Tuesday, 31 August 2010


pdebee plays a wonderful intro to the song Kellswater, an old Andy Irvine/Planxty song. So sad he does not sing the song. Nevertheless good chance to watch how he plays and to learn the song. plebe made the video private. Here's the link to youtube:

Monday, 30 August 2010

New Videos of Julie Fowlis

There are some new videos of Julie Fowlis at youtube. I hope I'll have a chance to see her live again in the near future, she's getting better and better.
Hùg air Bhonnaid Mhore and Puirt a buil

Biodh an Deoch and the Thatcher Set

Beth Patterson plays Wasted Years

Beth Patterson plays a lovely song called Wasted Years. Filmed in the French Quarter of New Orleans at Yo Mama's.

Interview with Andy Irvine

An interview made by Paul Brett outside St. Canice's Cathedral on August 12th 2010.

Review of a cittern made by Nigel Forster

Markkunkel reviews a 10-String Cittern made by Nigel Forster. This cittern was originally made for Aaron Jones of Old Blind Dogs but he didn't use it. So finally the instrument found it's way to Markkunkel.

Barnacles plays "Mountain in Navare"

Barnacles posted a new video, a lovely song called Mountain in Navare. No more information available.

Saturday, 28 August 2010

New Blog for Bouzouki GDAE-Tuning

Filip Demortier started a lovely new blog for all players of GDAE-Tuning. Lots of information, tunes and songs to be found there. I think, even players of GDAD tuning like me will profit from this blog. So have a look at