Chat with blues singer Lucky Peterson about his latest album “The Son Of A Bluesman”
Official website: www.lucky-peterson.com
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Donal Dineen and uilleann piper Leonard Barry explain the art/music collaborative project “The Pipes, The Pipes”, a celebration of the music of the uilleann pipes which is part of the ‘I Love My City’ programme for St Patrick’s Festival
Full details: www.stpatricksfestival.ie/events/event/the_pipes_the_pipes
Jim Carroll & Lauren Murphy review “Rebel Heart” by Madonna; ‘Fresh Blood’ by Matthew E White; and ‘Lady Sings the Blues’ by former X-Factor contestant Rebecca Ferguson.
The musician Jim McCann died earlier today. He was best known as a member of The Dubliners, who he was with from 1974 to 1979.
John Sheahan, who played with him in The Dubliners, talks to us about his friend and band-mate
Le Galaxie's NEW album, ‘Le Club’, will be out on April 24th.
Le Galaxie is one of 15 Irish acts going to South by South West (the music-industry showcase festival held every March in Austin, Texas in the USA).
To find out what other musicians will be going from Ireland this year, go to www.musicfromireland.org
Presenter: Seán Rocks