Michael Coleman

'We have lost the most loved musician' – Remembering Joe Burke (1939–2021)
News
'We have lost the most loved musician' – Remembering...
Renowned accordion player died on 20 February aged 81. The...
Feb 23, 2021
Previously Unheard Michael Coleman Tracks to Be Made Public This Month
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Previously Unheard Michael Coleman Tracks to Be Made Public This...
The recordings were made in the home of fiddle-player Lad O...
Feb 4, 2021
Is It Time to Separate Irish Traditional Music from Irishness?
Opinion
Is It Time to Separate Irish Traditional Music from Irishness?
‘Trad Nation’, a new book by fiddle-player and scholar Tes...
Nov 26, 2020
RIP Fiddle-player Ben Lennon
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RIP Fiddle-player Ben Lennon
Influential Leitrim musician passes away.
Mar 30, 2020
From Broken Dream to Musical Healing
Reviews
From Broken Dream to Musical Healing
Adrian Scahill reviews 'Aisling Ghéar', a stark...
Mar 22, 2018
The Master's Return
Reviews
The Master's Return
Frankie Gavin and Malachy Bourke's fiddle tribute to...
Oct 14, 2015
The Manufacture of Irish Traditional Music
Opinion
The Manufacture of Irish Traditional Music
Is Irish traditional music a newly constructed music – ...
Jun 15, 2015
The Otherworld: Music & Song from Irish Tradition
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The Otherworld: Music & Song from Irish Tradition
The Otherworld: Music and Song from Irish Tradition is a...
Dec 12, 2012
Let Go of the Language of the Past
Opinion
Let Go of the Language of the Past
The language we use around traditional music isn’t about...
Dec 1, 2009
The Thing Itself
Opinion
The Thing Itself
How do we recognise the real thing in traditional music?
Jan 1, 2009
Opinion
Southside Sessions
A review of the inaugural TRADITION:DL, the Dún Laoghaire...
Sep 1, 2007
Reviews
Live Reviews: Temple Bar Trad 2006, Festival Concerts – Saturday...
Various venues, Temple Bar, Dublin / 26-29 January 2006
Mar 1, 2006
Jazz Musicians are from Mars, Traditional Musicians are from Venus
Opinion
Jazz Musicians are from Mars, Traditional Musicians are from...
Throughout the world – from Brazil to Scandinavia – jazz...
Mar 1, 2005