Galway band “Fro” have just released brand new track Desert Songs also have a Mayo connection

Fro are a band from Galway City, Ireland but have a Castlebar connection in Naoise Jordan Cavanagh Ranging expansively in influences from Punk Rock, Art Rock, Blues, Folk and Jazz and everything in between. They often leave audiences with love, horror, peace, madness, confusion, tranquillity and chaos. Drums are handled by Naoise Jordan Cavanagh Bass Read More

A love letter to Christy Moore from Castlebar

How’s it going there Castlebar, Your very welcome to this Sunday’s  cabaret. Who put the ball in the back of the Galway net? James Carr!!, that’s who!! In the summer of 1995 i was left to paint  my next door neighbour’s house, it was a big house mind you with six rooms,  If you remember Read More

Limerick band “PityoftheSea” are set to officially release new single Headscarf this weekend!!

Must say we are really enjoying the brand new track from Limerick band “PityoftheSeaPity” of The Sea hail from Limerick city, probably the best original music city in Ireland, The band’s  brand new track “Headscarf”  comes out officially  tomorrow July 7th!  The band consists of Ger Cremins – Vocals.  Tony Monahan – Electric guitar/Bass/Keyboards/Synths/Production. Additional Read More

Looking back on Irish guitar legend Rory Gallagher’s solo career

Local Castlebar cover band Halyard and The Humbert Inn on Friday night’s in Castlebar always spring to mind every-time i hear Rory Gallagher’s name mentioned and obviously that fine stratogaster he used to play! What can one say about Rory Gallagher that hasn’t’ being already said , admired by so many across the world, there is even Read More

Emma Langford is ready to take on the world

Emma Langford’s new single Goodbye Hawaii is three and a half whole minutes of sunshine, much like the summer we’ve all been waiting for here in Ireland. She arrives stumbling through the door from a whirlwind international tour, RTÉ Radio 1 Folk Award clasped in hand, hounded by uproarious cries of critical acclaim for her Read More