Getting to Know The Rattling Kind (Interview)

Rattling Kind

Eddie Sherlock: Lead Vocals and Rhythm Guitar Tom Forde: Bass and Vocals Ben McGinn: Lead Guitar and Vocals Anthony White: Drums and Percussion When I first heard of The Rattling Kind I was excited. They play an amazing combination of folk, rock with a radio friendly appeal. It is also an original sound and I …

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American Irish Music:Damien McCarron of the Indulgers and Mile High Celtic Hour (Interview)

Also in this edition: Celtic Vampire novel Dark Dealings and Cherish the Ladies. Celtic Music Fan asks Damien McCarron what it's like to  front a band called The Indulgers and to host a show called Mile High Celtic Hour. They offer more than the rousing beats and electrical vibes. They are melodic and sophisticated musicians. …

Post Hurricane Edition

 In this edition: The Indulgers, Blyde Lasses, Cillian Doheny and pictures of the day... We had a hard week. My heart goes to those who suffered the terrible force of hurricane Sandy. As much as I love Nature, these are one of those times when nature can be scary. It is a horrible situation but …

Music is Therapy

His singing moved me to tears that I just lost it. It is a somber day. I just finished breakfast and I listened to one of my CD collections. This song by Christy Moore came on. I had to drop everything . I can’t stop bawling like a baby. Something about the sentiment of the …

Beannacht and the Sound of Summer

Their debut CD, "Gra na Firinne" was released in November 2011. As summer approaches, more and more Celtic bands are putting out albums that have that feel of white sandy beaches and bonfires. I can cite Beannacht as an example. The duo of Tom Johnston and Dierdre Forrest show that carefree simplicity. The tracks in …