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'LIVE AT FOXROCK FOLK CLUB' Rare Andy Irvine Tracks Released!

The unique compilation of recordings from the 1970s made at the Foxrock Folk Club are now available worldwide.

The double CD ‘Live at Foxrock Folk Club: The Parish Hall Tapes 1970 – 72’ with 36 tracks and 16 page booklet can now be purchased in Ireland from: 79 more words

Andy Irvine

Reggae and Irish folk music on Joe Higgs' last recordings

Well-respected Jamaican singer and songwriter Joe Higgs died in the late 90s, but his legacy lives on through various reissues of his excellent material. Now – however – comes a previously unreleased album from this singer who mentored Bob Marley and who was instrumental in creating the sound of The Wailers in the 60s. 147 more words


Catching up with.. Donal Lunny - entertainment.ie

(Not Andy Related but i thought this worthy of posting.)

One of Ireland’s most well-known musicians, Dónal Lunny has been at the forefront of Irish trad for over three decades, playing in genre-defining acts including The Bothy Band, Planxty, Moving Hearts and many more.

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Soul Flower Union / Mononoke Summit

In Japan, the words music and politics don’t exactly sit well together. On the face of it, a group who seem to have bucked the system is Osaka’s Soul Flower Union, who have released a new best of album. 1,611 more words


Yule - Newmarket Co-op - 6-12-14

The wonderful Young Hearts have just announced details of their Christmas gig, and it sounds like it could be a humdinger! It takes place on the 6th of December (Saturday) and is back in Newmarket Co-op. 275 more words


Some Slip Jigs From Planxty!

We’re gearing up for an epic night of music with Andy Irvine and Dónal Lunny on Thursday, August 14 at 8pm. It’s going to be a great treat to see these two legends of traditional Irish music at the Irish American Heritage Center. 37 more words

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