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St. Patrick's Day 2014: 5 must-hear Irish songs, from the Chieftains to U2
In celebration of next Monday's holiday, we're going green with guide to some of our favorite Irish art and places this week.
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Sat Mar 08, 2014
Chieftains keep it simple and fun at Pabst Theater
The Irish group, long called "Irish music ambassadors," played the Pabst Theater Friday evening with Paddy Maloney, the group's founder and piper/penny whistle player, fronting the group with his trademark mix of tongue-in-cheek banter, good humor and earnest sentiments.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Local Choristers To Sing with The Chieftains
A select group of high school students from the Advanced Chorus of the New Jersey Youth Chorus will be performing with six-time Grammy-award winners, the Chieftains, on Saturday March 8 at the Town Hall in New York City.
Naples Daily News
Kate Danaher will join the Kellyn Celtic Arts Irish Dance Academy at Irish Night on Thursday, March 13, at the Center for Performing Arts Bonita Springs.
Piper Carlos N ez's sound crosses borders
Carlos Nez is, however, neither Scottish nor Irish. Born in the Galician town of Vigo, in the northwest corner of Spain, he plays the gaita galega, a kind of bagpipe related to, but different from, the familiar Scottish Highland pipes and the Irish uilleann pipes of head Chieftain Paddy Moloney.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
The Indianapolis Star
Music picks: The Chieftains, Flogging Molly
As part of the Chieftains' performance in Carmel, Franklin College choral students will accompany the six-time Grammy Award-winning group during two songs.
Town Students Sing with - Chieftains'
New Jersey Youth Chorus Advanced Chorus members from Millburn Township Rachel Rubinstein, Sofia Fernandez-Poyatos and Arielle Kasnetz, from left, will sing with the Irish group The Chieftains, this Saturday, March 8, at 8 p.m., at the Town Hall in New York City.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Paddy Moloney chats about 50 years of music, road trips, performances
IRISH MUSIC: Paddy Moloney, 75, is the founder of the Grammy-winning band the Chieftains, which is celebrating more than 50 years of tours and recordings.
Grammy-winning Irish group The Chieftains to perform in Vermont on U.S. tour
The Paramount Theatre will welcome six-time Grammy Award-winning Irish folk group The Chieftains at 8 p.m. Monday, March 10, at 30 Center St. The Chieftains -- Paddy Moloney , Sean Keane , Kevin Connett and Matt Malloy -- are recognized for bringing traditional Irish music to the world's attention.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Chieftains, Cherish the Ladies, Eileen Ivers coming to Milwaukee
Perhaps it's the luck o' the Irish at work, but Milwaukee's St. Patrick's Day celebrations this year include three of Irish music's heavy hitters.
A chat with The Chieftains' Paddy Moloney
We're still many months and a couple of defrostings away from Irish Fest, but a taste of the late summer tradition is coming to town Friday night.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Northern Scot
Heikki Bourgault (left) and Calum Stewart.
FOR a musician brought up just along the Moray coast, Calum Stewart is bringing a mix of Celtic influences to Eden Court this weekend.
Carry on, Chieftains
Paddy Moloney has been carrying on as the leader of the Chieftains for more than 50 years, so it is inevitable that he would lose some of his comrades in music along the way.
Celtic warriors: Chieftains still going strong after 50 years
The Chieftains first took the stage in 1962. Fifty-two years later, the traditional Irish instrumental band -- durable, acclaimed, admired, influential and enormously collaborative -- is still going strong.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Current in Carmel
Let the Chieftans reel you in
The Chieftains, from left, Matt Molloy, Paddy Maloney and Kevin Connett will play at the Palladium on March 6. World famous band, The Chieftains, have made a name for themselves over the past 50 years by bringing traditional Irish music to the masses.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The Journal News
Eileen Ivers stays true to her Rockland roots
While touring the world playing traditional folk music, Irish fiddle virtuoso Eileen Ivers has seen how much her songs transcend cultural barriers.
The Austin Chronicle
Chieftains Chief Paddy Moloney
"Hello, Paddy Moloney here!" The voice is everything you imagine the elfin leader of the Chieftains to sound like.
North Carolina Symphony to Perform with Irish Music Legends the Chieftains
They have uncovered the wealth of traditional Irish music that has accumulated over the centuries, making the music their own with a style that is as exhilarating as it is definitive.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Netroots Radio Presents: "Reading To Herself Out Loud In Her Arctic Room"
I'm Special Agent DJ Justice ; Radio Host and Program Director for Netroots Radio.com; and I'm manning the dials, spinning the discs, warbling the woofers, putting a slip in your hip and a trip to your hop.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Now Playing Onstage in Albuquerque - Week of 2/23/2014
CARLOS NUNEZ National Hispanic Cultural Center 2/26-2/26/2014 Carlos Nunez is one of Galicia's most revered artists, undisputed as the tradition's greatest piper.