Lore by Orla Fallon: A Drizzle on a Golden Pond of Sound

Lore by Harpist Singer Orla Fallon is now available Lore is here. It's the new album by Irish artist Orla Fallon. You might have recognized her from the famous Celtic Woman. Fallon is back with her latest offering of notable influences. You'll find Traditional Irish, Americana, and even Bluegrass. I am quite surprised that this [...]

Celtic Fairy Dream by 2002 is an Excellent Escape into a Kinder and Gentler World

I discovered the music of 2002 from Celtic radio stations on the web. The band's dreamy and airy captivated my attention, and soon I can tell their distinctive sound apart from the rest. The band just released Celtic Fairy Dream this year amid the worrying pandemic. This is timely considering that people who are self-isolating [...]

The Joyous Waltz by Atlas is a Sweet Gift in these Troubled Times

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LkjduJmqAI0 The Joyous Waltz is a new track by Irish duo Atlas-both natives of Limerick. Like a perfect Cappuccino over a sumptuous meal, The Joyous Waltz sways around your mood into the day's vibes. Amid these uncertain and chaotic times, we need a break from all the politics and economy to close our eyes [...]

Órla Fallon is Back with Roseville Fair from Lore

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5w4u1L6Keuk The "gentler" Celtic Woman is back with a new single Roseville Fair from the upcoming album Lore. Fallon has already serenaded us with Sweet By and By and also the soothing A Winter Tale(holiday album). The song recounts a girl's recollection of falling in love for the first time. It has an Americana flavor [...]

A Warm Welcome for Spanish Point by Kevin Meehan

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NoziVyb16OQ I enjoyed listening to Spanish Point by a young musician by the name of Kevin Meehan. He is from Dublin and is making quite a loud splash in the traditional Irish music scene. Spanish Point is one debut album that never disappoints. The beautifully realized tracks flow in a well-engineered recording that highlights all the [...]