Top-Played Celtic Bands of 2016

Every year, I end up playing different artists more than others. Sometimes it’s because I absolutely love their music and listen to it a lot. Other times, I finish playing it, and I find myself surprised by the results. That’s … Continue reading

#285: Thanksgiving with Celtic Music

Happy Thanksgiving! And thank you for your continued support of Celtic music and the Irish & Celtic Music Podcast. This week, you’ll be thankful for Celtic music from Jed Marum, The Gas Men, Jesse Ferguson, Mitchell and Vincent, Hugh Morrison, Hearthfire … Continue reading

#259: Celtic Music to the Rescue

When you’re down and out, the weather’s bad, or your just not in the mood to face another day of work, there’s nothing like Celtic music to lift you up. So let today’s show get deep inside you and rescue … Continue reading

#257: Celtic Music Hero’s Return

Who’s your Celtic music hero? Maybe you’ll find a new one on this week’s podcast with indie Celtic music from New Shilling, Dublin 4, Seamus Stout, Faerydae, Mazz O’Flaherty, Jimi McRae, Heather Dale, Sarah Dinan, The Langer’s Ball, Vicki Swan & … Continue reading

#255: Celtic Music for a Cloudy Day

It was overcast and threatening to rain when I put together this week’s Irish & Celtic Music Podcast featuring some amazing indie Celtic music from Sarah Marie Mullen, Brian O h’Uiginn, Hanz Araki, New Shilling, Slan, Ed Yother, Bret Blackshear, Jil … Continue reading

#245: Wind & Whiskey to Shake the Barley

The Irish & Celtic Music Podcast is not your typical Celtic radio program. Most play the same Celtic artists promoted by the top record labels. We focus on indie Celtic bands, the ones who don’t get played but are just as … Continue reading

#222: Burly Bagpipe Music, 2-Hours!

You asked for more bagpipe music. Thanks to the generosity of the Patrons of the Podcast, we hit another amazing Milestone. That means you get to enjoy another 2-hour bagpipe music special (see show #181 for more bagpipe music). You’ll … Continue reading

#189: Have a Happy New Year

It’s New Year’s eve and we’re gonna kick off the new year with show #189 and some Irish Celtic music from Michael Black, The Gothard Sisters, Kennedy’s Kitchen, Culann’s Hounds, The Duplets, The Makem & Spain Brothers, New Shilling, Acoustalyn, Atlantic … Continue reading