The Celtic Music Fan

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

Méav – The Calling

Artist: Méav Album: The Calling Sounds like: For fans of Anuna, Celtic Woman, Enya, Secret Garden and Loreena McKennitt Tracks: The First Time I Ever Saw Your Face/The Calling/Light Flight/Listen, … Continue reading

June 23, 2013 · 1 Comment

Finding Compassion In A Bleak World

If there’s one thing I’ve learned about all my years watching Earth, is that people aren’t what they may seem. There are shop boys, and there are boys who just … Continue reading

March 29, 2011 · 3 Comments

Great Big Sea, Need Fire, Denez Prigent and Future Events

July 13 marks a big day for Canada’s  Great Big Sea as they released a new album Safe Upon The Shore celebrating their 18th year in the industry.  The album … Continue reading

July 6, 2010 · 1 Comment

The Celtic Music of Asturias

Hello Celtic people. After a few days of rest, I am back to spin the latest news of what’s happening around in terms of music , concert as well as … Continue reading

June 17, 2010 · 4 Comments

Gallaic Q-Celtic Language is Making a Return.

Wow something really exciting is going on here. To solidify Galicia’s place in the Seven Celtic Nations, there is an effort to revive an old language known as the Gallaic … Continue reading

May 15, 2010 · 7 Comments

Other blogs , Other thoughts..

Got an interesting message from Jennifer of World Music News Wire. Here is one interesting site if you want fresh news on what’s happening around  in terms of World Music. … Continue reading

May 14, 2010 · 8 Comments

Exploring the Galician Medieval Music and Instruments

Got this interesting videos from YouTube today which I would like to share with you. Galicia has always been apart from Spain in a sense that it shares a culture … Continue reading

May 7, 2010 · 4 Comments

Gaelic Culture in Cape Breton

Whether you are listening to headphones or theater speakers,the production quality of Putumayos’s Celtic Crossroads will satisfy both formats. The good thing about these compilation as well as the rest … Continue reading

April 27, 2010 · 3 Comments

Carlos Nunez:When Galician Pipes Come to Brazil

There is a great deal of rich,melodic and rhythmic music in Brazil. This undeniably inspired Galician composer/piper Carlos Nunez to compose Alborada do Brazil released 2009 under Sony Music. This … Continue reading

April 23, 2010 · 5 Comments

Carlos Nunez Website

I am a fan of Carlos Núñez music. This talented musician from Galicia Spain has a lot of  achivements under his belt. He is well-known in playing the gaita or … Continue reading

June 21, 2009 · 2 Comments

The Spanish relationship to Celtic Music

   As I have always thought and felt that Celtic music is universal. There is an interesting article here.It talks about :THE “NEW” SPANISH FOLK MUSIC: THE CELTIC MUSIC BOOM.I … Continue reading

June 10, 2009 · 2 Comments

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