TradConnect's Blog – October 2018 Archive (8)

Capturing the energy of a live performance - 'Everyone In' from The Drowsy Lads

“The Drowsy Lads” thundered onto the Irish music scene in the US almost 15 years ago and have become fan favourites at every turn. Sticking to traditional roots they bring a fire and excitement that is quickly winning over audiences. With the release of their 4th album, “Everyone In!”, and the notable camaraderie that flows from their live performances, the future continues to look…


Added by TradConnect on October 31, 2018 at 13:00 — No Comments

Watch: Andy Irvine perform at the RTÉ Folk Awards Oct 2018

The inaugural RTÉ Radio 1 Folk Awards took place at Dublin's Vicar Street last week where artists such as Emma Langford, Declan O'Rourke and Andy Irvine were celebrated among so many others. This is Andy Irvine with 'My Heart's tonight in Ireland.'…


Added by TradConnect on October 27, 2018 at 11:30 — 1 Comment

Notes from the Road : Lúnasa newsletter October 2018

Hi all. September was a quiet month for us but we are about to re-enter the fray with trips to Canada, Australia, Ireland and the US on the horizon. We kick off this week with a tour of Ontario, a nice 4 day run of shows all in the vicinity of Toronto. A quick hop across the ocean to the Sydney Irish fest follows in November. Australia was the…


Added by TradConnect on October 27, 2018 at 11:30 — No Comments

Top 10 Traditional Albums - September 2018

Detailed below are the Top 10 traditional Irish albums for September 2018.  Each month we feature the top 10 albums, write follow up articles and present sounds from all new releases. 

Don't forget that if you have an album on release check out our …


Added by TradConnect on October 11, 2018 at 18:30 — No Comments

From Clare to St Louis, Missouri - What's Next for Eimear Arkins?

What’s Next? is the debut album from Co. Clare native Eimear Arkins. Recorded in St Louis, Missouri where Eimear has been living for the last number of years, the album is a collection of traditional Irish ballads, Sean Nós songs and fiddle tunes.…


Added by TradConnect on October 11, 2018 at 14:00 — No Comments

A decade in the making - The new solo flute album by Steph Geremia

After nearly a decade since the release of her debut solo album, which was described by Irish Music Magazine as “an unexpected treasure” June 2018 saw the release of Steph Geremia’s highly anticipated second solo album ’Up She Flew’. With a firm mixture of traditional and contemporary arrangements and…


Added by TradConnect on October 2, 2018 at 13:00 — 1 Comment

The Martin Hayes Quartet on first American tour this October!

Irish fiddler Martin Hayes brings his critically-acclaimed Quartet to the USA  for its inaugural American tour this fall.  The group features Martin's longtime musical partner, guitarist Dennis Cahill, violist Liz Knowles (Bobby McFerrin, Open The Door For Three, Riverdance), and NYC bass clarinettist Doug Wieselman (Laurie Anderson,…


Added by TradConnect on October 2, 2018 at 12:30 — No Comments

Vote for the 'Best Folk Album' in this years RTÉ Irish Folk Awards

RTÉ has published the shortlist for this year's Folk Album of the Year which will form part of the Inaugural RTÉ Radio 1 Irish Folk Awards.   You can listen to our compilation of all the albums below and then have your vote.  

To vote …


Added by TradConnect on October 2, 2018 at 10:00 — No Comments

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