Tradconnect Reviews's Blog – April 2012 Archive (9)

Concertina Music In A Church

Let us all bow down and give thanks to Jack and Cormac. Let us give praise to their musical ingenuity, to their rhythm and their rolls. You will also need a…


Added by Tradconnect Reviews on April 27, 2012 at 19:30 — No Comments

This Music We Call Traditional Irish

Traditional Irish music has never been so alive. In our cities, towns and villages. From Dublin to New York and across the United States. We are alive to its rhythm and it is thriving, growing, flourishing. It touches so many people and is enjoyed in so many ways. We dance to it, play it, mould it into new forms and take it to Broadway and the West End. We fuse it with…


Added by Tradconnect Reviews on April 24, 2012 at 19:00 — 1 Comment

Album Review - Shantalla / Turas

Formed and based in Belgium, Shantalla have been on the music scene since the mid 1990's and have already released two highly acclaimed albums. The self titled "Shantalla" was released in 1999 and the follow up "Seven Evenings, Seven Mornings" was released in 2001. In 2005 after eight years on the road they called it a day. "Musical fatigue,…


Added by Tradconnect Reviews on April 23, 2012 at 21:30 — 1 Comment

Album Review - MacDara Ó Raghallaígh / Ego Trip

MacDara Ó Raghallaígh has created a live album of outstanding fiddle music on his debut Ego Trip.  Powerful, driving, invigorating and passionate fiddle playing that is very reminiscent of a young Brendan McGlinchey on his…


Added by Tradconnect Reviews on April 21, 2012 at 15:00 — 1 Comment

Begley & Cooney Shine At Harcourt Sessions - 16th April 2012

Live Review - Brendan Begley & Steve Cooney. Harcourt Sessions. 16th April 2012

Nothing like getting the week off to a good start and no better way to do that then to hop on the LUAS and get dropped outside the door of the Harcourt Hotel in Dublin.  No car, no parking and the friendly face of Mary…


Added by Tradconnect Reviews on April 17, 2012 at 16:30 — No Comments

Tradconnect's 1st Anniversary

Tradconnect celebrates it 1st anniversary today. Twelve months and over 2,100 members. A great start and a big thank you to all our members for your support. Our goals remain the same. Connecting musicians across the world and providing an online space for the promotion of this great music. What has been great about our development over the last year is that fact that a lot of…


Added by Tradconnect Reviews on April 15, 2012 at 20:30 — 9 Comments

Album Review - Colm Phelan / Full Circle

Colm Phelan, also a member of Goitse, has gathered some exceptionally talented musicians around him for this his first solo album.  Solo might be a wrong description because we are treated to a number of duo and trio sets that allow his…


Added by Tradconnect Reviews on April 11, 2012 at 22:00 — 1 Comment

Album Review - Fullset / Notes at Liberty

We highlighted Fullset as a group to watch out for in 2012 and they certainly do not disappoint on their debut album "Notes At Liberty".  They produce an exciting, lively and refreshing take on the music.  The band include Séan…


Added by Tradconnect Reviews on April 5, 2012 at 10:30 — 1 Comment

Album Review - Eoin Duignan / Timeless

There are times when you need to be transported to another place, a place where your imagination and spirit can take its own path and you can live in the moment. Eoin Duignan is one musician that can take you there with his musical world of…


Added by Tradconnect Reviews on April 2, 2012 at 12:00 — 1 Comment

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