Traditional Irish Music
This concert celebrates the publication of the epic new book, The Wheels Of The World: 300 Years Of Irish Uilleann Pipers, by Colin Harper with John McSherry. Introduced by Colin Harper, the show features three globally renowned pipers.
A founder member of The Bothy Band (1974-79), Paddy Keenan is a living…Continue
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The launch of our Download Centre in June 2015 has been an outstanding success. The Download Centre is a private area on Tradconnect where pre-approved broadcasters can download the latest traditional albums for free. Over 120 broadcasters are participating and all are gaining access to new albums as they are…Continue
The Music Capital Scheme, supported by the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht and managed by Music Network, provides funding for the purchase of musical instruments to…Continue
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We often ask artists to describe their music and replies in the main are gentle and reserved. One band that we admire a lot are Sligo outfit Moxie who bring a refreshing alternative sound to the table. We listen to in excess of 120 albums each year and at least 80%+ are traditional or predominately traditional. There are only a handful of artists that are creating…Continue
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Want to know what the most played Irish traditional track on Soundcloud is? Over the last year or so we have monitored Soundcloud to establish a Top 10 and we posted it recently here.
The Lower Road is the much anticipated solo release by a musician that has generally remained in the shadows of the many bands and projects that he has been involved with over the years. Paul Meehan was born in Manchester where contemporaries like Mike McGoldrick, Dezi Donnelly & John Joe Kelly provided the early…Continue
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