James Law’s Neknomination (Fiddle Version)
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James Law’s Neknomination (Fiddle Version)

  As the extraordinary fiddler of the Canadian Celtic trio NUA, his projects don’t go unnoticed. As in the case of this Neknomination, where he shows his amazing instrumental excellence through guitar and fiddle. I did a brief message exchange with him and came up with interesting facts, including a forthcoming new album from NUA! 1. Can … Continue reading

An Irish Christmas to Keep Us Floating
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An Irish Christmas to Keep Us Floating

Moya Brennan – Vocals, Harp, Keyboards Paul Byrne – Drums, Bodhran, Timpani, Tubular Bells, Percussion Fionan De Barra – Guitars, Bouzouki, Keyboards, Vocals Cormac De Barra – Harp, Vocals Éamonn Galldubh – Uilleann Pipes, Whistles, Flute Yoshinobi Izumi – Electric Bass Sam Jackson – Piano, Keyboards Sinéad Madden – Fiddle, Vocals Frances Mitchell – Keyboards … Continue reading

The Baxteria Podcast #14
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The Baxteria Podcast #14

The episode 14 of my show is up. Yes despite the terrible week I am experiencing the show must go on. Tracklisting: Luke Kelly-The Auld Triangle Finnegan’s Hell-Drunken Christmas Caliorne-Scottish Purple Samuel Smith-The Agony Samuel Smith-The Ballad of Oisin Poitin-The Congress Reel Ashley MacIsaac-Lay Me Down Declan Sinnott-Orbit Mickey Harte-Unstappable Train Mark Handley and the … Continue reading

Together for Christmas- FUNDRAISER FOR THE PHILIPPINES
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Together for Christmas- FUNDRAISER FOR THE PHILIPPINES

  Last year I posted something about Together for Christmas(read my full review here: http://celticmusicfan.com/2012/12/14/a-holiday-album-for-all/). This year, the album is back but with a greater goal. There is a fund raising concert this December 16. It’s called  HOST ‘TOGETHER FOR CHRISTMAS, A CELTIC COLLECTION’  A FUNDRAISER FOR THE PHILIPPINES – ARLENE’S GROCERY, DEC 16TH 6PM NYC. The … Continue reading

Something Unorthodox: Finnegan’s Hell – Drunken Christmas (An Irish Christmas Song)
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Something Unorthodox: Finnegan’s Hell – Drunken Christmas (An Irish Christmas Song)

It is always a good time to introduce Christmas tune way before the actual holiday! Because during the actual holiday there will be saturation of Christmas songs! Now this tune say an Irish Christmas but before you go ahead and watch the video, Finnegan’s Hell is based in Sweden. So the video will tell you that. The music … Continue reading

An Exciting Compilation Album for Haiyan Disaster Relief Fund by Artists from Northern Ireland
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An Exciting Compilation Album for Haiyan Disaster Relief Fund by Artists from Northern Ireland

A collection of songs by local musicians in Northern Ireland supporting Unicef’s disaster relief efforts in the Philippines following Typhoon Haiyan. Featuring tracks from Gareth Dunlop, The Jepettos and more…. News flash! The friends of The Celtic Music Fan in Northern Ireland have compiled an album supporting the Haiyan disaster relief fund in the Philippines. … Continue reading

Celtic Music Concert in France  for the Victims of typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda in the Philippines
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Celtic Music Concert in France for the Victims of typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda in the Philippines

I was so glad to know about this recent event : caf’Muz Caf’MuzCONCERT CELTIQUE ET BRETON If you want to check out the video sample of the concert here is the link: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=580422272025277 Special thanks to my friend Fanch Soixantequinze of Caliorne for making this event a possibility. If you are organizing a Celtic music concert for our brothers … Continue reading