Traditional Irish Music
Dublin and New York unite on a new box and fiddle album called 'Mind will Never Be Easy', by Luke Deaton and Jayne Pomplas. The recording also features Brian Mooney on Bouzouki and Jack Talty on piano. It was recorded by Jack Talty in his studio in Lissycasey, Co. Clare.
Luke is a native Dubliner who grew up in Windy Arbour. He studied…
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Via RTE Culture Acclaimed percussionist Robbie Harris writes for Culture about his exciting new fusion project, Jiggy...
Brian Eno once remarked for the world to be interesting, you have to be manipulating it all the time.
Jiggy is a collaboration of like-minded musicians who merge a…Continue
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Tommy Guihen was born and reared on a small farm in the townland of Bodorragha, between Keadue and Arigna in north Co. Roscommon. He began playing the flute at the age of fourteen and quickly became an accomplished player of the Roscommon/Leitrim/Sligo style of traditional flute playing. He won the under 18 All-Ireland…Continue
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Internationally renowned fiddler, and Artistic Director of the festival, Martin Hayes, will be joined by the talents of Dennis Cahill, Iarla Ó Lionáird,…Continue
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Armagh’s TERRY CONLON will launch his debut solo album ‘HOMEGROWN’ on September 1st. It features current single 'Don't Lead me On' and new single & video 'I'm Leaving'. His original songs have an easy-listening style which dab into folk, popular, rock and Irish traditional.
Terry will launch the album with 2 shows…Continue
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That album, recorded in St. Nicholas Collegiate Church, Galway, was a revelation. For this solo outing, Cormac is back in the same church with Jack Talty on the recording and mixing…Continue
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