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Clancy Legacy: Robbie O’Connell, Aoife Clancy & Dónal Clancy

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Debut album from three members of the famed Clancy family. Robbie O’Connell, Aoife Clancy and Dónal Clancy , all first cousins, first performed together at a workshop called The Clancy Legacy during the New York Irish Arts Week 2006—an appropriate appellation as they continue the long family tradition of music, song and poetry that made […]

Clean Cabbage in a Bucket

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By Frank Emerson, Seamus Kennedy, Robbie O’Connell, Harry O’Donoghue, Dennis O’Rourke. Edited by Dennis O’Rourke. Five individual Irish musicians and entertainers come together in this high-spirited collection of true stories of life on the road. It’s all here; the bars, the gigs, the guitars, the audiences and the occasional fights; the hotels, club owners and […]

Never Learned to Dance: Robbie O’Connell

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Special re-release of critically acclaimed 1992 recording with NEW cover! Musicians: Robbie O’Connell – vocals, guitar • Tim Britton – uilleann pipes and whistles • Johnny Cunningham – Fiddles • Seamus Egan – flute • Richard Gates – bass • Mance Grady – bodhrán, African drum • Jimmy Keane – accordion • Billy Novick – […]

The Green Fields of America

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FEATURING: Islander’s Lament. The Green Fields of America is the title of a very old Irish traditional reel, as well as that of one of the most eloquent songs of Irish emigration. It is also the name of a famous Irish American group of traditional musicians, singers and dancers, which has toured the United States […]

Absolutely Irish!

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FEATURING: The Flower of Kilkelly. Absolutely Irish! brings together the brightest stars of traditional Irish music for a once-in-a-lifetime concert that will leave folk music fans stunned by the virtuoso performances. In April 2007 at the Irish Arts Center in the fabled Hell’s Kitchen area of New York City, film maker Paul Wagner and musician […]

Recollections Vol. 1: Robbie O’Connell

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A look back over thirty years in music. Musicians: Robbie O’Connell – vocals, harmony vocals, guitars, and mandolin • Tim Britton – uilleann pipes and whistles • Pat Broaders – harmony vocals and uilleann pipes • Seamus Egan – whistles • Susie Gott – fiddle • Eileen Ivers – acoustic and electric fiddles • Jimmy […]

Humorous Songs: Robbie O’Connell

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A live recording made at the Old Vienna Kaffeehaus in Westboro, MA. Includes wry and witty introductions to all your favorite humorous songs. CD ONLY – $17.50 includes Shipping & Handling Track List: The Singer Sister Josephine How Does Dennis Do It? Dear Boss The Mistress Hard To Say Goodbye Born Again Agnostic Stick To […]

Christmas Celtic Sojourn Live DVD

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For nearly two decades, the Christmas edition of Brian O’Donovan’s radio program, A Celtic Sojourn, has been a seasonal highlight for public radio audiences. This tradition has now inspired the extraordinary holiday concert presented on this CD. Says O’Donovan, “Our initial idea was simple: replicate the gatherings that we love to have at this time […]

Christmas Celtic Sojourn Live CD

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For nearly two decades, the Christmas edition of Brian O’Donovan’s radio program, A Celtic Sojourn, has been a seasonal highlight for public radio audiences. This tradition has now inspired the extraordinary holiday concert presented on this CD. Says O’Donovan, “Our initial idea was simple: replicate the gatherings that we love to have at this time […]

Watch the Tide: Marie Duprey

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Marie Duprey is a vocalist with a singularly beautiful voice. Her rich alto rings clear and carries through traditional and contemporary settings with ease. On her debut CD, Watch the Tide, Marie’s voice is highlighted and supported by accomplished musicians such as Brooks Williams, John Kirk, Shannon Heaton, and Robbie O’Connell. Singer-songwriter, Robbie O’Connell also […]

Isn’t Anyone Going to Stop Them?: Magic Square

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“Boston has become known internationally as one of the most happening places for innovative, dynamic traditional music; this terrific recording clearly illustrates why.” Brian O’Donovan, WGBH Boston CD ONLY – $17.50 includes Shipping & Handling Track List: Lark in the Morning/Hardiman’s Fancy/Francis Aucoin The Home Ruler/Ms. McLeod’s Imelda Roland’s/The Maid I Ne’er Forgot/Fred Finn’s Barrell […]

Magic Square: Traditional Irish Music from Boston

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“Boston has become known internationally as one of the most happening places for innovative, dynamic traditional music; this terrific recording clearl illustrates why.” Brian O’Donovan, WGBH Boston CD ONLY – $17.50 includes Shipping & Handling Track List: The Coachman’s Whip/the Ash Plant/Eileen Curran’s/Unlucky in Love McGovern’s Favorite/Gates of Mullagh/No Name Dennis the Hat’s/Kitty Come Over/Young […]

Irish Songs from Old New England: Dan Milner & Friends

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This is a collection of songs from the Flanders Ballad collection song by a variety of traditional singers including Gordon Bok, Frank Harte, Robbie O’Connell, Dan Milner, Bob Conroy, and Bonnie Milner. CD ONLY – $17.50 includes Shipping & Handling Track List: Cork Harbor Young Mathyland The Maid of Loggin’s Green Erin’s Green Shore The […]

Irish Ballads & Songs of the Sea: Dan Milner & Friends

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This is a collection of songs from the days of the tall ships by a variety of traditional singers including Louis Killen, Mick Moloney, Dan Milner, Bob Conroy, and others. CD ONLY – $17.50 includes Shipping & Handling Track List: Paddy West The Banks of Newfoundland Billy O’Shea The Loss of the Ship Jane Maria […]

Irish in America: Dan Milner & Bob Conroy

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This is a collection of songs of 14 songs and 4 traditional dance tunes from the latter part of the 19th century. Singers include Dan Milner, Bob Conroy, Jim McFarland, Dierdre Murtha and Bonnie Milner. CD ONLY – $17.50 includes Shipping & Handling Track List: McNally’s Row of Flats The Girl I Left Behind/The Man […]

Deep Community: Scott Alarik

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Scott’s articles in The Boston Globe collected in one penetrating book. Tons of photographs by Robert Corwin. Scott Alarik – Deep Community: Adventures in the modern folk underground Featuring interviews and articles with: Ani DiFranco Alison Krauss Chris Thomas King Emmylou Harris Pete Seeger Nickel Creek Mary Black Utah Phillips Robbie O’Connell Ellis Paul Solas […]

Make Me a Cup: Bobby Clancy

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Bobby Clancy has performed in every major hall in Europe and the United States with the Clancy Brothers and on his own. His vast collection of songs, poems and humorous verse is represented here in his latest CD, “Make Me a Cup.” Along with his daughter, Aoife, and son, Finbarr, who contribute songs on their […]

Yup, I Said That: Jon Campbell

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In February 2006, Jon and I were in the Wet Dog Cafe in astoria, Oregon with our friends Geno and Joanne Leech talking and eating cheeseburgers. A Portland-based band Shanghaied on the Willamette began performing “Tanqueray Martini-O.” When Jon’s talking, I’ve learned not to interrupt him but on this rare occasion I asked, “Didn’t you […]

Keep On Fishin’: Jon Campbell

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Introducing longtime Rhode Island favorite, Jon Campbell, and his “reverent and irreverent look at New England coastal life, fishermen, yachtsmen, cuisine, crafty Yankees and love songs to boats. Musicians: Jon Campbell – vocals, bouzouki, whistle, guitar Everett Brown – accordeon, violin, mandolin, vocals Joe Houlihan – vocals, guitar CD ONLY – $17.50 includes Shipping & […]

Catch & Release: Jon Campbell

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Introducing a new extreme collection from the genius of Jon Campbell. Catch & Release: More Songs about Coastal Life is full of Rhode Islanderie and absurdery. Includes insider ditties for Warren, Newport, Block Island and Federal Hill. Musicians: Jon Campbell – vocals, bouzouki, whistle, guitar Rory, Sandol, Jerry Miller, Dick Reed, Everett Brown, Smoking Jackets […]

Wish I’d Said That: Jon Campbell

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Another gem from Rhode Island’s premier musical raconteur and lampoonist, Jon Campbell. Musicians: Jon Campbell – vocals, bouzouki, whistle, guitar Joe Houlihan Grant Parker Cathy Marcotte CD ONLY – $17.50 includes Shipping & Handling Track List: Ballad of the Beth Noel Kodiak Condo Harbor Corva Mae The More You Eat The More You Make Boogie […]

First Through the Gate: Brian Conway

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In his long-awaited, solo debut, Irish-American fiddler Brian Conway performs with a skill, grace, and force that are steeped in tradition but distinctively his own. Well known in the New York Irish/Celtic community, Conway has won numerous fiddling competitions. Nothing is missed in Brian Conway’s Sligo style of fiddling. From hop jigs to hornpipes, and […]

Clancy, O’Connell & Clancy

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The first album from three of Ireland’s most talented musicians and singers. Liam Clancy, nephew Robbie O’Connell, and son Dónal Clancy continue the long family tradition of music, song and poetry that made the Clancy Brothers a household name. NO LONGER AVAILABLE Track list: The Broom of the Cowdenknowes Father Mallory’s Dance/The Bald Bishop’s Reel […]

Traditional Irish Music on Button Accordion: Patty Furlong

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On this debut solo album by Patty Furlong, the life and fluidity of her button-accordion playing are both distinctive and impressive. Her choice of tunes is tasty and unerring, and the musicians and, in one instance, dancer who perform with her expertly complement her playing. It’s a solo recording to cherish, a cause of celebration, […]

The Wind Among the Reeds: Tommy Keane and Jacqueline McCarthy

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Tommy Keane, from Waterford City, and Jacqueline McCarthy, from London and daughter of piper and concertina player Tommy McCarthy, together bring us a lovely collection of traditional tunes. With guest artists, Alec Finn. CD ONLY – $17.50 includes Shipping & Handling Track List: Reels: The Repeal of the Union, My Sweetheart Jane Jigs: The Maid […]

Songs of Home: Tom Maguire

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“When Jon Campbell and I began this venture, we decided that the songs would be featured and that instrumentation would be minimal. For me, this was both flattering and daunting… I am deeply indebted to a fine group of musician friends.” – Tom Maguire CD ONLY – $17.50 includes Shipping & Handling. Track List: Long […]

The Barber’s Lament: Eddie Dillon

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Performing with the Clancy Brothers as as a solo artist, Dillon is an acoustic guitarist whose individual style is highly recognizable. Blending both Celtic and American influences, he has created a tapestry of melodies – some familiar but mostly original that are soothing, energetic, disarming in their simplicity and intriguing in their beauty. CD ONLY […]