Evening in aid of the Melting Pot Luck in Galway

Evening in Aid of The Melting Pot Luck This Christmas, Citóg Records are partnering with The Melting Pot Luck – Galway to provide you with festive cheer while raising funds and awareness for an incredible cause. We invite you to join us in The Black Gate on December 13th where you will be entertained by Read More

A love letter to The Irishman from Castlebar

Sometimes it is essential to separate the technique and artistry of a film from the message it ultimately presents. Sometimes it’s easy – it’s impossible to watch Triumph of the Will as anything other than Nazi propaganda. Sometimes, as with Gone With the Wind’s Confederate apologia, it earns a film the tag of “problematic classic.” Read More

Strings & Things bring trad to a different level

Strings & Things are a high energy contemporary folk/trad band from Tipperary/Galway, Ireland. Over the years have created a unique sound mixing various genres from their backgrounds including influences from Trad/Folk/Pop/Rock They are currently residing in Orlando Florida, playing at Raglan Road in Disney Springs 6 nights per week having completed 4 months last year. Read More

A love letter to the Castlebar music scene

Castlebar always has been and always will be a great town for original music and original ideas. From the big “O” Roy Orbison gracing the stage at the TF “Ballroom” in 1963 to the “Occasion at The Castle” and the popular Blues Festival in the 90’s and Naughties you could almost always find something to Read More