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Tuesday, November 8 2011

Marc Carroll: In Silence

A couple of tracks stand out on their own, but In Silence, as a whole, is an awkward hodgepodge of Irish folk music and sappy piano ballads.


Wednesday, April 27 2011

Delhi 2 Dublin : Planet Electric

The band's own personal bhangra-variant, with Irish fiddling.


Wednesday, October 6 2010

‘Skippy Dies’: This Isn’t Hogwarts

Paul Murray's novel about tragedy, heartbreak, and quantum physics at an Irish private school is as snortingly funny as it is painfully poignant.


Thursday, May 27 2010

Lúnasa: Lá Nua

Lá Nua is brisk with reels.


Thursday, October 1 2009

Various Artists: The Rough Guide to Irish Folk

Geoff Willis, the compiler, must have been aiming to put together a concise round-up of living musicians who show their own fidelity to established styles. This comes off pretty well.


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