March 2014

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The Viking Project have been featured on the blog previously. The band are a five piece that are set to make an impact on the Irish music scene with their first official release. The group hail from north Wicklow and include Michael Purcell (Harmonica, Vocals), Ste Guyett (Guitar,Vocals), Andy Guyett (Drums, Vocals), David Tully (Guitar, […]

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Well back to my backlog of recently recieved albums for review. Today one artist that I have not actually mentioned on the blog before even though I have been aware of the band for a long while. For the uninitiated: introducing The Lost Parade. The band was previously known as Martin Staunton Band and then […]

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Still catching up on my backlog of album reviews to be completed at the moment but I said I would distract myself…and ye with a short post on a talented new artist emerging on the scene lately. It’s great to see another female Irish artist on the americana/folk scene. Joining the likes of Deetrich, Jayne […]

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Spring is in the air and a few international artists seem to be gigging about the world. A few are coming to Ireland so I have helpfully highlighted some below that might be worth seeing over the next few months. I hope this list is helpful. Print out and store in your wallet/handbag/manbag for occasional […]

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I have a pile of albums to review for the blog at the moment. This is a great sign for myself and for the genre at large. As I have mentioned before, I had thought that I would run out of stuff to write about on this blog within six months but the opposite seems […]

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