Celtic Music for Millenials

November 17, 2017 Ryan MacNeil has that keen ear for tradition and mainstream smarts. Chill-out, party music, these are the terms that evade Celtic music genre for a long time. But multi-instrumentalist Ryan MacNeil has become a mediator between the great divide, and I am talking about tradition and mainstream music. If you think about [...]


Raise your glasses to a rip-roaring new album from Cheers!

Band: Cheers! Album: Daily Bread Release date: May 2017 Snarling, swirling, raging, roaring vocals and electric guitar tempered by fairground accordion arpeggios, whistles and flutes. 'Chances' - the opening track on the new album 'Daily Bread' from Cheers! Cheers! was born in a whiskey and Guinness-fuelled frenzy in Pilsen, Czech Republic in 2011 and the [...]

November Updates!Realta, Cookeilidh and Many More!

  https://youtu.be/QLbscMCsnls   (Réalta - Asturian Set - Clear Skies (Saltón de Meres - Pasacáis del Xarreru) Promotional video for the Irish Traditional band Réalta - the opening track from their second album Clear Skies (2016). Clear Skies is available from iTunes, Bandcamp and the band's own website: http://www.realtamusic.com/shop/ https://realtamusic.bandcamp.com/albu... https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/cle... For more information about [...]

‘The Art of Forgetting’ – Kyle Carey’s New Album Kickstarter Campaign Has Launched!

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-jTMt5lFLFg So it begins! Gaelic-Americana singer-songwriter Kyle Carey has launched her Kickstarter campaign with a lot in store for music lovers. This is going to be exciting. Given her track record, you will not be disappointed! As you might have noticed, I mentioned this in my previous post. I am highly supportive of her [...]

Padraig Duggan-The Spirit of His Music Will Always Live in our Hearts.

https://youtu.be/m8CdLqWFpsM   August 9. Moya Brennan posted a photo of Padraig Duggan with this caption: My dear uncle and fellow Clannad member, Padraig Duggan, passed away peacefully this morning. Rest in Peace Padraig and thanks for all your music over the years *** Today, we reflect and remember Padraig Duggan of Clannad.He passed away this week due [...]