juniper’s forty-four comments

  • Re: The Dubliner Pub

    Still going strong! Gets quite busy and noisy with patrons, but session often occurs in cafe section. more…

  • Re: O’Gara’s

    O’Gara’s no longer exists, as the owner recently announced that he would not reopen the bar. more…

  • Port Dreoilin An Daingin

    From the playing of Méabh Ní Bheaglaoich and Matt Griffin, “Cuisle” (2015) more…

  • The Dubliner Pub

    Weekly session at the Dubliner, 6-9pm on Fridays. Intermediate level. more…

  • Re: lead singers Mic feeding back

    A sound system is like a musical instrument: you have to learn how to use it. If your singer chooses not to use the microphone in the proper manner, then he sounds bad (or doesn’t sound at all). more…

  • Re: Guinness Foreign Extra Stout

    Being a brewer, I can assure you that there is far more variety in the US now than there was 30 yrs ago. more…

  • Re: Dating in Irish music

    I met my wife at the local ceili dance: I was playing accordion, she was dancing. We entered into our relationship with the knowledge that I loved the accordion first. ;) more…

  • Re: Tormenting the neighbours

    Just play quieter. Don’t push/pull on bellows quite as hard. For the first five years that I played box, one of the local fiddlers always commented that I played quieter than any box player he’d ever heard. more…

  • Re: Audacity Merits

    I wouldn’t use transcribe! or the amazing slow downer. Even if they are cheap to buy, audacity remains free and easy to use. Any and all upgrades to audacity are free, too. more…

  • Re: Box players and their left hands…

    nicholas is probably right. more…