mainee mcgrath’s nine comments

  • Fleadh tunes

    I'll be entering the bleach in concertina This year and I am looking for some nice jigs and reels. I'm more into happier tunes if you know what I mean, so if you have any suggestions please let me know, thanks a million :) more…

  • Re: Whether you like all music or not…

    I think that of course you don't have to like all music but that you should 100% appreciate it and embrace it. I don't think that's it's right to hold grudges against tunes because of who you may associate it with but to each their own I'm not going to st... more…

  • Re: Any new great bands or great musicians on the Irish traditional scene from the last decade?

    donal clancy has 3 albums .the first is pure trad music the second is just singing and the third,released recently, is a mixture of both ,excellent music. more…

  • Re: concertinas

    This is my fifth year playing concertina and I know I'll never give it up, it's such a beautiful instrument when played well. One of my favorite players is Edele Fox. more…

  • Re: concertinas

    I also play C/G anglo,30 buttons, it's a morse ceili more…

  • Re: Cooley’s

    I learned this tune a few months ago,and I think it has so much spirit. more…

  • concertinas

    is it just me or does it seem like there are almost no other concertina players here? more…

  • Re: The Stone in the field

    donal clancy plays this tune on danu album Up In The Air. This is a beautiful version of the tune played on guitar. more…

  • tionol nioclas toibin

    This is an annual event held in febuary.It is very local,but musicians,including Liam O'Connor, more…