George Dennehy, 19 year old born without arms, gained worldwide
attention last year after he posted a video of himself covering the Goo
Goo Dolls song “Iris” on the web.
George’s story went global and he
received media coverage from as nearby as his own hometown, and as far
away as London and Sydney. Gawker.com called George the “one man
Then an astonishing thing happened: The
Goo Goo Dolls themselves saw the video and loved it. They invited
George to share the stage with them and perform ‘Iris’ to an
enthusiastic and excited crowd of 7,000 fans at Musikfest, an annual
week-long event held in Bethlehem, PA.