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Return from Travel Musical Sunday Interlude -- Heather Maloney performing "Woodstock"

Anointed one of the five music artists to watch for April 2015 by SPIN magazine, Heather Maloney is a singer-songwriter with an expressive, disciplined, and strong musical voice.  175 more words


Soothsaying #1

And so it starts…

Ed’s house on a sunday afternoon jam, I think we were working out “why don’t you run” our first real song in the spring of 2013, ant kept bringing up ideas for a… 152 more words

Alternative Folk

'Get Folked' returns to the Grand Social

Eat A Peach will host a night of folk music at the Grand Social on April 23rd, including sets from Dylan Walshe and Skelp.

The evening of live folk influenced music will take place at the Dublin venue this month and will feature performances from singer-songwriters  67 more words


Slaid Cleaves : Below

A long time since I posted anything about Slaid Cleaves, this is another excellent and wonderful song and story, made all the better by the wonderful violin accompaniment.


Folk Rock - Fri.Apr.10.2015 Song Suggestions

The folk music genre, by nature, is filled with great stories and possesses a rich culture. Originating in the US during the 1960s, the style was popularized by acts like Bob Dylan and The Byrds, who combined traditional folk music values with Beatle-esque instrumentation. 749 more words


Saturday Night Music -- Whitehorse performing "Sweet Disaster"

Wow.  If some of the licks sound familiar it’s because you remember them from The Zombies’ “Time of the Season.”  Whitehorse consists of husband and wife Canadian singer/songwriters Melissa McClelland and Luke Douset.  101 more words


Eliza Gilkyson : Borderline

Not much to say about this, except that it’s fabulous, especially the lead guitar by John Inmon – I love the sound of that guitar.