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I have 5 free copies of Larry Kirwan’s Celtic Invasion CD to give away

Yet another giveaway! 🙂 Compliments of Valley Entertainment, and in partnership with The Wild Geese, I have 5 CD copies of Larry Kirwan’s brand new album, Celtic Invasion, to give away. From the album’s liner notes: “Larry Kirwan has been carrying the flag for Celtic rock music since the founding of Black 47 in 1989. The expatriate Irishman lives in ... Read More »

Interview with Tony Lawless of TradConnect.com

“TradConnect was established in April 2011 as a new social forum for Irish traditional musicians. It brings together musicians from across the globe providing a place where you can talk about and share your music with other like minded musicians.” TradConnect.com can be used as a complete social network to engage with other users, locally and across the globe, and ... Read More »

St. Patrick’s Day Irish Music Suggestions

The biggest day on the Irish calendar is almost upon us. March 17th is celebrated in style all over the world, and is without doubt the day that most Irish people look forward to more than any other. We celebrate it in numerous ways – parties, parades, drinks, decor, costumes etc – but the one thing that is present at ... Read More »

Vote for Irish Traditional Album of 2012 on Tradconnect.com

If you are interested in voting for Irish Traditional Album of the Year, 2012 then you can do so at the moment on Tradconnect.com For the last couple of weeks they have been asking members to decide between 15 shortlisted albums.  Already they have received thousands of votes and voting is due to close shortly.  Tradconnect was set up in ... Read More »

Must Be Something in the Irish Water…or the Guinness?

At first glance, he appears as quiet and unassuming as his name. Peter Browne. Average height and weight. Nothing out of the ordinary there. Initially, the thing that stands out is his shoulder-length blonde hair, which falls slightly in his face, almost adding to that shy and inconspicuous demeanor by giving him a place to hide. His eyes might even ... Read More »

Free Music Downloads From Irish-American Singer Songwriter Patrick Clifford

Recently I’ve been enjoying some of the music of Patrick Clifford, an Irish American singer-songwriter from New York. I came across Patrick’s music initially while looking for artists who covered many of my old Irish favorites, such as Whiskey In The Jar, The Foggy Dew and Spancil Hill, but as you are about to find out, there is so much ... Read More »

Double CD Giveaway – Anne Roos, Celtic Harp Music

As mentioned recently on my Facebook and Twitter accounts, I do have a few more CDs to start giving away. For the second time in recent months Anne Roos has sent me her entire CD collection to give away on this website. There are a total of 6 CDs, 3 of which include beautifully illustrated books. Where to find Anne ... Read More »

Win Bits N Pieces, by Monaghan Fiddler Donal McCague

Donal was kind enough a few months ago to offer a couple of his tracks for you to download for free right here on GotIreland.com. Now he has gone one better for one lucky reader – you have the chance to win his 2011 album, Bits ‘n’ Pieces. All you have to do to be entered to win this CD ... Read More »

Charity Single by The Outside Track – The Mountain Road

For those of you that enjoyed the free track that ‘The Outside Track’ offered for free download on this website previously, you may want to check out their latest single “The Mountain Road” which you can listen to and buy from the links below. The song is beautiful and costs only $1, but the best part about it, is that ... Read More »