justabloke’s thirty-four comments

  • Re: The Lonesome Fiddler

    Well what can I say, I came across this album on Spotify by accident and it has become an instant favorite of mine, together with Breda Keville's "The Hop Down". Beautiful, sultry music, relaxed pace and a gorgeous, rich tone that are unfortunately hard t... more…

  • A breath of fresh air!

    Really refreshing CD with an energetic, artsy take on traditional tunes. I'm usually not a fan of messing with tradition but this seems to be the exception, really love the stuff! more…

  • Re: Excalibur concertinas?

    Oh man, i think i'll give it a miss... more…

  • Excalibur concertinas?

    Hi lads, more…

  • Re: Tuam Festival Anyone?

    Boom boom is right! more…

  • Tuam Festival Anyone?

    Hey lads, anyone going to the Tuam trad festival for the Workshops and sessions this Saturday? more…

  • Re: August Bank Holiday Festivals?

    Yeah thanks for the tips. I saw the Ballyshannon one but they've no proper fiddle worskshops, might see if I can get a lift up anyway. If the weather's nice could stop in Bundoran for a swim. more…

  • August Bank Holiday Festivals?

    Hi lads, more…

  • Re: RSI

    I have been playing the fiddle for 8 years now and never had a problem until...4 months ago when I started getting tingly arms and legs, aching arms and incredibly sore wrists. Fiddle and computers have crippled me! I had to give up playing, poping pain k... more…

  • Re: fiddle teachers in ballina?

    Ah Ah, no it's in the North-West of Ireland. Next stop, Iceland! more…