MP3: “The Butterfly” by Star Edwards with KingBeat

Star and KingBeat combined forces in 2010 to create a five piece folk rock band. Imbuing new wave Irish-rock versions of ancient Celtic tunes with their jazz-fusion flavor, their exploration of Celtic, Folk, New Age, Fusion Jazz and Rock music … Continue reading

MP3: “Wild rover” by Whiskey Bay Rovers

A mix of pirate songs, traditional sea shanties, Irish drinking songs, and other songs of the sea; some done a cappella with up to six part harmonies, some with guitar, drum, penny whistle and recorder accompaniment. Band: Whiskey Bay Rovers … Continue reading

MP3: “The Road to Lisdoonvarna” by Baroque & Hungry

Baroque & Hungry is a Celtic fusion trio, incorporating rock, jazz, classical, and latin styles into traditional Celtic folk. Band: Baroque & Hungry Buy CD: Mended  Download MP3: The Road to Lisdoonvarna Website: Baroque & Hungry Hometown: Highland Park, NJ, … 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 “Happily Ever After” By The Merry Wives of Windsor

The Merry Wives of Windsor is an all-female folk band based in California. Blending elements of North American, British Isles, and Contemporary Folk music, the foundation of the Merry Wives’ sound is rich four- and five-part vocal harmonies, with support … Continue reading