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Ryan Kelly

Given birth to on November 6, 1978 in North Ireland, multi-instrumentalist and songwriter/vocalist Ryan Kelly, most widely known as an associate of internationally renowned Irish performing group Celtic Thunder, issued his debut single album, WITH TIME, this year 2010. In 2013 Kelly released Acoustically Irish, a collaborative work with Celtic …

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Neil Byrne

Given birth to and raised in Region Wicklow, Irish multi-instrumentalist and vocalist Neil Byrne is most beneficial known as an associate of internationally successful Irish performing group Celtic Thunder. Byrne in addition has performed with Phil Coulter as well as the organizations Oden and Hipple Road. He released his debut …

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Dixies

Probably one of the most flamboyant, exciting and popular of Irish showbands, the Dixies was a solid live appeal and enjoyed considerable graph achievement in Eire through the 60s. That they had first get together as the Dixielanders and, in 1954, performed inside a jazz music group led by clarinettist …

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Breabach

Melding the various areas of Celtic folk — in other words pipes, whistles, flutes, fiddles, and traditional dance, Breabach discovered success quickly, and earned many awards on the way. The music group had auspicious origins, earning the 2005 Danny Kyle Open up Stage Award at that year’s Celtic Cable connections …

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Equation

Equation continues to be called, “the market leaders from the folk brat pack”. Despite their early age, the English quintet has influenced evaluations with folk-rock veterans including Fairport Convention, Pentangle, and Steeleye Period and pop organizations including 10,000 Maniacs and Fleetwood Mac pc. While Mojo Journal had written, “their hard-earned …

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Enya

With her mixture of folk melodies, synthesized backdrops, and classical motifs, Enya created a unique style that more closely resembled modern compared to the folk and Celtic music that supplied her initial influences. Enya is certainly from Gweedore, State Donegal, Ireland, which she still left in 1980 to become listed …

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Ensemble Galilei

Outfit Galilei is a little ensemble focusing on an array of music because of their particular instrumentation. They play Renaissance and Baroque, Old and latest Celtic (including Scots, Welsh, Cornish, Breton, and Galician music), and Irish music, including some functions especially written on their behalf. Outfit Galilei was called after …

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Faun

A German pagan folk music group, Faun incorporate middle ages instruments and themes plus a modern digital musical sheen. Founded in 2002 in Munich, the music group is made up of Oliver Sa Tyr (vocals, nyckelharpa, Celtic harp, bouzouki, lute, percussion), Fiona Rüggeberg (vocals, bagpipes, dombra, rebab, oud, flutes, chalmeux, …

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Michael Snow

Vocalist/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist Michael Snow has already established an extended and varied profession, initial in the mid-’60s Uk rock scene, after that in Nashville. He was created to Irish immigrant parents in Liverpool, Britain, and elevated there, taking part in the Merseybeat motion headed with the Beatles in the first ’60s. In …

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Willie Hunter

In the liner notes of his final album, Departing Lerwick Harbor, documented weeks before his death in 1993, Shetland fiddler Willie Hunter was praised for his “unrivaled vitality and lyricisim”. In his early-sixties when he passed away, Hunter was a significant impact on such Scottish fiddlers as Aly Bain from …

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