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January 15, 2018

We were thrilled when we got a copy of The Irish Echo from January 10, 2018, and even more thrilled when we saw the wonderful things Irish music scholar, journalist, and player Dan Neely had to say about our latest CD. It's wonderful to get feedback like this from with...

December 13, 2017

Here's the third in a series of 'expanded liner notes' for our new CD, The Joyful Hour. The response to this project has been great, and we hope you continue to enjoy getting more information about what we played, how, and why!

First, the actual liner notes from the alb...

November 28, 2017

First, the actual liner notes from 'The Joyful Hour':

Track 2. Carrig River
Pat learned this beautiful song of Wexford town from his father, Dominick Broaders of Carrig-on-Bannow, County Wexford. It was written by James Nolan and James McGrath in 1890. Pat has made slig...

November 16, 2017

From the liner notes of 'The Joyful Hour':

Track 1: Boyne Water
Kieran learned ‘Boyne Water’ from the brilliant CD collection of the music of Micho Russell, Rarities and Old Favorites,1949-1993, compiled by the late Bill Ochs of New York. It is a tune that exists in man...

November 1, 2017

Our new CD 'The Joyful Hour' was officially released today, though no one really does official releases anymore... We like to kick it old-school when we can!... To celebrate, we sent it out to 101-radio-stations across the US and Ireland and Europe. Thanks to all of th...

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