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  1. Room Enough For AllRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Session

    The Battlefield Band is a Scottish band playing traditional music and their own compositions, with occasional forays into other traditions as well as covers of contemporay popular songs. The band's current brand of music was developed when Brian McNeill and Alan Reid were joined by Jenny Clark and Duncan MacGillivray .


  2. String Sisters take a bow at Celtic ColoursRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    The acclaimed Norwegian Hardanger fiddler made her Canadian debut in 1999 at the unique Fiddles of the World event in Halifax. Now the magnetic power of the Celtic Colours International Festival brings her northern light back to illuminate Cape Breton as both a solo performer and a member of the 10-piece supergroup String Sisters, starting with the opening gala concert Friday night at the Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre.


  3. Slash, Josh Homme Added To Silent Movie CastRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WBOS-FM Boston

    Slash and Queen of the Stone Age frontman Josh Homme are the latest additions to the all-star cast of "Gutterdammerung," a black-and-white film that's being billed as "the loudest silent movie on Earth." Directed by Bjorn Tagemose and co-written by Henry Rollins , the film also features Rollins, Motorhead's Lemmy Kilmister , members of Volbeat , Slayer's Tom Araya and Iggy Pop ; the plot involves the chaos that occurs when the Devil`s guitar is sent back to an Earth that's been sanitized from sin and other misbehaviors.


  4. Ireland's County Wicklow: Wilderness, grand houses and a bit of HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... evokes an almost mystical sense of the past. The site includes the remains of churches, monastic cells, monuments, Celtic crosses and a round tower that served as a sanctuary in times of attack. Tour guides offer tales of how the hermit saint ...


  5. Sailing Back to YouRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Session

    Mick McAuley from Kilkenny was born into the well-known musical McAuley family and has been playing Irish Music from a very early age. In fact, his first public performance was when he was featured on tin whistle by the late great Irish tenor, Frank Patterson at the age of five.


  6. Line-UpRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Session

    The Battlefield Band is a Scottish band playing traditional music and their own compositions, with occasional forays into other traditions as well as covers of contemporay popular songs. The band's current brand of music was developed when Brian McNeill and Alan Reid were joined by Jenny Clark and Duncan MacGillivray .


  7. Celtic Guitarist To Perfrom In TrentonRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Trenton Republican-Times

    Celtic guitarist Jerry Barlow will be making a return to Trenton on Sunday, Oct. 11 for a special concert at the Grundy County-Jewett Norris Library. The event will be held at 2 p.m. in the Hoover Theater.


  8. The Keelman Ower The LandRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Session

    I have entered this tune as a waltz, but the system hasn't printed the sheet music. So I have tried to enter the tune in jig time, hoping that it will print the sheet music if I do it thus.


  9. A final to savour?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newrydemocrat.com

    Cross' will start favourites but the result will be far from as clear cut as the bookies odds given the perceptions of both teams currently. Cross' are seen to have gone backwards this season while Harps are seen as having made significant progress this season.


  10. Bruno Mars returning to the Cosmopolitan for New Year's EveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    Bruno Mars will return to The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas for a New Year's Eve performance on Dec. 31, 2015. Mars will once again ring in the New Year with an evening featuring his eight-piece band, The Hooligans.


  11. Bruno Mars: Back at Cosmo for NyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Las Vegas Sun

    It's going to be a case of deja vu for Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Bruno Mars this New Year's Eve in Las Vegas. The electrifying recording artist and critically acclaimed performer returns to the Chelsea at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas on Dec. 31 to ring in the New Year, just as he did two years ago in the same venue.


  12. Pianist Morin heads up mentorship program for young musiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Chronicle Herald

    ... Breton is the source of all that I do, and all that I can offer." Once again, Morin will be under the spotlight at Celtic Colours International Festival, which kicks off Friday and runs to Oct. 17. He will be home, performing every day during the ...


  13. Local roundup: Big win for Monty TechRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 3 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Fitchburg's Alex Marrero is wrapped up by Shrewsbury's JT Rothera during Friday's game at Crocker Field. Fitchburg won 14-12.


  14. Torculas rushes for three touchdowns for PalmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | Monterey County Herald

    Gilroy >> Jared Torculas was asked to fill a big void for Palma, and the senior tailback delivered big, rushing for three first-half touchdowns Friday as Palma began defense of its Gabilan Division title with a 35-14 win at Christopher. The Chieftains, who have either won or shared the Gabilan Division title since it was formed in 2012, have rattled off three straight wins and are 4-1 overall - three wins coming against section champions and one against a league champion in Christopher.


  15. Celtic Woman returns to Akron Civic for 10th anniversary tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | Tallmadge Express

    The 10th Anniversary World Tour features four Irish women - three angelic vocalists and dazzling Celtic violinist accompanied by a full band, bagpipers, and Irish dancers whose talent and charisma offer a fresh fusion to centuries of musical and cultural tradition. To celebrate the occasion, Celtic Woman has invited special guests The Celtic Tenors to join its 10th Anniversary World Tour.


  16. Celt In A Twist Contemporary Celtic Radio Hour: Celt In A Twist October 4 2015, Segment 1Read the original story

    Friday Oct 2 | A-Infos Radio Project

    Riobo - Estroupele Firkin - Nincompoop Cassie & Maggie - Buain A'Choirce The Clumsy Lovers - Centerfold Jansberg - Den Staerke Forest For The Trees - Wet Paint The Sidh - All In One Day Athena Tergis - Johnny Going To Ceili Aidan O'Rourke - Falun Fine Enter The Haggis - Footnote Scottish Women - Strong Women Rule Us All With Their Tears Basco - Jacky Tar The Electrics - At All, At All, At All


  17. Nashoba 27, Shepherd Hill 10: No. 4 Chieftains dominate No. 9 Shepherd HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Nashoba Regional's fourth-ranked, unbeaten football team went into Friday night's game with Shepherd Hill Regional looking to extend a good run. The No.


  18. Trip to northern Cape Breton provided abundance of great music PhotoRead the original story

    Friday Oct 2 | Cape Breton Post

    ... from Meat Cove, Capstick, Bay St. Lawrence, Dingwall and Smelt Brook. "Tim Edey and Brendan Power were the buzz of Celtic Colours 2010. Their sheer virtuosity and the genuine joy with which they deliver their music took audiences by surprise, and ...


  19. Ridge Romp, music, theater and stand-up comedy in Phinney-Greenwood this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | Phinneywood

    ... and America as a solo performer, a teacher, and as a member of some of folk music's best-known groups, including Celtic Fiddle Festival and Patrick Street. He is also a featured member of Grammy-winner Tim O'Brien's wonderful crossover band, The ...


  20. Zipper DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | RollingStone

    Boogie-rock revivalists Eagles of Death Metal - a.k.a. high-school buddies Jesse Hughes and Queens of the Stone Age frontman Josh Homme - have always been silly and self-aware. With their fourth album, they've reached a critical mass of smirk.