feadoger’s thirty-six comments

  • Re: The best Session in Ireland

    The berst session in Ireland at the moment takes place in Ri Seisiun pub,Roosky,Co Roscommon...trust me its great...Friday nites/Sunday afternoons more…

  • Re: Any festivals/fleadhs in ireland over easter period ?

    i cant believe none of ye mentioned the Roscommon Fleadh,the first of the year, in Ballaghadereen, for the first time since 1978. Anybody in the know realises that the Ros fleadh is a fiesta of great music and craic in the epicentre of the tradition,coun... more…

  • Ri Seisiun sessions

    Warm musician friendly pub on the banks of the Shannon in Co Roscommon. The pub is run by padraig lane, who is a trad music enthusiast and only wants trad in his pub! more…

  • Re: Any Flutes For Sale!?

    A pupil of mine has a Seery for sale. Excellent condition,good tone, easy to blow into. Good case with it. Reasonable price..will take nearest offer. more…

  • Looking for Patsy Hanly stories/anecdotes

    Patsy Hanly, the great flute player and character is shortly to be honoured in his home town,Roscomon,for his contribution to the music and the tradition. We'd love to get any stories or anecdotes people out there in cyberspace may have about this witty,... more…

  • Re: Isnt it great that fleadhs last for a week..officially(!!) nowadays

    yea,Bannerman,I heard the Clare fleadh is happening this weekend. Sounds like fun! Check out the Connaught fleadh at www.fleadhchonnacht2009.com more…

  • A full week of fabulous events. highlights include John Wynne CD launch,Bloom of youth concert, At the Racket and the border collies in concert, workshops, session trail, fully scheduled gig rig, Classical connection(O'Carolan/Baroque) concert, audio/vis... more…

  • Isnt it great that fleadhs last for a week..officially(!!) nowadays

    I see that the upcoming Connaught fleadh cheoil on Roscommon town goes on for a full week. Should be great.. i believe that the people there are really up for it. Back in the eighties during the last recession, some of us can remember going to a fleadh ... more…

  • John Carty plays in his home county with his unique 1920's style group,Seamus O'Donnell on sax/vocals,Brian Mcgrath on piano/banjo,Michael McCague on guitar, and of course,Carty,the maestro, on fiddle and banjo. They are supported by the raw bar and eart... more…

  • This should be a great concert featuring the legendarySinger O'Se, the almost legendary(!) box player, Martin Donohoe, and the eternally legendary lilter,Seamus Fay, with the much travelled NYAH band. more…