Ray Foley reports on British rocker Billy Bragg at City Winery: he brought the audience together.
Alice Farrell saw Paul Brady at City Winery: “Closing in on 70 years old, he hasn’t lost any of the vigor and energy”
Does Bob Geldof like Mondays after all? Michael Fitzpatrick has a scoop!
Members of Altan talk about their new CD, “The Widening Gyre.”
Gwen Orel recalls the first Irish music she ever heard … and how it changed her life.
A preview of Catskills Irish Arts Week 2014, with Artistic Director Reidin O’Flynn!
The Irish-American trad girl group (“girsa” means young woman) presents an Irish Christmas show in New Jersey.
THE HIGH KINGS NYC – ONE NIGHT ONLY NYC NOVEMBER 4TH – GET YOUR TICKETS NOW!!! Multi Platinum Artists, The High Kings, will release their new cd, “FRIENDS FOR LIFE” in the US in February. They will be in NYC for one night only to showcase music from the new album. The High Kings showcase […]
Kathy Callahan says Damien Dempsey transported “the audience into a blissful reverie” at The Bowery Ballroom last weekend.
Catch singer/songwriter John Munnelly at Maguire’s Bar late tonight!
It was a book, then a movie, and finally: a musical! Roddy Doyle’s “The Commitments” crosses genres.
Joey Abarta has launched a Kickstarter to raise the funds necessary to complete his debut album Swimming Against the Falls.
How It’s New York: Luka Bloom used to live in NY and play at The Red Lion. How It’s Irish: Luka is Irish, and often writes about Irish subjects. Here’s the latest video off of Luke Bloom’s transcendant CD This New Morning. On Luka’s website, lukabloom.com, he writes: ‘You Survive’ ‘You Survive’ ‘You Survive’ is a story […]
How It’s (New York) New Jersey: The Boss, Bruce Springsteen, is from New Jersey. Which is a whole separate state from New York, and it’s not a joke when we call it The Garden State. Seriously.How It’s Irish: This contribution to the documentary Springsteen & I is by Kathy Callahan and Charles R. Hale, both […]