welcome! Please try to get there early in order to secure a parking space and a table.

The Dawson Street Pub is located at 100 Dawson Street (at the corner of Cresson St) in Manyunk. (215) 482-5677.


Our thanks to Brian Bingaman of 21st Century Media for this recent article in The Reporter




All three of our CD's are available for purchase below.  They make great gifts!  Or coasters, or frisbees...

"There's Time Between The Bridge And The Water" - www.cdbaby.com/cd/donmcavoythegreatwhateve4 - CD or Digital Download

"Sometimes The Characters..." - www.cdbaby.com/cd/donmcavoythegreatwhateve2- Digital download ONLY

"Peace, Love & Scrapple" - www.cdbaby.com/cd/donmcavoythegreatwhateve- Digital download ONLY


Our videos for "Happy Friday", "New Shoes","Yuengling" & “Like It Like That” and many others are posted on our Facebook and You Tube Pages!




ALL three of our releases are currently streaming on SPOTIFY...

"There's Time Between The Bridge And The Water" - open.spotify.com/album/7rmJRKkGBhH2yIlItE3HPI

"Sometimes The Characters..."  - open.spotify.com/album/2b3KbKfPAbHDtM6s3rrJcN

"Peace, Love & Scrapple" - open.spotify.com/album/3icznptDLM8hpIhy9u6oPy


NEED ORIGINAL SONGS?  We have over 2500 of them available for licensing for radio, TV and film! E-mail us at GreatWhatever@aol.com for more information


Thanks to those who attended our show at the Bel Air, MD Summer Concert Series at the Humbert Amphitheater at Shamrock Park.  Thanks to the Town of Bel Air for hosting the event and to Rebecca Chappell from 970AM WAMD for her introduction and for her interview segment the day before.  You can listen to that interview here...


We also want to thank HCN-TV - Hartford County Network for filming and broadcasting the show.  You can see the FULL length broadcast here...



Thanks to Angel Alamo for this interview post...



DMCGW live interview and performance on WRDV - 89.3 FM - FM Auditions program hosted by Rock Hoffman on 02-04-17. Audio file is posted....


Thanks Rock Hoffman and Al Thompson for all or your support, going back to the days when we first started!


Thanks everyone for listening and texting in to our appearance Sunday night Oct. 16th, 2016 on Hometown Heroes - WSTW - 93.7 FM! Our thanks show host Mark Rogers for making us feel welcome and comfortable and for his amazing support of all local music! If you missed the show, please listen our edited post of the podcast....



We are pleased to share with you a NEW SONG that does not appear on any of our CD's! This a ''bootleg'' LIVE recording of "Be Sure My Heart" from our performance at the World Cafe Live Philadelphia on February 13, 2016. Click on link BELOW. ENJOY!



Thanks to the following radio stations for playing tracks from "There's Time Between The Bridge & The Water" and from our other CD's: 

WSTW  - 93.7 FM - Wilmington, DE - MarkRogers - "Hometown Heroes"  Program

WRDV - 89.3 FM - Warminster, PA - Rock Hoffman & Al Thompson

WPRB - 103.3 FM - Princeton, NJ - John Weingart  - Music You Can't Hear On The Radio 

WCLH - 90.7 FM - Wilkes Barre, PA  - Cody Colarusso

WDIY - 88.1FM - Bethlehem, PA

WAMD - 970 AM - Aberdeen, MD - Rebecca Chappell

WHFC - 91.1 FM - Harford Community College - Bel Air, ND


Thanks Dave Davis and Independent Share for playing "New Shoes"on Independent Share #109



Thanks to the Marquix Global Newtwork for this article!



On Friday, February 19th, Fox 29 TV, played some of the video for our song “Happy Friday” and provided some very nice commentary…Please see the link below


We’d like to thank Karen Hepp and Mike Jerrick for their support and nice words! Also, a quick shout out of gratitude to Dave Wilby and The Dawson Street Pub in Manayunk, Roy Hausman and Josh & Amanda at Cinebard Films for all of their help with the "Happy Friday" video.


Our thanks to Brian Bingaman of 21st Century Media for this article in The Ticket.  



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