MP3: “Pilgrim” by PerKelt

  PerKelt is a Neo-Medievalist band that maps progressive Celtic styles onto Medieval and traditional songs and composes original material in a similar vein, performed on recorder, guitar, percussion, and vocals. The band was formed in the Czech Republic by … Continue reading

Spotlight on Celtic Musicians: Gaelic Brass

Band Name: Gaelic Brass (Liza Zumbrunnen, director/arranger) Hometown: Overland Park, Kansas Gaelic Brass plays only Celtic arrangements by Liza Zumbrunnen (the director and trumpeter). Although the music is played by two trumpets and a trombone, the songs stay true to … Continue reading

“Here We Stand” by Cross The Border

In this age of social media, the spirit of music has found fertile ground.  In 2007, two kindred spirits met on an acoustic music forum planting the seeds for Cross the Border.  Native to Glasgow, Scotland, Stoo Nicol had found … Continue reading

“On The Move” by Colin Farrell

This Contemporary Folk CD has certainly been blessed by the Muses.  Colin has managed to instrumentally create such a weave of traditional  music with enough modern flair to bring about an unexpected sense of  spiritual happiness.  Examples would be, “Garageband Reels, Joe’s House & The … Continue reading