Archive for March, 2018

Matt Molloy “Jackie Coleman’s/Pigtown” from Music at Matt Molloy’s (1992) on Real World

The Clancy Brothers & Tommy Makem “Rising of the Moon” from The Rising of Moon: Irish Songs of Rebellion (1998) on Ryko/Rhino

The Clancy Brothers & Robbie O’Connell “wild rover” from Tunes ‘n’ Tales of Ireland on Folk Era

The Original Dubliners “whiskey In the Jar” from The Best of the Original Dubliners (2003) on EMI

The Wolfe Tones “Botany Bay” from Irish To the Core (2010) on Shanachie

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Planxty “Si Bheag, Si Mhor” from Planxty (2005) on Shanachie Entertainment

Clannad “Crann Ull” from Christ Church Cathedral (2013) on ARC Music

The Bothy Band “Fionnghuala’s Bothy” from Old Hag You Have Killed Me (1976) on Compass

Kevin Burke & Mícheál Ó Domhnaill “Maudabawn Chapel / The Wild Irishman / The Moher Reel” from Portland (1982) on Green Linnet

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Mozaik “My Heart’s Tonight In Ireland / Robinson County / The Trip to Durrow” from Live from the Powerhouse (2004) on Compass Records

Cathal McConnell “Crowley’s / O’Rourke’s” from Long Expectant Comes At Last (2000) on Compass Records

Sean Keane “Tunnel Tigers” from Turn a Phrase (1996) on Kells

Sharon Shannon “Reel Beatrice” from Out the Gap (1994) on Green Linnet

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Genticorum “Voici le temps et la saison – Reel dynamometrique” from Avant l’Orage (2018) on Unknown

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Altan “An Ghealóg” from Gleann Nimhe – The Poison Glen (2012) on Compass Records

The Friel Sisters “Marches: Bonaparte Crossing the Rhine / Battle of Aughrim (feat. Gearoid Ó Maonaigh)” from The Friel Sisters (2014) on The Friel Sisters

Daoirí Farrell “Valley of Knockanure” from True Born Irishman (2016) on Daoirí Recordings

Lúnasa “The Cadgers” from CAS (2018) on Lunasa Records

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Réalta “The Longford Weaver (Song)” from Clear Skies (2016) on Réalta Records

Cúig “New landscapes” from New Landscapes (2016) on Cúig

Caladh Nua “Song: Seoladh Na nGamhna (feat. James Blennerhassett)” from Honest to Goodness (2014) on Caladh Nua

Connla “Organized Chaos” from The Next Chapter (2018) on Independent

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Daire Bracken & Lorcan Mac Mathuna “Captain Rock” from Preabmeadar (2014) on Independent

Kila “Bí Ann” from Tóg É Go Bóg É (1997) on Kila Records

Kila “Leanfaidh Mé” from Tóg É Go Bóg É (1997) on Kila Records

Afro Celt Sound System “Inion:Daughter” from Sound Magic, Vol. 1 (1995) on Real World Records


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Duncan Chisholm-The White Bird-Sandwood-Copperfish

Daimh-Oran Bhagh aChaise-The Rough Bounds-Flying Fish

Malcolm Daglish-Boys of Ballisodare-Thunderhead-Flying Fish


Malinky-Follow the Heron-Three Ravens-Green Trax

Eilidh Shaw and Ross Martin-6/8 March-Birl-Esque-Rhubara Records

Jim and Susie Malcolm-Fiddle and Bow-Spring will Follow-Beltane

Kevin Crawford-The Dear Irish Boy-Carrying the Tune-BBI Records


Daoiri Farrel-Valley of Knockanure-True Born Irishman-Daoiri

Andy Irvine, Mike McGoldrick, John Doyle-Usher’s Island-The Rough Bounds-Compass

Daimh-Tha Fadachd orm Fhin-The Rough Bounds-Daimh

The Gloaming-The Booley House-Live at the NGH


Elias Alexander and Eamon Sefton-Bywater-Bywater-Fresh Haggis

Lunasa-Stolen Apples-Otherworld-Green Linit

Jim Malcolm-Jimmy’s Gone to Flanders-Live in Glenfarg-Beltane

Eilidh Shaw and Ross Martin-The Sound of Sleat-Birl-Esque-Rhubara Records


Jenny Sturgeon-Linton-From the Skein-Tamarach

Daimh-Happy Fish-The Rough Bounds-Daimh

Daoiri Farrel-Pat Rainy-True Born Irishman-Daoiri

Johnny Connolly-The Bush on the Hill/Bobby Casey-Bridgetown-Green Linnet


Rachel Walker-Puirt a Beul-Fon Reul Sholus-Skippinsh

Pierre Bensusan-Neiman Dubh-Nice Feeling-Zebra Acoustics

String Sisters-Open to the Elements-Between the Wind and Water-SS

Voice Squad-Jimmy Murphy-Good People All-Shanachie




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Martin Hayes & Dennis Cahill “The Old Bush/The Reel with the Burl” from The Lonesome Touch (1997) on Green Linnet

Altan “Nion a’ Bhaoigheallaigh” from The Gap of Dreams (2018) on Compass Records

Altan “The Templehouse Strathspey & Reel/John Mhosey McGinley’s/The Mermaid of Mullaghmore” from The Gap of Dreams (2018) on Compass Records


Open the Door for Three “Carrig River” from The Joyful Hour (2017) on Open the Door for Three

The Friel Sisters “Reels: Jenny Picking Cockles / Billy Brocker’s / The Congress Reel (feat. Gearoid Ó Maonaigh)” from The Friel Sisters (2014) on The Friel Sisters

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Daimh “’S Trusaidh mi na Coilleagan” from Rough Bounds (2018) on Dàimh

Blazin’ Fiddles “Break the Light” from The Key (2018) on Blazin’ Fiddles

Maeve Mackinnon “Ceann Tràigh Ghruinneart” from Strì (2018) on Maeve Mackinnon

Ben Miller, Ben Miller & Anita MacDonald “Yestreen” from A Day at the Lake (2017) on Ben Miller & Anita MacDonald

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String Sisters “Wind and Rain” from Between Wind and Water (2018) on String Sisters

Michael McGoldrick “The Ogham Stone” from Arc (2018) on Vertical Records

Lúnasa “Paddy’s Green Shamrock Shore” from CAS (2018) on Lunasa Records

Liam O’Connor & Sean McKeon “The Races of Ballyhooley” from Dublin Made Me (2009) on Na Piobairi Uilleann

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Brendan Carey Block “Flight of the Penguins / Fleur De Mandragore” from Brendan Carey Block (2013) on Brendan Carey Block

Gillian Frame “Rothes Colliery (feat. Mike Vass, Euan Burton & Anna Massie)” from pendulum (2017) on Cheerygroove

Skyhook “Snowing Up the Hill: Miller of Drone/Calum Breugach / Midgefest / Snowing Up the Hill” from At the Stringsmith’s Forge (2014) on Skyhookmusic

Jenny Sturgeon “raven” from From the Skein (2016) on Tamarach Records

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McKasson and McDonald “The Cheese Closet Set” from Harbour on McKasson and McDonald

Ben Miller, Ben Miller & Anita MacDonald “O Cha Teid, Cha Teid Meise” from A Day at the Lake (2017) on Ben Miller & Anita MacDonald

Cassie and Maggie “Hurricane Jane” from Sterling Road (2014) on Hearth PR

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Skipinnish “alive” from The Seventh Wave (2017) on Skipinnish Records

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Altan will play a benefit concert for KZYX on Saturday, March 10th at Eagles Hall in Fort Bragg, CA.

Altan will play a benefit concert for KZYX on Saturday, March 10th at Eagles Hall in Fort Bragg, CA.

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