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

Myddle Earth

Band: Myddle Earth Homepage: http://myddleearth.com Facebook: http://facebook.com/myddleearth from_CD: Days of the Weasel (2012) Hometown: Cape Town, South Africa Description: Hailing from none other than Myddle Earth itself is a group of passionate troubadours looking for a fire circle and a night … Continue reading

MP3: “As I Roved Out” by Bourbon & Shamrocks

  Bourbon & Shamrocks is a band founded on fun music and good times. Most of the members have been jamming together for the last 10 to 15 years. One day, things changed and they got a chance to go … Continue reading

MP3: Raise a Glass by the Rolling Kings

The Rolling Kings, a five-piece Celtic Rock ensemble, took its name from the lyrics of the old shanty, “South Australia”.  Hailing from St. John’s, the band draws influence from the roots music of Newfoundland and Ireland, but also from rock, … Continue reading

MP3: “The Galtee Mountain Boy” by Derek Warfield and the Young Wolfe Tones

Nominated in 2009 as Ireland’s Best Traditional Irish Folk Group, touring over 400 concerts in 2010 and 2011, throughout 10 different countries, Derek Warfield and The Young Wolfe Tones are known throughout the world for their quality musical presentation of … Continue reading