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Mar 10, 2014

Irish Celtic music from Clandestine, Embarr, Gaelic Storm, Gael Warning, The Gothard Sisters, Hair of the Dog, Brobdingnagian Bards, The Bilge Pumps, Willow and Her Giant, Derek Warfield & The Young Wolfe Tones, Shishonnah, Jed Marum, Rathkeltair, Barleyjuice, Enter the Haggis, Flashpoint, Sons of Malarkey, The Rogues, Finvarra, Marc Gunn.

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Trad Music Tour of Ireland

Today’s show is brought to you by The Irish Tourism Group’s Traditional Music Tours of Ireland

See Ireland the right way with a traditional Irish music tour that will help you discover the very best in Irish music through recitals, sessions and demonstrations featuring some of the greatest names in traditional music in Ireland today including renowned composer and producer Peadar O’Riada, Donnchadh Gough from the band Danu and Jack Talty a well-known concertina player, composer and producer. In Ballyvourney you will meet popular traditional Irish dance instructor Timmy ‘The Brit’ McCarthy and learn a few steps yourself.

Experience 9 nights’ quality hotel accommodation, 15 meals, site entrance fees, transport in a luxury touring coach and a qualified and experienced tour guide throughout. See such sites as Gougane Barra and Blarney Castle in Cork, The Dingle Peninsula in Kerry and the magnificent Cliffs of Moher to name but a few.

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Marc Gunn has three special St Patrick’s Day music events planned for the holiday:

Visit the bands below to find out what they are doing for St. Patrick’s Day. And remember to tell them you heard them on the Irish & Celtic Music Podcast’s Best of the Year special!

The Gothard Sisters - Compass

This Week in Celtic Music

“The Hare Reels” by Clandestine
from ReD

“Slip Jigs: Butterfly/Foxhunters” by Embarr
from Bushes, Briars & Figs, Live at the Riviera

“Tear Upon the Rose” by Gaelic Storm
from How Are We Getting Home

“Farewell to Ireland” by Gael Warning
from Audio Visions: Live at the Lake

“Castle of Dromore” by Willow and Her Giant
from Demo CD

“Compass” by The Gothard Sisters
from Compass

“Ghost of the Molly Maguires” by Hair of the Dog
from At the Parting Glass

“Lothlorien” by Brobdingnagian Bards
from Memories of Middle Earth Remastered

“Johnny Jump Up” by The Bilge Pumps
from The Idiodyssey

“Cead Mile Failte” by Derek Warfield & The Young Wolfe Tones
from Let Ye All Be Irish Tonight

“Elysian Dreams” by Shishonnah
from Elysian Dreams

“Lily of the West” by Jed Marum
from Lonestar Banjo

“Dante’s Local” by Rathkeltair
from 8

“Weekend Irish” by Barleyjuice
from Larry Kirwan’s Celtic Invasion

“Balto” by Enter the Haggis
from The Modest Revolution

“Martin Wynne’s Set” by Flashpoint
from Jammed

“Star of the County Down” by Sons of Malarkey
from Sons of Malarkey

“Scotland the Brave” by The Rogues
from Live in Canada, Eh?

“The Battle of Evermore” by Finvarra
from Finvarra

“Mingulay Boat Song” by Marc Gunn
from Scottish Songs of Drinking & Rebellion