Irish guitarist Tony Byrne comes to town March 27 with Pulse of the World: Celtic Connections, tabla player Zakir Hussain’s marriage of Celtic and Indian traditional music.
Raise a glass—non-alcoholic, of course—to the success of a St. Patrick’s Day bash where the only intoxicating feature was fun.
These three sisters named McLaughlin from the small village of Malin on Donegal’s Inishowen Peninsula are among talked about new musical groups to come out of Ireland. Read our interview with Lorna McLaughlin.
After launching its tour in stormy New England, the great young Irish traditional band took its act on the road to the comparatively moderate Philly.
Here’s a tiny snippet of what you missed if you didn’t get there, and a nice reminder for you if you did. And, hey, if you didn’t get there, let this serve as a motivation to go next time around.
FullSet, a hot young band that blasted the doors off the Irish Center in September, is coming back next week in a Philadelphia Ceili Group-sponsored concert Friday night.