Clanú Are Back With A Better And Diverse Album!

Clanú are back with a new album Long Way Round. This is a strong follow-up to their 2012 album Ancient Walls. The reason why I got so excited in reviewing this is because of the evolution of their sound. The tracks are more diverse and they have lots of influences in this new album, from  bluegrass, Irish folk, …

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Listen To If Wishes Were Horses by Kris Drever

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eWQWlOJzfog If wishes were horses, then beggars would ride, sings Kris Drever in the title track of his new album If Wishes Were Horses. Part personal memoir and part disquisition into Philosophical matters and the human condition, this album sounds whimsical as it is serious. The eleven songs combine elements of pop, British folk and soft rock. …

The Best of Eddi Reader

The Best of Eddi Reader: Her life,  art and her persistence that is truly Scottish 30 Song career spanning remastered Double CD. Compiled by Tom Rose. Mastered by Mark Freegard My introduction to the beautiful voice of Eddi Reader was through the TV program of Jools Holland. I think she was promoting her album  Angels and …

Celtic Woman Q & A with Máiréad

  I've been playing Destiny by Celtic Woman many times. New voices and new songs. And lots of magical listening experience. Check out my entry regarding the album in my previous post. It is a great honour to finally get to talk to one of the artists, notably my favourite violinist Máiréad Nesbitt who took the …

Robert Doyle Has A Follow Up To A Life In Shadows:Lig Amach

When: Friday 22nd April Where:The Cobblestone Backroom, 77 King Street North, Dublin 7 Free admission 8.30pm As a long time admirer of his music, I am happy to announce that Mr Doyle has finished a follow-up to his compelling album A Life in Shadows. It was well received among Celtic and Irish Music sites. If …