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Countdown to Eclectic Shannonside Winter Music Festival - The Clare Herald

Countdown to Eclectic Shannonside Winter Music Festival  The Clare Herald

Probably the most exciting trad combination of recent times, Matt Molloy and John Carty together with Arty McGlynn and Brian McGrath are undertaking a short ...

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Upbeat Lunny to hit right note at anniversary celebration concert - Evening Echo Cork

Upbeat Lunny to hit right note at anniversary celebration concert  Evening Echo Cork

IT'S only the third day of the new year when I talk to Donal Lunny and he is in upbeat form, having enjoyed a pleasant Christmas and made many new year ...

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Sinéad's New Style - Irish America

Sinéad's New Style  Irish America

By Bill Crandall, Contributor December / January 2003. In New York to promote her new album of old Irish songs, Sinéad O'Connor talks to Bill Crandall. ℘℘℘.

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Remembering Séamus Ennis, Ireland's Greatest Music Collector - Dublin Inquirer

Remembering Séamus Ennis, Ireland's Greatest Music Collector  Dublin Inquirer

There is perhaps nobody as significant to the story of collecting Ireland's oral folk tradition as Séamus Ennis, who was born a hundred years ago this May.

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Lankum: Dublin Folk Miscreants: New Irish music wave heading to Barre - Rutland Herald

Lankum: Dublin Folk Miscreants: New Irish music wave heading to Barre  Rutland Herald

When the Dublin-based band Lankum: Dublin Folk Miscreants takes the stage at the Barre Opera House for its 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12 performance, the ...

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KILDARE REVIEW 2018: Made of Athy project celebrated town's links to famous musicians - Leinster Leader

KILDARE REVIEW 2018: Made of Athy project celebrated town's links to famous musicians  Leinster Leader

For many years Athy native Colm Walsh would tell friends that some of the world's greatest rock stars came from Athy, or at least their mammies did. All that time ...

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A great year laid bare for Cork arts and entertainment scene - Irish Examiner

A great year laid bare for Cork arts and entertainment scene  Irish Examiner

By Des O'Driscoll. Some of the movers and shakers of the Cork arts and entertainment scene tell Des O'Driscoll about their highlights of 2018, and what they're ...

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Arty and Nollaig get 2019 off to high note in Village Theatre - Connacht Tribune Group

Arty and Nollaig get 2019 off to high note in Village Theatre  Connacht Tribune Group

Musical duo Nollaig Casey and Arty McGlynn will perform at the Village Theatre in Carrabane on Thursday, January 3, getting the year off to a fine start in this ...

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