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Folk Hibernia - BBC 4 Irish Music Documentary (2006)

60 years ago virtually unheard abroad and largely unloved at home, Irish music has given the world a sense of Ireland and Ireland a sense of itself, as the country has risen from an impoverished post-colonial upstart to a modern European power.

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Oh, Ireland!

Ireland and music go together like cheese and wine.  I grew up in a musical house, with irish heritage.  You can see how I might make that connection.   787 more words


The Wild Rover 11-03-2014

On the Wild Rover this week Aidan McMahon will be celebrating St Patrick’s Day and Radio Zero’s 8th birthday with some great music from Lúnasa, Christy Moore, Altan, The Gloaming, Liz Carroll, Kevin Crawford, John Carty and Brian Rooney. 32 more words

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