Céad Míle Fáilte: The Irish Folk Music Thread...

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  1. Violent Violin

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    James Kelly is a fucking badass and I love that set. Here's Kevin Burke killing it:



    I think I may like Kevin's version better. If you don't have his live album you should get it.

    Of course, they are both following Michael Coleman:

     
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    Whiskey in the jar. Ride on. : i don't know the original artist or if it's old enough to be a folk song
     
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    Of course it's a folk song, some would say it has its roots in the 17th century, in any case it appears to have emerged sometime around the 1850s-70s.

    The Dubliners version is hard to beat -

     
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    The bouzouki player in my trio plays a Crump, beautiful instrument
     
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    Sorry I only just seen this post, but I agree, it has such a beautiful and unique sound!
     
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    @Cubo de Sangre take a look through this thread for the real deal ;)

    I'll leave you with a song:



    (let me know your thoughts on some incredible 'pipes' :D)
     
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    Digging it. But I also like this stuff. :eek::D


     
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