The Celtic Music Fan

Staying true to the roots while having a firm grip on the present!

Repost your Soundcloud!

  A blog featuring John Breen, Fraser Fifield and TradConnect It is great to realize that soundcloud has grown into a site where musicians and listeners can interact and repost … Continue reading

March 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Celtic Colours International Welcomes Back Natalie MacMaster

My Island Too Friday October 5th Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre, Port Hawkesbury – 7:30 PM, Tickets: $60/50/40, Reserved Seating October 5 is the opening night for the music festival that … Continue reading

July 19, 2012 · Leave a comment

From Friends/Celtic Link Members

  Sue Aston now out in Bandcamp  Hello Celtic Music Fans. Another week of musical discovery is here. Sue Aston is now available in Bandcamp. Those who don’t have her … Continue reading

March 21, 2012 · 2 Comments

Happy Saint Patrick’s Day

Been working like a rocket for the past few weeks now. But I will never ever miss this day which is like Christmas. This is the part of the year … Continue reading

March 17, 2011 · 2 Comments

Brian Boru Lyrics and Translation (Gaeilge, Brezhoneg and English)

(This video is done by Snuffesnuitje who, like me is also trying to find a good translation. His effort is highly recommended). Alan Stivell’s 1995  hit does it for all … Continue reading

November 17, 2010 · 6 Comments

National Eisteddfod of Wales Discovery:Esyllt Tudur

National Eisteddfod of Wales attracts up to 160,000 visitors. The National Eisteddfod has been attracting foreign visitors annually and numbers increased up to 160,000 attendees. It  costs around £2.8m to … Continue reading

November 5, 2010 · 4 Comments

14th Celtic Colours International Festival :It Starts Now!

Sorry for the late broadcast but it starts now. Grab your tickets!!! 14th Celtic Colours International Festival starts Friday, October 8th! Several venues sold out but seats remain at many … Continue reading

October 11, 2010 · 1 Comment

This Year’s Michigan Irish Music Festival

My friend Christi has a lot to share in this year’s Michigan Irish Festival headed by great bands such as Gaelic Storm, Leahy…among others. Read more here:

October 4, 2010 · 1 Comment

Anam/Spirit Radio Debut and Other Celtic Festivals

Those who are excited to get a full length audio treatment of Jenne Lennon’s Anam/Spirit will catch it here: The song is taken from Celtic Dreams under Quickstar Productions. … Continue reading

September 12, 2010 · 3 Comments

Julie Fowlis @ Great Gigs

Julie  Fowlis has performed around various venues. One of them was the much celebrated HebCelt Fest. She became one of the prominent spokes person for Gaelic singing. Her humor is irresistible and she … Continue reading

September 4, 2010 · 2 Comments

June 13:Music Pubs,Tours and Releases.

If you are on our way to Cork and wants to know which music bar to go to next, don’t forget to visit de Barras. Situated in Clonkilty the West … Continue reading

June 13, 2010 · 6 Comments

Celtic Colours International Festival hoists sails for 14th season!

Hi folks, please check this out: Celtic Colours International Festival hoists sails for 14th season! 33 communities host shows in 2010 One of the things that sets Celtic Colours International … Continue reading

May 28, 2010 · 1 Comment

The Cranberries to Head the 40th Interceltique Festival in Lorient France

After a long public absence, Irish rock band The Cranberries will make a public appearance at the 40thInterceltque Festival in Lorient France. This is the band’s first in so many … Continue reading

April 25, 2010 · 2 Comments

Reel Roots Brings Celtic Music to Cincinnati this Fall!

Ok guys. Those living in the are are fortunate to watch this gathering of all Celtic musicians from all over the globe to celebrate the vibrant spirit of  traditional music. … Continue reading

April 15, 2010 · Leave a comment

Celtic Music Festivals for November 2009

Wherever you are in the world welcome! November has a lot in store for us. I am posting the links to useful sites if you are planning to embark on … Continue reading

November 6, 2009 · 2 Comments

October 4 Opens the Biggest Music Show in Ireland

Enya producer Nicky Ryan is among the luminaries who will be on the panel discussion at the Royal Dublin Society’s Music Show on October 4th. Irish Independent reports that this … Continue reading

September 29, 2009 · 2 Comments

The Michigan Irish Festival in Muskegon as Reported by Christi.

Hello Celtic music lovers. We have a featured blogger today by the name of Christi Boersma . According to her profile bio: “ I have gardens, pups (2) and am … Continue reading

September 27, 2009 · Leave a comment

A One of a Kind Music Festival in Oregon

This year is a good year for music. A lot of festivals are being set up. One of them is Yachats Celtic Festival.The official site is still on the making … Continue reading

July 26, 2009 · 6 Comments

Celtic Colors International Festival Updates.

In case some of you missed my previous post, something big is happening in Cape Breton ,Nova Scotia .Celtic Colors International Festival is being launched. It is a musical event … Continue reading

June 22, 2009 · 2 Comments



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