2013

Album Review: Ultan Conlon - Songs of Love So Cruel

Keeping up the reinvigorated momentum of the blog, today’s post focuses on an album review that has been sadly on the long finger for a while: the second album release by Ultan Conlon. I have previously blogged about Ultan. You can check that synopsis of his career so far here. “Songs of Love so Cruel” […]

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The Carnival Brothers

It has been just over a month since my last blog post. Having finished one contract up recently, I am now between places and spaces. So blogging has taken a back seat for the last few weeks in my life. I hope to start rectifying that situation starting with this evenings blog post and continue […]

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Good News From The West (Volume VIII)

I haven’t done a post like this in a while so now is as good as time as any. The artists featured here also happen to be touring Ireland over the next few days so if you like what you read below, the good news is you can handily head out and catch them live. […]

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The twelfth episode of Eirecana radio. This week’s episode is  the last to appear on Flirt FM. Hopefully after this, I will record a monthly podcast to keep you updated on the music that is being featured on the site.  This show is all about my favourite americana and alt-country songs. I find trying to […]

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Something I have done before which people seemed to enjoy so I thought, I’ll do it again. So the same as before this post is about some americana and alt-country artists that are visiting Ireland in the next month or two. Apologies to international readers for being so Ireland-centric but you might come across some […]

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I must apologise first. I haven’t been blogging in a while. I am in between jobs at the moment so my distractions from Eirecana have increased. I intend to rectify that today and this week. Kicking off firstly with a guide to The Deans. The Deans are a self described folk-rock outfit from Galway. The […]

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The eleventh episode of Eirecana radio. This week’s episode is all about new music and new music. As usual you can stream the show through Mixcloud. The playlist is below. If you want the exact times of songs, check the Flirt Fm page for more. I now have the shows on Soundcloud too but they will […]

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The tenth episode of Eirecana radio. This week’s episode is a brief synopsis of my favourite americana and alt-country albums of the year so far. If you agree or disagree or have suggestions on one’s that I did miss out on, leave a comment below. As always you can stream the show through Mixcloud. The playlist […]

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The ninth episode of Eirecana radio. This week’s episode is a (hopefully) welcom return for the show after Flirt FM’s  summer break. The theme of the programme this week is the blues, blues/country and all that fits in between so it is heavy on rock, which is a good thing I think.  As always you […]

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