Junior Meirelles in Lisbon

Sunday, May 16th, 2010 Posted in International, Live Music, Music, Photography, Travel | No Comments »

Last September we headed over to Lisbon for a week and spent most of the week out in Estoril but had 2 nights in Lisbon itself first.  We managed to track down some live music at OndaJazz one of those ...

Frank and Walters at Indiependence

Thursday, September 3rd, 2009 Posted in corkgigs, Ireland, Live Music, Music, Photography | No Comments »

The Franks played down at the Indiependence festival in Mitchelstown again this year.  They're ever-present at this festival and while you might say that you're seeing the same bands this year but now have to pay for it, the multi-stage ...

Wallis Bird at Indiependence

Monday, August 10th, 2009 Posted in corkgigs, Ireland, Live Music, Music, Photography | 5 Comments »

Wallis Bird was the second act we caught at Indiependence last Sunday.  It's been a while since I saw her in Cyprus Avenue where she plays regularly enough but I was very impressed with her engaging and energetic live act ...

Paddy Keenan at De Barra’s

Monday, March 2nd, 2009 Posted in corkgigs, Ireland, Irish trad music, Live Music, Music, Photography | No Comments »

Uber-piper Paddy Keenan played in de Barra's in Clonakilty Thursday week ago accompanied on stage by guitarist Tommy O'Sullivan.  The pair have an album, The Long Grazing Acre, from which they took quite of a bit of material for the ...

Mick Flannery at Cork Opera House 2008

Monday, February 9th, 2009 Posted in corkgigs, Ireland, Live Music, Music, Photography | No Comments »

Mick Flannery played his annual Christmas gig in the Opera House to a packed house back in Decemeber.  Mick has come on in leaps and bounds this year with the release of White Lies and regular airplay on the national ...