Celtic Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Celtic.

Results 1 - 20 of 2,026 in Celtic

  1. BanishedRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | The Northern Echo

    LET'S not focus on what rhymes with grit, but hope that writer Jimmy McGovern, who gave us Cracker and The Street, made a good fist of creating this seven-part series, set in 1788, when the first British convicts transported to Australia arrive and we see historical events linked to fictional stories of prisoners and guards. An early theme is "scum must not breed" with female prisoners becoming the property of the guards and thus setting a plot alight for Russell Rovey's pickpocket James Freeman and Julian Rhind-Tutt's down-to-earth Tommy Barrett to both be in love with fellow convict Elizabeth Quinn .

    Comment?

  2. Hometeam: Kerble scores twice as Nashoba blanks NorthbridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    For the Nashoba Regional hockey team, it's been a long wait to get back to a district championship game, but it took a Short guy to get them there. The top-seeded Chieftains unleashed a potent attack on No.

    Comment?

  3. Celtic Guitarist Jerry Barlow to perform at Vinton Public Library March 12Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Vinton Today

    The Vinton Public Library is pleased to welcome acclaimed Celtic fingerstyle guitarist Jerry Barlow for a special concert. The event will be held Thursday, March 12th at 6:30 PM at the Library, 510 2nd Ave. in Vinton.

    Comment?

  4. Catherine "Cady" Coleman playing with The Chieftains. (Submitted photo).Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Recorder

    Six-time Grammy Award winners The Chieftains return to the University of Massachusetts' Fine Arts Center Sunday at 7 p.m., with their traditional Irish music, and with guests that include astronaut Cady Coleman of Shelburne.

    Comment?

  5. Girls' Cagers Survive And AdvanceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Newtown Bee

    Olyvia Shaw dribbles between a pair of Conard players during Newtown's 45-37 win in the opening round of the Class LL state tournament on March 4. Newtown High School's girls' basketball team held visiting Conard of West Hartford to just a dozen second-half points on the way to a 45-37 victory in the first round of the Class LL state tournament on March 4. The Nighthawks, seeded 14th in the bracket, trailed only once in the second half before advancing past the Chieftains. The Hawks had four players in double figures as Olyvia Shaw poured in 12 points, Mali Klorczyk scored 11 points, and Haley Ryan and Lauren Wilcox both dropped in ten.

    Comment?

  6. Sydney River student pens heartfelt songRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    Cruz Wilson played his song "Music is My Life" at Sydney River Elementary, Wednesday. A video has been created for the song and it will play a prominent role in the Cape Breton-Victoria Regional School Board's Music Monday celebrations in May. Cruz Wilson's submitted his original song "Music Is My Life" to the national Music Monday song competition for students earlier this year.

    Comment?

  7. Introducing the 2015 Westword Music Award NomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Denver Westword

    We held the first Westword Music Awards 21 years ago, in 1995. There were 55 nominees on the ballot that year, including such enduring names as Slim Cessna's Auto Club, Ron Miles and Tim O'Brien.

    Comment?

  8. Celtic music filters through the midstate with music and dance performancesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    With St. Patrick's Day just a few weeks away, there's a Celtic convergence in the area by way of music and dance. The following concerts will show how diverse Irish music can be: Solas Performing for almost 20 years, this Irish-American band consists of founding members Seamus Egan and Winifred Horan, joined by Eamon McElholm, Johnny Connolly and Karen Kasey for this show.

    Comment?

  9. The Gloaming, Barbican Hall - music review: reinventing Irish folk in a thrilling wayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | This Is London

    Desperate commuters jumped the barriers at London Bridge last night amid rush hour "chaos" that saw police called to control crowds. Two teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of murdering a schoolboy who was stabbed to death while riding his bike with friends.

    Comment?

  10. How to convert your diet to PaleoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Erie Times News

    ... mething crunchy and salty. A Take your favorite recipes and find simple Paleo modifications to them. For example, use Celtic sea salt instead of table salt, almond flour instead of regular flour and sweet potatoes instead of regular.

    Comment?

  11. Wfuv to Broadcast Ceol Na Ngael Concert, with Eileen Ivers and More, on 3/15Read the original story

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    WFUV's popular program, Ceol na nGael , heard Sundays from 12-4 p.m., celebrated its 40th anniversary with a concert on February 8 at Ross Hall at the New York Botanical Garden. The concert, featuring performances by fiddler Eileen Ivers , singer Cathie Ryan , seven-piece band Celtic Cross , and Dan Gurney , accordion player of The Yanks, will be broadcast on Sunday, March 15 from 2-4 p.m. at 90.7 FM and wfuv.org , where it will also be available on demand in the audio archives.

    Comment?

  12. PLAYLIST: Folk Alley nationally syndicated radio show #150226Read the original story

    Yesterday | Folk Alley

    John Prine - Please Don't Bury Me - Great Days: The John Prine Anthology - Rhino Elephant Revival - Lexington - Break In The Clouds - Ruff Shod Eric Bibb - Don't Ever Let Your Spirit Down - An Evening With Eric Bibb - M.C. Records Rhiannon Giddens - Shake Sugaree - Tomorrow is My Turn - Nonesuch Canadafrica: Mike Stevens and Okaidja Afroso - Abifao - Where's the One? - Borealis Caroline Spence - Whiskey Watered Down - Somehow - Caroline Spence Mandolin Orange - Waltz About Whiskey - This Side of Jordan - Yep Roc Gretchen Peters - Black Ribbons - Blackbirds - Scarlet Letter Guy Clark - Magdalene - Workbench Songs - Dualtone Marcia Ball - The Squeeze Is On - The Tattooed Lady And The Alligator Man - Alligator Red June - Gabriel's Storm - Ancient Dreams - Organic Records Joe Pug - Bright Beginnings - Windfall - Lightning Rod Martin & Eliza Carthy - Died For Love - The Moral of the Elephant ... (more)

    Comment?

  13. Sliabh RussellRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Session

    There's a great set on the Otherworld album by Lunasa where this tune is played straight after The Roaring Barmaid . This jig has a great driving rhythm to it.

    Comment?

  14. The Roaring BarmaidRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Session

    This tune has become very, very popular lately. That's partly because it has been recorded by groups like Dan We like to perform our barmaid for Scottish Country Dancers.

    Comment?

  15. Out On The OceanRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Session

    Also known as Clare Jig, A, Mick Mulcahy's, O'Connel's Jig On Top Of Mount Everest, O'Connell's Jig On Top Of Mount Everest, O'er The Sea, Out In The Ocean, Out Of The Ocean, Over The Ocean, Portroe, The Rock And The Wee Pickle Tow, The Rok And The Wee Pickle Tow, Split The Whisker, Tierney's, The Wee Pickle Tow, The Wind Is Over The Ocean. This is one of those tunes that sound equally good if played as a slow, gentle jig or as a rollicking, fast session tune.

    Comment?

  16. You can take the girl out of Ireland, but you can't take Ireland out of the girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | IcNetwork

    ... WalesOnline is part of Media Wales, publisher of the Western Mail, South Wales Echo, Wales on Sunday and the seven Celtic weekly titles, offering you unique access to our audience across Wales online and in print. Ceri has been editor of WalesOnline ...

    Comment?

  17. Warning over speeding stolen carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BBC News

    ... Street with a handgun at 09:30 on Monday and took goods to the value of A 100,000. Ronny Deila says it's possible his Celtic players can go unbeaten until the end of the season, and says the target of winning the domestic treble drives him every ...

    Comment?

  18. Consulting group focused on First Nations interestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Northern Ontario Business

    As the manager of the Aboriginal consultant group Stonecircle, if the idea is to give First Nations communities the tools to understand the nuances of economic planning, policy development, and resource development planning, she reasons, then eventually they will build the capacity to do it on their own. "The community already has a vision," said David, who hails from the Chapleau Cree First Nation.

    Comment?

  19. Welsh man jailed for historic sexual abuse of a five-year-old boy in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | IcNetwork

    ... WalesOnline is part of Media Wales, publisher of the Western Mail, South Wales Echo, Wales on Sunday and the seven Celtic weekly titles, offering you unique access to our audience across Wales online and in print. Ceri has been editor of WalesOnline ...

    Comment?

  20. Seniors the key to Nashoba's revivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    One thing that you can count on next winter on the hardwood is that the Nashoba Regional boys' basketball team will not sneak up on anybody. That's because after the campaign that the 2012015 Chieftains had, Nashoba basketball is back on the map as the Chieftains won 15 games and notched their first playoff victory in more than two decades before suffering a season-ending loss to Concord-Carlisle in Monday's Division 2 Central Mass.

    Comment?