stripthewillow’s seventy comments

  • Moving to Nürnberg

    I am moving to Nürnberg in January and keen to find some Irish music sessions to join in and to listen. Is there anyone out there in session land able to point me in the right direction? more…

  • Re: Foliada

    Is this still going? I'm in town next week, cheers more…

  • Re: Irish music in Japan

    oh - next time I'm in Tokyo I must try join a session ... are there many? more…

  • Re: CGDA Banjo Tuning

    CGDA is tenor banjo tuning. The trad irish banjo is tuned like a mandolin/fiddle - GDAE? At least this is how it seems to be among the banjo players I meet. more…

  • Still going strong

    Hi All - this is a great session suitable for all; We're still going strong, so come along and enjoy a great night of irish traditional music and song. more…

  • Re: English or Irish music?

    Irish for sure... more…

  • Re: banjo question

    coming from Mandolin playing, were it wasnt really an issue, I find this a big problem. Anchor on the skin and the sound just dies... Tried anchoring on the bridge, but you're not able to get the right noise out of the Banjo then. Too long playng with b... more…

  • Bruton Castle

    3rd Thursday each month. more…

  • Re: Battlefield Band Tunes

    Battlefield Band headlining at Priddy folk festival this year of course! more…

  • Re: Marcus Music

    Marcus Music store has been around a loooong time. Originally in smithfield market, I remember it being at bottom of North St - where I bought my first guitar in 1979. I sill pop in to the the store whenever I am "home" and take a look round. Last time I... more…