November 1, 2014 0
Dead Centre’s ‘Lippy’ skims a theatrical surface. But the image of Hazmatted women swaying like flowers is burned into my memory.
September 28, 2014 0
How it’s New York: Performed in New York as part of 1st Irish Fesitval How it’s Irish: Trilogy of plays concerning a member of the IRA Séamus Scanlon’s notorious IRA man Victor McGowan is a despicable character. That is one thing you will certainly take away from his trio of plays, The McGowan Trilogy, currently playing […]
October 22, 2014 0
Tony Horswill finds Peter Quinn’s “Dry Bones” a “gripping web of historical detail and intrigue.
December 4, 2013 0
Joanie Madden describes a gathering of old and new friends in Cherish the Ladies’ live CD and DVD, “An Irish Homecoming.”
October 27, 2014 1
How it’s New York: The New York Tradfest Saturday evening concert took place in Connolly’s Klub 45 near Times Square, New York, NY and showcased many Big Apple musicians and dancers. How it’s Irish: The New York Tradfest Saturday evening concert consisted mostly of Irish music and dance. by John Kearns On Saturday October 18, 2014, the second […]
October 18, 2014 0
New York Trad Fest this weekend promises a bing and a bang and no flopping!
November 28, 2014 0
How it’s New York: Kevin Crawford is headlining with Long Acre, his first band, at the Trip to Birmingham TradFest. Kevin must be an honorary New Yorker by now, no? How it’s Irish: Diddley. One of a series on the traditional Irish music scene in Birmingham The Trip to Birmingham TradFest is a brand new festival happening the last […]
November 24, 2014 0
How it’s New York: Damien Rice appeared on The Late Show with Letterman to promote his new album How it’s Irish: He is an internationally successful Irish singer songwriter After an eight-year sabbatical following his best selling album,’O‘, Damien Rice is back with a new release, ‘My Favourite Faded Fantasy‘. This time he is accompanied […]
August 6, 2014 0
Philomena Connors finds Calvary to be a fun, thought provoking and aesthetically beautiful film for all it’s carelessly strewn idiosyncrasies, and looks forward to more Craic Fest films of its caliber.
July 26, 2014 0
Cavan truckdriver finds Atlondis, once ruled by handsome Prince Fiachra and his personal assistant, Clive.
July 12, 2014 0
A preview of Catskills Irish Arts Week 2014, with Artistic Director Reidin O’Flynn!
December 21, 2013 1
“An Irish Christmas” still going strong in 2013