Lúnasa: Hitting the right notes with Cas.

It feels like being away for long time and the fondness if overwhelming. I am talking about Ireland's hottest export, Lúnasa. They have a new album out called Cas. And this is not just like any of their past albums. Here, the have guest vocalists and I will talk about it later(and why I am [...]

Weekend Tunes and a big Happy Birthday to Kevin Crawford.

It's been a while since I posted something here. Blame it to the many obligations I took (which sometimes I regret because they zap my strength and creativity to blog) and that you can't serve two masters at the same time. When you want to give your best on something, it must occupy your time [...]

The Baxteria Podcast #11

  Glad to be back on air! I have cut my show shorter because it is hard to upload such a big file. But if you tune in for the rest of Saturdays on www.radiohappy.eu then I will be playing music all day. Program: Auto Dj feat, Alan Stivell and Tri Yann Tri Yann-Les Filles Des Forges [...]

Celtic Music Fan Podcast #5

  Last Saturday’s playlist is here. But due to unfortunate circumstance (the computer did not record my stream) I had to reconstruct the playlist track by track and in order that I played them. So it’s the still same. Only this time you can’t hear my voice. Enda Seery-He is part of the Comhaltas Ceoltóirí [...]

Introducing Athrú

Members: Michael Og McCloskey - Bodhran Roisin McCloskey - Whistles/Flutes Cormac Crummey - Fiddle/Banjo/Bouzouki Niall McIlroy - Whistles/Flutes Damian McIlroy - Guitar/Fiddle Athrú:Another traditional Irish band from Antrim Northern Ireland. The exuberant tunes and brilliant musicianship are not to be missed by lovers of Celtic music. The Last Pint which is the first track off their [...]