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Track of the Week : Brendan Hendry & Jonny Toman / The Tinman

Posted by TradConnect on February 19, 2017 at 13:30 0 Comments

This is our Track of the Week and features  Brendan Hendry & Jonny Toman. It has received the most plays over the last 7 days on Tradconnect. It is taken from their album Living Roots and they describe it as a “quest through the much loved heartlands of Irish and Appalachian traditions. Setting out with a Hornpipe…

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11th Joseph Browne School of Music starts on 23rd February 2017

Posted by TradConnect on February 19, 2017 at 13:30 0 Comments

On February 23rd - 25th this year the 11th annual Joseph Browne School of Traditional Music will take place in Kinvara, Co, Galway. 

By background "the South Galway and North Clare region is an area that has long been renowned for the quality of its traditional music. Names like Jack Mulkere, the highly regarded music teacher, come to mind, as do…

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Exclusive new track from 'Between Two Ways' by Tríona Marshall

Posted by TradConnect on February 13, 2017 at 11:30 0 Comments

This is a newly released track from "Between Two WaysTríona Marshall. Harp music seems to be making a resurgence of late, in a manner that is lifting it from its stately ‘airs and graces’ perception.  

This new release by Tríona shows just how far…

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Kids helping kids - The new charity album from New York fiddler Haley Richardson

Posted by TradConnect on February 17, 2017 at 15:30 0 Comments

New York fiddler Haley Richardson and her many friends, will release a charity album for Mercy Centre who work with the children and communities of the many slums of Bangkok. They create simple-but-progressive solutions that touch the lives of thousands of the poor every day. they…

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Visionaries and their Words, Irish Tour in March and April 2017

Posted by TradConnect on February 16, 2017 at 16:30 0 Comments

The critically acclaimed Show, Visionaries and their Words, continues its successful Irish tour in March and April 2017 in Dundalk, Dublin, Cork and Belfast. Created by renowned sean- nós singer, composer and adventurer, Lorcán Mac Mathúna, this Show is a new musical rendering of the words of Plunkett, Connolly, Ceannt and Pearse.…



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Win 2 tickets + meal to Leslie Dowdall and Mike Hanrahan - Dublin 23rd February 2017

Posted by TradConnect on February 15, 2017 at 12:00 3 Comments

Leslie Dowdall and Mike Hanrahan will appear at Dublin's newest venue Number Twenty Two on 23rd February 2017, and you can win 2 tickets plus a meal for the show.

Leslie and Mike have just released their version of Antony and The…

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Compass Records sign I Draw Slow

Posted by TradConnect on February 14, 2017 at 17:00 0 Comments

Compass Records have announced the signing of Dublin-based roots band, I Draw Slow. In a press release today they say: "Their combination of compelling songwriting, exuberant live performances and passion for tradition make I Draw Slow a perfect fit for Compass Records, a label with a long history of working with Irish artists within their diverse roster of roots music. I Draw Slow…

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Milwaukee Fest article on the 'Disincentives for Foreign Artists Performing in the United States'

Posted by TradConnect on February 14, 2017 at 9:30 0 Comments

Milwaukee Irish Fest have published a major article on the challenges faced by touring artists in the US.  This year Milwaukee will present their 37th annual festival in August 2017. They state that as a major purchaser of foreign talent, they are seriously concerned that complying with existing non-immigrant Visa, tax rules…

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Notes from the Road : Kila / February 2017

Posted by TradConnect on February 13, 2017 at 10:30 0 Comments

A Chairde, Ath-bhliain faoi mhaise daoibh - A belated Happy New Year to you all.

Sorry it took so long to get to this. I got sick in January and it knocked me right off my stride and so everything that I had hoped would be ready to go is taking just a little bit longer. As a result I will be sending missives a little more often over the next month or so to keep you all…

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Track of the Week: Mick, Louise & Michelle Mulcahy / John Kelly's

Posted by TradConnect on February 12, 2017 at 15:30 0 Comments

Little surprise that this is our track of the week following its award  of Tradconnect Album of the Year 2016, sponsored by INEC Killarney.

As a result it…

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