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Rory Gallagher: Off the Handle

To quote the song I took the title of this post from, “I fly off the handle, a little too quick, some say, I’m an angry man.” Those words couldn’t have been farther from Rory Gallagher, an incredible blues… 1,092 more words


Joe O'Donnell's Shkayla Release Special 40th Anniversary Version of 'Gaodhal's Vision'

Joe O’Donnell’s Shkayla are a world music collective who create an exciting blend of Indo-celtic folk, joined with hints of rock, jazz and orchestral styles. 297 more words


Joe O'Donnell's 'Gaodhal's Vision' Turns 40

Labelled as ‘One of the finest violinists playing in the Celtic tradition’ (Living Tradition), Joe O’Donnell is reissuing his highly acclaimed album Gaodhal’s Vision which turns 40 this year. 265 more words


Joe O'Donnell's Shkayla Celebrate 40th Anniversary of 'Gaodhal's Vision'

Experienced celtic-rock violinist Joe O’Donnell and his band Shkayla (Gaelic for ‘stories’) are back, celebrating the 40th anniversary of Joe’s acclaimed concept album, Gaodhal’s Vision, 353 more words


That time I called Link Wray up in Texas and he raved about his "fantastic gig" the night before

By Steve Newton

Few guitar players in history are more deserving of recognition than Link Wray, the inventor of the raunchy riff, but you wouldn’t know it from the actions of those dingbats down at the… 106 more words

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Interview With Michael Katon

I had the pleasure of once again chatting to the man from ‘Hell’, Michael Katon, this time talking about Michael’s new Rory Gallagher tribute album ‘ 22 more words


Review: Michael Katon - Ror' Outta Hell

Review: Michael Katon – Ror’ Outta Hell

SunHair Music (February 2017)

Reviewer: Dan Mann

As someone whose been a fan of Mr Katon for quite a few years, enjoying his albums and live sets, I was more then a little interested when Michael first mentioned that he was working on a… 194 more words