Imagining Home concerts now available on Radio Player

To listen, visit www.rte.ie/radio, click the links above or search ‘Imagining Home’ on the RTÉ Radio Player. A number of the Imagining Home series of concerts that took place in the National Concert Hall, are now available on the RTÉ Radio Player, for listeners in Ireland and internationally, for a limited period. Imagining Home comprised seven sell-out concerts presented at… Read More Imagining Home concerts now available on Radio Player

Celtic Connections Live Review: Usher’s Island at Old Fruitmarket, Glasgow

Rob Adams, Folk & Jazz critic Celtic Connections: Usher’s Island, Old Fruitmarket, Glasgow FOUR STARS **** For the second time in less than a week a Celtic Connections concert involving musicians with close ties to Christy Moore has been held up due to a fire scare. Entirely coincidental, of course, but maybe the festival should just… Read More Celtic Connections Live Review: Usher’s Island at Old Fruitmarket, Glasgow

SOLO GIGs in USA – SEPTEMBER 2016

SEPTEMBER 2016 SOLO GIGs in USA Sat-Sun 17-18.  Michigan Irish Music Festival, Muskegon 701 Shoreline Drive, Muskegon  MI 49440 Wed  21.  The Burren, Somerville MA 247 Elm Street, Somerville  MA 02144 Thur 22.  BLUE, Portland ME 650 A Congress St, Portland  ME 04101 Fri   23.  Middletown House Concert, CT Sat   24.  An Béal Bocht, Bronx… Read More SOLO GIGs in USA – SEPTEMBER 2016

Exclusive UK festival performance by Irish supergroup Usher’s Island

Usher’s Island ~ Exclusive UK festival performance by Irish supergroup Usher’s Island~ Usher’s Island sees the coming together of five of the most influential and acclaimed names in traditional Irish music- Andy Irvine and Donal Lunny, both founding members of Planxty, Paddy Glackin a member of The Bothy Band, Mike McGoldrick member of Lunasa and… Read More Exclusive UK festival performance by Irish supergroup Usher’s Island

Irish Times – Imagining Home: Out of the Tradition review

The NCH closes its week-long exploration of 100 years of cultural history with a freewheeling journey through traditional music and words Siobhan Long All the musicians from Into the Tradition on stage at the NCH Venue: NCH Date Reviewed: April 3rd, 2016 Elemental and meandering, our music, songs and poetry have carved themselves into the… Read More Irish Times – Imagining Home: Out of the Tradition review