Andy Irvine & Paul Brady reunite later this week for the 40th Anniversary of “the Album” (a.k.a. one of the greatest moments in folk music recorded history!). Heres what’s been happening Rehearsals Rehearsals for Andy Irvine & Paul Brady 40th anniversary tour today Sounds great @paulbradysongs @andyk_irvine @donallunny #kevinburke pic.twitter.com/tV8VO3LYAM — John Munnis (@johnmunnis) May… Read More Andy & Paul 2017 Tour – Rehearsals Underway, Brady Interviewed & Last remaining tickets on sale!
Well-known showband star Des Kelly has passed away after battling illness for the last number of years. The Turloughmore native is best known as a founding member of the Capitol Showband but also worked as a music promoter and manager. Tributes from across the Irish music industry are pouring in this morning for Des, described… Read More Andy pays tribute to Des Kelly
Andy Irvine 20 hrs · I’m just coming to the end of a long, long tour of UK and Germany. 43 gigs in 59 days. It’s been great but the number of kilometres driven would astonish ….even me! Have day off today! Under some pressure to publicise forthcoming gigs with Donal Lunny!! We are playing THE… Read More Update from Andy: Gigs with Lunny & RTE Radio Appearance
I just signed this urgent petition calling on @simoncoveney to protect renters in Ireland today. Will you join me? https://t.co/JS4OrT6sjv — Andy Irvine (@andyk_irvine) November 9, 2016
New in at #10 in the album charts is Planxty with ‘Between the Jigs and the Reels’! #IRMACHARTS pic.twitter.com/11ptgKVaMt — IRMA (@IRMA_Org) November 4, 2016