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  1. Image courtesy of Derek Walfield & The Young Wolfe TonesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WWOZ

    Derek Warfield & The Young Wolfe Tones will perform at the Irish House on St. Charles Avenue as part of their U.S. St. Patrick's Day Tour. A well-known ballad singer and songwriter, Derek Warfield is one of the founding members of the quintessential Irish Rebel band, The Wolfe Tones.

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  2. Greig's PipesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Session

    Also known as An Seilgaire Ua Ciarraig, Cobbler's Hornpipe, The Cobbler's Hornpipe, Connolly's, The Connolly, Craig's Pipe, Craig's Pipes, Cregg's Pipe, Cregg's Pipes, Creggs Pipes, Creig's Pipes, The Fiddler Is Drunk, Greg's Pipe Tune, Greg's Pipes, Gregg's Pipes, Greigg's Pipes, Grieg's Pipes, Gun Do Dhuit Am Bodach Fodar Dhomh, The Kerry Huntsman, The Kildysart, The Kildysert, Kregg's Pipe, Kregg's Pipes, The Level Plain, Limber Elbow, Magh Seola, The Old Man Wouldn't Give Me Straw, Piopai Greig, Willie Wink's Testament, Willie Winkie's Testament, Willy Wilky. "This three part version of Cregg's Pipes was recorded by the Flanagan Brothers in New York in 1927.

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  3. New York's Historical Vampire Club - Long Black VeilRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    ... Band, Joan Baez, Nick Cave, and the Dave Mathews Band. However, it was the 1995 version of the song recorded by the Celtic/Irish traditional music group The Chieftains featuring Mick Jagger's vocals, which proved to be the inspiration for the name. ...

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  4. Super Bowl 50 halftime a sky full of stars Coldplay, Beyonce, Bruno MarsRead the original story

    Sunday | The Las Vegas Sun

    Coldplay singer Chris Martin performs during halftime of Super Bowl 50 between the Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. The Pepsi Super Bowl 50 Halftime Show at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif., was billed as a musical presentation of the past, present and feature.

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  5. RSPBA expands list of accredited judgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Pipes Drums

    The Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association has widened its pool of accredited judges with at least five new judges joining its panel, including British Columbia resident Terry Lee, the former Simon Fraser University Pipe Band Pipe-Major who led the group to six World Championship titles during his thirty-plus-years tenure with the band. In addition to Lee, Paul Brown, Stuart Coils, Alvis Kerr and John Moneagle have been brought into the fold.

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  6. Whole Foods Medford Supports Chevalier TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Patch.com

    ... on Feb. 20. This past year, the Friends also co-sponsored the Chevalier 75th Anniversary Concert featuring the Celtic ensemble the Barra MacNeils, and a silent movie program as part of Arts Across Medford. Those events, and others produced by the ...

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  7. Super Bowl 50, best half-time show ever?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    CELEBRITIES and Super Bowl fans agree: Coldplay, Beyonce and Bruno Mars on stage together was among the top and most memorable Super Bowl half-time shows ever. Some are even calling it the best ever.

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  8. Album Review: Get Tribal's 'Radio God'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    ... in Native American legends. This tune had a delightful cadence of percussion with the ballad. It has surprising Celtic undertones in the intro. Kshen (Remove the Red Dust) is the sound track for the exploits of a drunken dragon. Honestly, this funky ...

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  9. Whole Foods Donation Supports Chevalier TheatreRead the original story

    Sunday | Inside Medford

    ... on Feb. 20. This past year, the Friends also co-sponsored the Chevalier 75th Anniversary Concert featuring the Celtic ensemble the Barra MacNeils, and a silent movie program as part of Arts Across Medford. Those events, and others produced by the ...

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  10. Ottawa wins chefs titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Castanet.net

    Lepine finished the competition with a smoked steelhead and a pork belly dish at the grand finale event at the Delta Grand Hotel. The competition was fierce as 11 of Canada's best chefs competed for top honours.

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  11. Columbia River beats Prairie 51-45 in 3A boys basketball tiebreakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Columbian

    If Prairie boys basketball coach Kyle Brooks wants to talk to someone who knows a thing or two about Foss, the Falcons' opponent in next week's bi-district tournament, he might want to talk to Columbia River coach David Long. The problem is River won't be playing Foss next week.

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  12. Camas, Columbia River dominate district gymnastics meetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Columbian

    Camas gymnasts won three of the four individual events, placed four Papermakers in the top six of the all-around as Camas outpaced Union for the team title, 167.925-161.875. "When we started the season, we weren't sure how good we could be," Camas' Jax Purwins said.

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  13. John Walsh's No.1Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Session

    Also known as Derrygallen Bridge, John Walsh's, John Walsh's #1, John Walsh's No. 1, Newmarket, Walsh's.

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  14. The Pigeon On The GateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Session

    ... of all those cryptic names of tunes in my O'Neill's. It must be somewhere on the webexcuse me, brb,,,,, My band, Celtic Stew, has been playing this tune for a few years now. Edorian key works so well with guitar and bass, while the flute and mando ...

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  15. Ely Folk Festival 2016 tickets on sale next week - and the band competition opens on the same dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Ely Standard

    Tickets for the 2016 Ely Folk Festival go onsale this Monday, - the same day its annual band competition is launched. The 2016 festival, which runs from July 8 to 10, boasts a diverse line-up including Edward II, the English roots band that uniquely blends Caribbean rhythms with traditional songs; internationally renowned Irish trad group, Altan; and singer/songwriter Dougie MacLean whose anthem Caledonia is one of Scotland's most popular contemporary songs.

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  16. After falling to Chieftains, Gaels make the postseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The Clinton High School boys basketball team clinched a berth in the Central Mass. Division 3 tournament with a 64-57 victory over Lunenburg last Friday night in a Wachusett League C Division game.

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  17. Music, demonstrations, competitions highlight Celtic Family Jamboree at Sertoma Youth RanchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | St. Petersburg Times

    The first week of February always seemed to be a difficult time for Celtic entertainers to find performance venues in Florida. So, about five years ago, a group of artists contacted Greg McGrath, the late chief financial officer of Celtic Heritage Productions, and asked him to help find them gigs.

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  18. Mike Richard: Wachusett Regional girls' basketball thrives with all-around playRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Sitting atop the Telegram & Gazette Media Poll, where it has been for nearly the entire season, the Wachusett girls' basketball team is even surprising coach Jim Oxford with their all-around play. "They buy in defensively.

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  19. Status Quo announce no more electric tours after 2016 due to 'hurting physically'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | NME

    Classic rockers Status Quo have announced their 2016 'electric set' tour will be their last. The band posted a statement on their official website on Monday February 4, the forthcoming 'The Last Night of The Electrics' tour will be their last confirmed and scheduled "electric shows", which will run across the UK and Europe throughout October and December 2016.

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  20. Events Guide for Feb. 4 and beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    At Surrey Museum on Tuesday , some new water-themed "interactives" - including a maze of pipes through which silk scarves jet, and a pinball game depicting the water cycle - will be unveiled as part of its expanded, sustainability-focused Kids Gallery . For details, visit

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