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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 »

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 »

Donal McCague – Bits ‘N’ Pieces (2 free tracks)

Dónal McCague, a young Irish fiddler from Co. Monaghan, recently released his debut album “Bits’n’Pieces” I was in touch with Dónal recently, and he was kind enough to send me a CD and allow me to share a couple of the tracks from it with you. Well I’ve listened to it all the way through 3 times now, and two ... Read More »

Heidi Talbot – Bedlam Boys (free track)

Formerly lead singer with Cherish The Ladies, Heidi is right at home in the twin worlds of Irish traditional and roots music. 2010 saw Heidi nominated for two BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards and record and tour with Idlewild, Eddi Reader, Michael McGoldrick, and Kris Drever. It also saw her play sell-out concerts all over the UK and Ireland and launch her new record The Last Star to rave reviews. Read More »

Anne Roos – a couple more CDs to give away

***Entry to this giveaway is now closed*** Compliments of Anne, I have another 2 CDs from her extraordinary music collection to give away. Anne Roos began playing the Celtic Harp in 1983. Her performance career started with Renaissance fairs, and she quickly became a favored soloist for many other types of events. She is especially popular for weddings and corporate ... Read More »

Colcannon – 2 Free Irish Music Tracks

“Authentic, Joyous Irish Music…. traditional with a touch of chamber music and music hall, Colcannon plays Irish music with panache, warmth and wit.” Colcannon is a 5 piece band who have been playing as a group for almost 30 years. Over that time Colcannon has released eight CDs, toured widely across North America, and have been featured on the Emmy®-award ... Read More »

Anne Roos – Double CD giveaway

This week I have 2 more CDs by Anne Roos to give away. The CDs are Haste to the Wedding and Mermaids & Mariners. Both CDs are accompanied by a mini-book. To enter, just send me an email using the contact form. I will choose 2 winners February 26th. ***Contest now closed*** Please also take the time to read the ... Read More »

Colleen Raney – 2 free tracks

Colleen Raney is among the best young Celtic singers of her generation, inspired by the Irish and Scottish songs and tunes that she grew up with as a member of the multi-talented Raney family and alongside the world renowned harp and dulcimer duo Magical Strings. Through her gorgeous voice, at turns whisper soft or intensely powerful, her deft arrangements, and ... Read More »