Commercial Sound Recordings, September 2015

Recently published CDs and digital downloads of Irish traditional music, September 2015


Alban Fuam, vocal & instrumental group, Whiskey 'n beer, Alban Fuam AF2015, 2015

Bates, Susan Grace, harp, singing in English, Skorsa: the riddle of the earth, Bates SGB1573, 2015

Begley, Seamus, singing in Irish & English, accordion, The bold Kerryman, IRL Independent Records Ltd IRL093, 2015

Bohola, vocal & instrumental group, Bits of Bohola, Bohola Music BMCD1002, n.d.; Bits of Bohola (and a bit), Bohola Music BMCD1003 , n.d.; Bits of Bohola (and a bit more), Bohola Music BMCD1004, n.d. Digital downloads

Boys of the Lough, instrumental & vocal group, The new line, Boys of the Lough BOTL01, 2014

Brechin, Sandy, piano, accordion, singing in English, & Ewan Wilkinson, singing in English, guitar, Hard times come and go, Brechin All Records n.n., 2015

Browne, Ronan, uilleann pipes, flute, & Peter O'Loughlin, fiddle, flute, The legacy, Browne & O'Loughlin RBPOL3, 2015

Bubble & Squeak, vocal & instrumental group, Bits and Pieces, Bubble & Squeak n.n., n.d. [2015]

Buttons & Bows, instrumental group, The return of spring, Buttons & Bows Music BABMCD2015, 2015

Celtic Thunder, vocal & instrumental group, The very best of Celtic Thunder, Celtic Thunder Ltd; Legacy 88875077022, 2015

Cosamar, vocal & instrumental group, Where treasures lay, Cosamar n.n., 2014; The fox and the hare, Cosamar n.n., 2012

Cork Gamelan Ensemble, instrumental group, Iarla Ó Lionaird, singing in Irish, & various, vocal & instrumental, The three forges, Diatribe Records DIACD019, 2015. CD & Digital Download

Cosán, vocal & instrumental music, Road to the island, Cosán n.n., 2015

Cruinn, vocal & instrumental group, Stòras, Cruinn CRUINNCD002, 2015

Donagher, Kenny, accordion, keyboard, & Kerrie Herrity, banjo, fiddle, mandolin, whistle, Box & banjo, Donagher & Herrity KK001, 2015

Donnellan, Mark, fiddle, John Canny, accordion, & Michael Landers, guitar, singing in English, Wednesday night live in Peppers, Donnellan, Canny & Landers n.n., 2015

Dordán, instrumental group, Ceol traidisiúnta agus baróc: Irish traditional and baroque, Gael Linn CEFCD150, 2015. Reissue

Finch, Tabby, hammer dulcimer, harp, piano, Old haunts, Finch n.n., 2015

Finn, Tara, concertina, flute, uilleann pipes, whistle, & Philip Doddy, fiddle, guitar, singing in English, Ships are sailing, Finn & Doddy HLM012, 2015

Fitzgerald, Mick, singing in English, guitar, bodhrán, Cabra tracks, Fitzgerald n.n., n.d. [2015]

Flynn, Brian, singing in English, guitar, harmonica, keyboard, Lover's ghost, Flynn n.n., 2007

Foley, Dylan, fiddle, & Dan Gurney, button accordion, Irish music from the Hudson Valley, Foley & Gurney n.n., 2015

Gabriel, Steffen, flute, whistle, Cornelius Bode, guitar, percussion, & Barbara Hintermeier, fiddle, The Land’s End Sessions, Gabriel, Bode; Liekedeler, LIECD15032, 2015

Gandharba, Hiralal, sarangi, singing in Nepali, Ramji Gandharba, madal, singing in Nepali, Paul Dooley, harp, fiddle, & Various, instrumental music, Gandharba and the Roadside Allstars, Gandharba GANCD002, 2003

Gothard Sisters, The, vocal & instrumental group, Mountain rose, The Gothard Sisters n.n., 2015

Gran​ville, Deirdre, harp, singing in Irish, Imram, Granville n.n., 2015

Harper, Bríd, fiddle, Bríd Harper, Harper BH001, 2015

Hernon, Oisín, accordion, melodeon, & Conal Hernon, guitar, banjo, bouzouki, bass, keyboard, percussion, Across the sound, Cló Iar-Chonnacht CICD199, 2015

Hernons, The, instrumental group, A musical journey from Connemara to Sligo, The Hernons HERNCD001, 2015

Holland, Gráinne, singing in Irish, Gaelré, Gael Linn  CEFCD208, 2015

Horgan, Teresa, singing in English, flute, & Matt Griffin, guitar, electric bass, bouzouki, mandolin, Brightest sky blue, Horgan & Griffin n.n, n.d. [2015]

Howell, Fiona, flute, singing in English & Irish, percussion, Crossing the sea, Howell n.n., 2015

Irish Trad Heads, instrumental & vocal group, Head for trad! Leiselaut LLCD1-004, 2004

Kelly, Liam, flute, & Philip Duffy, fiddle, Sets in stone, Kelly & Duffy 001, 2015

Keville, Claire, clavichord, Irish music on the clavichord, Keville CKCD003, 2015

Kíla, instrumental & vocal group, Bruno Coulais, composer, & Lisa Hannigan, singing in English & Irish, Song of the sea: original soundtrack, Superprod; Mercury Music Group; Universal Music n.n., 2014

Kilkennys, The, vocal & instrumental group, Shine on Kilkennys, Dolphin KKCDS3, n.d.

Kirrane, Ann, singing in English, In the bleak midwinter, Kirrane AK02, 2014. EP

Lyn, Dana, fiddle, viola, piano, & Kyle Sanna, guitar, The great arc, Lyn & Sanna n.n., 2015

Lysaght, Mark, guitar, bouzouki, mandolin, keyboard, percussio, & various, instrumental, Collaborations: a unique collection of collaborations by accompanist Mark Lysaght with Irish traditional musicians, Lysaght MLCD001, 2015

MacCormack, Alyth, singing in English, Scottish Gaelic & Irish, Homelands, ANE Records n.n., 2015

McCoy, Charlie, harmonica, Celtic dreams, McCoy; Flying Harp Productions n.n., 2015 

McDowell, Wicil, accordion, Music in the glens, Emerald EMCD8022, 2014

Mac Gabhann, Antóin, fiddle, Tunesmith, Mac Gabhann AMGCD991, 2015

McKeegan, Archie, singing in English, The smith of Tiveragh, Glens Music GMCD017, 2001. Reissue of audio cassette

MacInnes, Kathleen, singing in Scottish Gaelic, Laoise Kelly, harp, Michael McGoldrick, uilleann pipes, & various, instrumental, Cille Bhríde, MacInnes KMAC001, 2012

McLeod, Gordon, fiddle, Just fiddlin', Ceol na Féinne Records n.n., n.d. [2015]

Mayock, Breda, singing in English, fiddle, harmonium, Breda Mayock, Ger Records GR003, 2015

Meehan, Paul, guitar, banjo, mandolin, bass, The lower road, Meehan n.n., 2015

Merrimam, Liam, guitar, singing in English, bodhrán, & O'Meachair, Eoin, tenor banjo, mandolin, mandola, whistle, singing in English, The birds never cease, Three Rivers Records LEOM00005, 2015

Morrissey (née Mulrooney), Tina, harp, singing in English, Tina, Morrissey n.n., 2002

Moving Violations, The, instrumental group, Elasticity, The Moving Violations n.n., 2014

Mulrooney, Tina, harp, singing in English, Beneath the Moher sky, Mulrooney n.n., 2008

Na Leanaí Sands, vocal & instrumental group, Kindred roots, Ryan Records RR1053, 2015

Na Fianna, vocal & instrumental group, Unearthed, Trad Nua NFCD1, 2015

Ní Bheaglaoich, Méabh, accordion, singing, & Matt Griffin, guitar, CuisleOld Town Records OTR002., 2015. CD & Digital download

Oakes, Tom, flute, The city vanishes, Comfort Food Records n.n., 2015

O'Leary, Brian, accordion, & Colm Guilfoyle, flute, Where the bog is: music from Sliabh Luachra, O'Leary & Guilfoyle OLG001, 2015

Onlies, The, instrumental group, Long before light, Soft Day Records SD003, n.d. [2015]

Ó Riordan, Éamonn, flute, & Tony O'Connell, concertina, Rooska Hill, Gael Linn CEFCD207, 2015

Ó Rócháin, Séamus, uilleann pipes, Bríd O'Donohue, whistle, & Meaití Jó Shéamuis Ó Fátharta, singing in Irish, We'll meet in Miltown, Ó Rócháin & O'Donohue SOR002/BOD004, 2015

O'Rourke, Fran, singing in English & Irish, & John Feely, guitar, JoyceSong: Irish songs of James Joyce, Overture Music Ltd. Overture 53, 2015

Poozies, The, vocal & instrumental group, Into the well, The Poozies SchmoozCD002, 2015

Rachel Hair Trio, instrumental & vocal group, TrìMarch Hair Records MHRCD004, 2015

River Drivers, vocal & instrumental group, River Drivers, River Drivers n.n., 2015

Rose, Rebecca, ifddle, bouzouki, Celtic rose, Rose n.n., n.d.

Ryan, Paddy, accordion, High level, Coolbawn Records CBCD01, 2000

Searson, Joe, accordion, & Jack Healy, guitar, Come west, Malbay Records MRCD004, 2015

Seasons, vocal & instrumental group, Seasons, Seasons n.n., 2015

Shannon, Sharon, accordion, fiddle, whistle, & Alan Connor, piano, guitar, bass, singing in English, In Galway, New Recordings BMCD594, 2015. With DVD

Sheridan, Dave, fiddle , Ciarán Somers, flute & Nicolas Quemener, guitar, Faoi bhláth, Folk Roads; Sheridan n.n., 2010. Digital download

Smyth, Paul, flute, Paul Smyth, Smyth n.n., 2015

Snasta, vocal & instrumental group, Near and far, Snasta n.n., 2015. Single as digital download

Straw, Lindsay, singing in English, guitar, My mind from love being free, Straw n.n., 2015

Taylor, Willie, fiddle, Will Atkinson, harmonica, & Joe Hutton, smallpipes, An audience with the shepherds, Veteran VT159CD, 2015

Various, vocal & instrumental, The 1916 Easter Rising: the 90th anniversary commemorative collection, P.H. Pearse Records CDCELTS1014, n.d. [2006]

Various, instrumental & vocal, Temple Records free download sampler, Temple Records n.n., 2015

Various, vocal & instrumental, The Wild Atlantic Way: A journey in Irish music, Indi Entertainment WAWCD1, 2015

Wiilis Clan, The, instrumental & vocal group, Heaven, The Willis Clan n.n., 2015