This Week in Celtic Music

The Irish & Celtic Music Podcast has a brand new episode.  This one features the Best Celtic Music of 2011 by your votes.  You’ll find music from The Crossing, The Flying Toads, Sligo Rags, Keith Hinchliffe, Maggie Drennon, Rising Gael, … Continue reading

Review: “The Angel’s Share” by Atlantic Wave

Nova Scotian fiddler Jerry Holland’s memory is honored with the entirety of this second album by this dual fiddle quartet. With ties to Ireland, Scotland, Cape Breton and Québéc, The Angel’s Share reflects a year well spent went upon the creation of these fifteen tracks. Original songs and what the band dubs “rediscovered classics” are included.

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MP3: “The Warlock” by Atlantic Wave

Atlantic Wave was founded in 2004 and formed out of the sessions and pubs of southeast Wisconsin. Not surprising given that the area hosts the Milwaukee Irish Festival, the world’s largest Irish music festival. Atlantic Wave is a conteporary traditional … Continue reading