Hoolie is an internationally-acclaimed trio from Bay City specializing in maritime music, tunes from the lakes and salt water and specifically music from our own Great Lakes sailing traditions and original songs about maritime history. Hoolie has been featured at maritime festivals and has played in the Netherlands, Scotland, England, Wales, Germany, Norway, and Belgium. Stateside, they have been a featured act at Mystic Seaport and have played tall ships festivals and light houses around the Great Lakes and Canada.
Leading Hoolie as head chantyman and playing guitar is Jerry Casault. Singing along with him and playing the banjo, bodhran and tin whistles is Kathy Morris. Adding fiddle, concertina and vocal harmonies is Bruce McCartney.