Local Mayo songwriter Seamus Fogarty is simply one of a kind

Seamus Fogarty from Mayo is a very insightful Mayo artist, according to his bio  he says  he write songs. about things. that have happened to me. and other people. I generally use some combination of fiddles, banjos, guitars, computers, sea shells, chopsticks, toast, garlic etc….   Originally from County Mayo on the west coast of Read More

A love letter to Weezer’s Blue album from Castlebar

Thanks There are always records that bring us back to our childhood to a special moment in time, a certain song, certain albums that just give you that special feeling back if you have not heard them in a long time. Weezer’s debut album is one of those records. I definitely would have categorised myself Read More

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds announce Irish show

Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds  have just announced a date in Dublin next year.   The band have just released their brand new album Ghosteen to critical acclaim with some critics saying it’s his best album in a very long time, Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds will play Dublin on Friday  May 8th Read More

Ye Vagabonds win BBC Folk Award for best traditional track

One of Ireland’s finest folk Ye Vagabonds have just announced that  they  won this BBC Folk Award last night! Best Traditional Track for The Foggy Dew.  This is great news for the band as they have being making waves on the Irish Folk scene for some time now.      Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinemail