Paul-Kin’s fifty-four comments

  • Re: What are your most hated tunes?

    I love to play the mason's apron and listen to it because it a really cool tune to play. No matter who you play it to they will get up and do a little dance. Some people think your showing off when your playing it but your not really your just playing it ... more…

  • Golden Eagle

    I love this hornpipe because it stand out and sounds like no other. Keiran Hanrahan was the first person I heard playing this and fell in love with it striaght away.Not the easiest tune to play on the Banjo for people with small fingers. more…

  • Looking for a tune

    Does anybody know where I can find St Jude's reel. De Dannan play it after Hey Jude on one of their CD's. Thank's more…

  • Read this

    I got this story off some web site and thought it was brillant its about frankie Gavin. A fiddle player called Pat died and went up to heaven. He was delighted to get there, as lots of his favourite musicians he'd always wanted to play music with (Michael... more…

  • Re: To become good

    A good player once said to me your actually learning for the rest of your life. I think he's right because everyday you play your learning more. more…

  • Who inspired you

    I was just wondering who was it that inspired you to play and listen to ITM. Gerry O'Connor was the first bit of ITM that I heard and afer that I knew I was hooked. Even though I play the banjo I mostly listen to fiddle players. I couldn't choose a favori... more…

  • Re: Banjo triplet

    Thank's for your comments ptarmigan. more…

  • Banjo triplet

    I was just wondering if any banjo players had any techniques on doing triplets on the banjo. Like do you take time off playing and just do triplets for ten minutes or something? And does anybody do triplets starting on an upstroke? Plus have you any techn... more…

  • Morning Thrush

    Noel hill plays this on one of his ablums. I thought it was sweet. James Ennis composed this when he was young and won first prize at a Fleadh for the best newly composed tune. more…

  • Great album

    I bought this Album today and the music is just class. If I wanted to play a fiddle I love the style he uses. Well worth the money go out and get it. more…