Band: Avourneen Homepage: http://avourneen.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/avourneen from_CD: Beloved (2014) Hometown: Denver, Colorado, U.S.A. Description: Sometimes tradition can stem from unlikely places. Avourneen, a Denver-based trio that specializes in Irish folk, doesn’t have direct geographic ties to Ireland. The band is composed of … Continue reading

The Fretless

Band: The Fretless Homepage: http://thefretless.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/The-Fretless-305947669428025/ from_CD: The Fretless Year_Released: 2014 Hometown: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Description: The Fretless is a new approach to folk music that is quickly gaining high acclaim around the world.  This unique band is … Continue reading

Burning Bridget Cleary – Celtic Music Spotlight

Today’s spotlight is on Burning Bridget Cleary, an awesome Celtic band from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Follow the link above to get a free Celtic MP3 courtesy of the Celtic Music Magazine, the Irish & Celtic Music Podcast, and of course, Burning … Continue reading

MP3: “Liz Power” by Michael Albert and Henry Lebedinsky

Michael Albert and Henry Lebedinsky have been performing together since 1996, when they met in Maine while pursuing careers as classical musicians, Michael as an oboist, violinist, and countertenor, Henry as a harpsichordist and organist. Their common love for Celtic … Continue reading

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